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Speaker: Kaveh Razavi

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Kaveh Razavi is a security researcher at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in the Netherlands. He is currently mostly interested in reliable exploitation and mitigation of hardware vulnerabilities and side-channel attacks on OS/hardware interfaces. His recently publicized work include reliable Rowhammer exploitation in the browsers, clouds and mobile phones which won two distinguished awards. His recent AnC cache attack significantly compromises ASLR in the browser.

Previously, he has been part of a CERT team specializing in operating system security, has worked on authentication systems of a Swiss bank, and has spent two summers in Microsoft Research building large-scale system prototypes. He holds a BSc from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, an MSc from ETH Zurich and a PhD from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.