IFIP Working Group 10.4
Dependable Computing and Fault Tolerance

73rd Meeting

Goa, India

January 11-15, 2018


Meeting   Hosts 

  Santonu Sarkar and Arjun C Halarnkar,
  Birla Inst. of Technology and Science Pilani, Goa, India


Program-at-a-Glance and Contents

Workshop on Emerging Challenges for Resilience
of Critical Cloudbased Operations: When Privacy Meets Availability


HariGovind V. (Hari) Ramasamy,
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA



Session 1

Session 2

Session 3

Session 4

Session 5

Session 6

Research Reports

Business Meeting

List of Attendees

Workshop on Emerging of Emerging Challenges for Resilience of Critical Cloudbased Operations: When Privacy Meets Availability

January 11-15, 2018 (Thursday to Sunday)


9:00 Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg) and Santonu Sarkar (Birla Inst. of Technology and Science Pilani, Goa, India)
Meeting Start: Introduction to the meeting


Session 1 - Privacy-Preserving Cloud Application — Chair: Bojan Cukic

9:15 Hari Ramasamy (IBM, USA), Introduction to the Workshop


9:30 Pascal Felber (University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland), Trusted Execution Environments for Privacy-preserving Cloud Applications

10:15 Sonia Ben Mokhtar (INSA de Lyon, Lyon, France), Enforcing privacy in online services: the privacy vs data utility tradeoff

Session 2 - Dependable Cloud Computing — Chair: Mohamed Kaâniche

11:15 Nuno Neves (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal), Resilient Multi-Cloud Virtual Networks

12:00 Discusssion Spanning Sessions 1 and 2

Session 3 - Cloud Operational Resiliency: Industry Best Practices — Chair: Karama Kanoun

16:15 Anurodh Kanchan (Myntra, India), DevOps Practices for Resiliency on the Cloud

17:00 Sreekrishnan Venkiteswaran (IBM, India), Dependability on Hybrid Clouds: Practitioner Insights

17:45 Discussion  

Session 4 - Privacy-preserving Cloud Data Access — Chair: Rui Oliveira

9:00 Bernardo Ferreira (NOVA LINCS / Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal), Searching Encrypted Data in the Cloud: the Quest for Practical Security

9:45 Paulo Esteves-Veríssimo (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg), Architecture-aware privacy-preserving DNA Filtering and Alignment


Session 5 - Cloud Security and Privacy — Chair: Antonio Casimiro

11:00 Christof Fetzer (TU Dresden, Germany), Building Secure Cloud-Native Applications with SCONE


11:45 Marco Veira (University of Coimbra, Portugal), The ATMOSPHERE approach for Resilient Cloud Computing

12:30 Discussion  

Session 6 - Workshop Wrap Up

16:00Presentations of Summaries by Session Rapporteurs and Discussion

Session 1 Report/Summary

Session 2 Report/Summary

Session 3 Report/Summary
Session 4 Report/Summary

Session 5 Report/Summary


Research Reports

Nuno Antunes (University of Coimbra, Portugal), (Yet) Another Attempt At Online Failure Prédiction


Andrey Brito (Universidad Federal de Campinas Grande, Brazil), Secure and Privacy-Aware Data Dissemination

António Casimiro (LaSIGE, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal), Enforcing Timeliness and Safety in Mission-Critical Systems

Mohamed Kaâniche, (LAAS-CNRS, France) Intrusion Detection for IoT Based on Physical Communication Profiling

Ibéria Medeiros (LaSIGE, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal), Building a SIEM in the Cloud


Rui Oliveira (University of Minho & INESC TEC, Portugal), Secure SQL Processing


R K Shyamasundar (IIT Bombay, India), SecHadoop: End-to-End Privacy Preserving Hadoope



Business Meeting

IFIP Working Group 10.4 business meeting


List of Attendees

Names and Contact Information