Sihan Wang

Computer Science Engineering. Michigan State University

I am a 4th year Ph.D. candidate in Computer Science and Engineering at the Michigan State University, advised by Prof. Guan-Hua (Scott) Tu.

My research interests include wireless network, mobile computing and network security.

I am currently working on projects focusing on cellular IoT and mobile network security.


Nov 2, 2022 Our cellular emergency service (9-1-1) security paper is accepted by ACM MobiCom’22 with received Best Community Paper Award Runner-Up award.
Jan 11, 2022 Our MPKIX (Mobile-assisted PKIX) paper is accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing.
Aug 26, 2021 Our work on cellular IoT security is accepted at ACM MobiCom 2021.

Selected publications

  1. Mobicom’22
    Uncovering insecure designs of cellular emergency services (911)
    Hu, Yiwen, Chen, Min-Yue, Tu, Guan-Hua, Li, Chi-Yu, Wang, Sihan, Shi, Jingwen, Xie, Tian, Xiao, Li, Peng, Chunyi, Tan, Zhaowei, and others,
    In Proceedings of the 28th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing And Networking 2022
  2. TMC’22
    MPKIX: Towards More Accountable and Secure Internet Application Services via Mobile Networked Systems
    Xie, Tian*, Wang, Sihan* (*: Co-Primary), Lei, Xinyu, Shi, Jingwen, Tu, Guan-Hua, and Li, Chi-Yu
    In IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing 2022
  3. Mobicom’21
    Insecurity of Operational Cellular IoT Service: New Vulnerabilities, Attacks, and Countermeasures
    Wang, Sihan, Tu, Guan-Hua, Lei, Xinyu, Xie, Tian, Li, Chi-Yu, Chou, Po-Yi, Hsieh, Fucheng, Hu, Yiwen, Xiao, Li, and Peng, Chunyi
    In Proceedings of the 27th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking 2021
  4. CodaSpy’21
    BFastPay: A Routing-free Protocol for Fast Payment in Bitcoin Network
    Lei, Xinyu, Tu, Guan-Hua, Xie, Tian, and Wang, Sihan
    In Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM Conference on Data and Application Security and Privacy 2021
  5. CodaSpy’21
    Security Threats from Bitcoin Wallet Smartphone Applications: Vulnerabilities, Attacks, and Countermeasures
    Hu, Yiwen, Wang, Sihan, Tu, Guan-Hua, Xiao, Li, Xie, Tian, Lei, Xinyu, and Li, Chi-Yu
    In Proceedings of the Eleventh ACM Conference on Data and Application Security and Privacy 2021
  6. SSCI’19
    Exploring the Insecurity of Google Account Registration Protocol via Model Checking
    Xie, Tian, Wang, Sihan, Tu, Guan-Hua, Li, Chi-Yu, and Lei, Xinyu
    In 2019 IEEE Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence (SSCI) 2019