About Me

I'm a Phd. student at Stony Brook university, member of the Network Security and Applied Cryptography(NSAC) Lab, under the guidance of Prof. Radu Sion.

My research interests include computer security, network security, currently focusing on improving the privacy on mobile devices.

Work Experience

May 2016 - Present

Stony Brook University

Research Assistant in the NSAC lab, under the guidance of Radu Sion

May 2019 - February 2020

Samsung Research America

Research Intern in the KNOX lab, helping with increasing the security of Samsung mobile devices.

June 2018 - August 2018

Samsung Research America

Research Intern in the KNOX lab, helping with increasing the security of Samsung mobile devices.

August 2015 - May 2016

Stony Brook University

Teaching Assistant for CSE 308 - Software Engineering and CSE 214 - Computer Science II

September 2013 - August 2015

Luminos Labs

.NET developer, responsible with developing parts or entire software e-commerce and finance solutions.

June 2013 - September 2013

Luminos Labs

.NET developer intern, responsible with constructing a sample e-commerce solution

August 2012 - October 2012

ULLINK

Junior Java Developer, responsible for developing a report generating solution for the company owned project.

July 2012 - August 2012

ULLINK

Junior Java Developer

Education

Doctor of Philosophy - 2015 - Present

Stony Brook University

Department of Computer Science, Network Security and Applied Cryptography Lab

Bachelor's Degree - 2010 - 2014

Technical University of Cluj Napoca

Automatics and Computer Science, Computer Science-English

High school graduation certificate 2006 - 2010

"Horea Closca si Crisan" National College

Mathematics and Informatics, focusing on Informatics

My Publications

  • All
  • Papers
  • Posters
  • Darius Suciu, Michael Ferdman, Radu Sion (2020). "DroidShield: Protecting Confidential Data from Untrusted Applications and Operating Systems". Under Submission
  • Darius Suciu, Stephen McLaughlin, Laurent Simon, Radu Sion (2020). "Horizontal Privilege Escalation in Trusted Applications". 29th Usenix Security Symposium
  • Darius Suciu, Radu Sion (2016). "DroidShield: Protecting User Applications from Normal World Access". Reviewed poster at ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security CCS 2016 (acceptance rate: 41%[38/92])
  • Chen Chen, Darius Suciu, Radu Sion (2016). "KXRay: Introspecting the Kernel for Rootkit Timing Footprints". Reviewed poster at ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security CCS 2016 (acceptance rate: 41%[38/92])
  • Darius Suciu, Vlad Itu, Alexandru Cosma, Mihaela Dinsoreanu and Rodica Potolea (2014). "Learning Good Opinions from Just Two Words Is Not Bad".In Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval
  • Cosma, Alexandru, Vlad Itu, Darius Suciu, Mihaela Dinsoreanu and Rodica Potolea, R. (2014, September). "Overcoming the domain barrier in opinion extraction". In Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing (ICCP), 2014 IEEE International Conference on (pp. 289-296). IEEE.
  • Darius Suciu, Michael Ferdman, Radu Sion (2020). "DroidShield: Protecting Confidential Data from Untrusted Applications and Operating Systems". Under Submission
  • Darius Suciu, Stephen McLaughlin, Laurent Simon, Radu Sion (2020). "Horizontal Privilege Escalation in Trusted Applications". 29th Usenix Security Symposium
  • Darius Suciu, Vlad Itu, Alexandru Cosma, Mihaela Dinsoreanu and Rodica Potolea (2014). "Learning Good Opinions from Just Two Words Is Not Bad".In Proceedings of the International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval
  • Cosma, Alexandru, Vlad Itu, Darius Suciu, Mihaela Dinsoreanu and Rodica Potolea, R. (2014, September). "Overcoming the domain barrier in opinion extraction". In Intelligent Computer Communication and Processing (ICCP), 2014 IEEE International Conference on (pp. 289-296). IEEE.
  • Darius Suciu, Radu Sion (2016). "DroidShield: Protecting User Applications from Normal World Access". Reviewed poster at ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security CCS 2016 (acceptance rate: 41%[38/92])
  • Chen Chen, Darius Suciu, Radu Sion (2016). "KXRay: Introspecting the Kernel for Rootkit Timing Footprints". Reviewed poster at ACM Conference on Computer and Communication Security CCS 2016 (acceptance rate: 41%[38/92])