Web Privacy — Arvind Narayanan

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Papers

Journal
When the cookie meets the blockchain: Privacy risks of web payments via cryptocurrencies
Steven Goldfeder, Harry Kalodner, Dillon Reisman, Arvind Narayanan.
Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PoPETs) 2018.
Blog post.
Journal
I never signed up for this! Privacy implications of email tracking
Steven Englehardt, Jeffrey Han, Arvind Narayanan.
Proceedings on Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PoPETs) 2018.
Blog post.
Draft
The future of ad blocking: An analytical framework and new techniques
Grant Storey, Dillon Reisman, Jonathan Mayer, Arvind Narayanan.
Manuscript, 2017.
Blog post.
Workshop
Battery Status Not Included: Assessing Privacy in Web Standards
Lukasz Olejnik, Steven Englehardt, Arvind Narayanan.
International Workshop on Privacy Engineering 2017.
Best paper award.
Book chapter
The Princeton Web Transparency and Accountability Project
Arvind Narayanan, Dillon Reisman.
To appear in "Transparent data mining for Big and Small Data". Editors: Tania Cerquitelli, Daniele Quercia, Frank Pasquale. Springer. 2017.
Conference
De-anonymizing Web Browsing Data with Social Networks
Jessica Su, Ansh Shukla, Sharad Goel, Arvind Narayanan.
World Wide Web Conference 2017.
Conference
Online tracking: A 1-million-site measurement and analysis
Steven Englehardt, Arvind Narayanan.
ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, 2016.
FPF Privacy Papers for Policy Makers Award.
Conference
Cookies that give you away: Evaluating the surveillance implications of web tracking
Steven Englehardt, Dillon Reisman, Christian Eubank, Peter Zimmerman, Jonathan Mayer, Arvind Narayanan, Edward Felten.
WWW 2015.
Blog post.
Conference
The Web never forgets: Persistent tracking mechanisms in the wild
Gunes Acar, Christian Eubank, Steven Englehardt, Marc Juarez, Arvind Narayanan, Claudia Diaz.
ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, 2014.
Related blog post: The hidden perils of cookie syncing.
Workshop
Privacy concerns of implicit secondary factors for web authentication
Joseph Bonneau, Edward W. Felten, Prateek Mittal, Arvind Narayanan
Adventures in Authentication: WAY Workshop, 2014.
Draft
Web Privacy Measurement: Scientific principles, engineering platform, and new results
Steven Englehardt, Christian Eubank, Peter Zimmerman, Dillon Reisman, Arvind Narayanan.
Manuscript, 2014.
Workshop
Shining the Floodlights on Mobile Web Tracking — A Privacy Survey
Christian Eubank, Marcela Melara, Diego Perez-Botero, Arvind Narayanan.
Web 2.0 Security & Privacy (W2SP) 2013.
Policy
Privacy considerations of online behavioural tracking
Claude Castelluccia and Arvind Narayanan.
European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) expert report, 2012.
Policy
Do Not Track: A Universal Third-Party Web Tracking Opt Out
Jonathan Mayer, Arvind Narayanan, Sid Stamm.
IETF Internet-Draft, 2011.
Policy
Do Not Track FTC Comment
Jonathan Mayer, Arvind Narayanan.
2011.
Conference
Adnostic: Privacy Preserving Targeted Advertising
Vincent Toubiana, Arvind Narayanan, Dan Boneh, Helen Nissenbaum, Solon Barocas.
Network and Distributed System Security Symposium 2010.

Blog posts

Web Census Notebook: A new tool for studying web privacy 09 Jun 2017

The Thinning Line Between Commercial and Government Surveillance (with Dillon Reisman) May 15, 2017

Don’t Be Comforted by Internet Providers' Promises to Protect Your Privacy (with Sharad Goel) Apr 04, 2017

All the News That’s Fit to Change: Insights Into a Corpus of 2.5 Million News Headlines (Dillon Reisman) Sep 14, 2016

Can Facebook really make ads unblockable? 11 Aug 2016

The workshop on Data and Algorithmic Transparency 10 Aug 2016

A Peek at A/B Testing in the Wild (Dillon Reisman) May 25, 2016

The Web Privacy Problem Is a Transparency Problem: Introducing the OpenWPM Measurement Tool (Steven Englehardt) Jan 14, 2016

Do Privacy Studies Help? A Retrospective Look at Canvas Fingerprinting (Steven Englehardt) Jan 12, 2016

Verizon’s Tracking Header: Can They Do Better? (Steven Englehardt) Jan 14, 2015

The Hidden Perils of Cookie Syncing (Steven Englehardt) Aug 07, 2014

Cognitive Disconnect: Understanding Facebook Connect Login Permissions (Nicky Robinson) Jun 18, 2014

Eternal vigilance is a solvable technology problem: A proposal for streamlined privacy alerts 21 Apr 2014

Web Measurement for Fairness and Transparency Nov 25, 2013

Online price discrimination: Conspicuous by its absence 08 Jan 2013

New Developments in Deanonymization 17 Dec 2012

Tracking Not Required: Behavioral Targeting 11 Jun 2012

Web Privacy Measurement: Genesis of a Community 04 Jun 2012

Privacy and the Market for Lemons, or How Websites Are Like Used Cars 18 Mar 2011

One Click Frauds and Identity Leakage: Two Trends on a Collision Course 22 Feb 2011

Facebook’s Instant Personalization: An Analysis of Fundamental Privacy Flaws 28 Sep 2010

“Do Not Track” Explained 20 Sep 2010

Yet Another Identity Stealing Bug. Will Creeping Normalcy be the Result? 01 Jun 2010

History Stealing: It’s All Shades of Grey 09 Mar 2010

Google Docs Identity Leak Bug Fixed 23 Feb 2010

How Google Docs Leaks Your Identity 22 Feb 2010

Ubercookies Part 2: History Stealing meets the Social Web 19 Feb 2010

Cookies, Supercookies and Ubercookies: Stealing the Identity of Web Visitors 18 Feb 2010

Press

DoNotTrack 'Do Not Track'? Oh What the Heck, Go Ahead
PC World (via IDG News), May 21, 2014
DoNotTrack Intrusos Invisibles: Cómo Proteger Su Privacidad en El Internet
Univision Chicago, Nov 05, 2013
DoNotTrack, Privacy Can I Get Some Privacy?
Stanford Magazine, Mar 11, 2013
DoNotTrack Do Not Track Me Online, Please
CBC News, Mar 22, 2011
DoNotTrack Don’t Follow Me
The Stanford Daily, Jan 18, 2011
DoNotTrack What if There Was a Do-Not-Track List for Online Browsing?
NYT Gadgetwise blog, Dec 02, 2010
DoNotTrack Stanford Students Create 'Do Not Track' Software
Stanford Report, Dec 02, 2010
DoNotTrack Techies, Not Lawmakers, Can Curb Online Tracking
CNN Opinion, Dec 02, 2010
adnostic, DoNotTrack Privads: Better BT Alternative?
Daily Online Examiner, Oct 28, 2009