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Senior Research Scientist
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY USA


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Using Deception in Markov Game to Understand Adversarial Behaviors through a Capture-The-Flag Environment
Siddhant Bhambri, Purv Chauhan, Frederico Araujo, Adam Doup? and Subbarao Kambhampati
Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security (GameSec), 2022

Self-Modulating Endpoint Observability
Frederico Araujo, Teryl Tylor
FloCon, 2022


An Open Stack for Threat Hunting in Hybrid Cloud with Connected Observability
Frederico Araujo, Jiyong Jang, Xiaokui Shu, Teryl Taylor
Black Hat Europe - Arsenal, 2021

Crook-sourced Intrusion Detection as a Service
Frederico Araujo, Gbadebo Ayoade, Khaled Al-Naami, Yang Gao, Kevin W. Hamlen, Latifur Khan
Journal of Information Security and Applications, 2021

Evidential Cyber Threat Hunting
Frederico Araujo, Dhilung Kirat, Xiaokui Shu, Teryl Taylor, Jiyong Jang
SIAM AI/ML for Cyber Security Workshop, 2021

Software Deception Steering through Version Emulation
Frederico Araujo, Sailik Sengupta, Jiyong Jang, Adam Doupe, Kevin W. Hamlen, Subbarao Kambhampati
Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences (HICSS), 2021

A Pluggable Edge-Processing Pipeline for SysFlow
Frederico Araujo, Teryl Taylor
FloCon, 2021


Towards an Open Format for Scalable System Telemetry
Teryl Taylor*, Frederico Araujo*, Xiaokui Shu (*equal contribution)
IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2020

Improving Cybersecurity Hygiene through JIT Patching
Frederico Araujo, Teryl Taylor
Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE), 2020

SysFlow: Scalable System Telemetry for Improved Security Analytics
Frederico Araujo, Teryl Taylor
FloCon, 2020

Automating Cyberdeception Evaluation with Deep Learning
Gbadebo Ayoade, Frederico Araujo, Khaled Al-Naami, Ahmand M. Mustafa, Yang Gao, Kevin W. Hamlen, Latifur Khan
Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences, 2020


Deception-enhanced Threat Sensing for Resilient Intrusion Detection
Frederico Araujo, Gbadebo Ayoade, and Kevin W. Hamlen.
Autonomous Cyber Deception: Reasoning, Adaptive Planning, and Evaluation of HoneyThings., Springer, 2019

Improving Intrusion Detectors by Crook-sourcing
Frederico Araujo, Gbadebo Ayoade, Khaled Al-Naami, Yang Gao, Kevin W. Hamlen, Latifur Khan
Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2019


Threat Intelligence Computing
Xiaokui Shu, Frederico Araujo, Douglas Schales, Marc Stoecklin, Jiyong Jang, Heqing Huang, Josyula Rao
25th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS), 2018

Cross-Stack Threat Sensing for Cyber Security and Resilience
Frederico Araujo, Teryl Taylor, Jialong Zhang, Marc Ph. Stoecklin
Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks, 2018

Hidden in Plain Sight: Filesystem View Separation for Data Integrity and Deception
Teryl Taylor*, Frederico Araujo*, Anne Kohlbrenner, Marc Ph. Stoecklin (*equal contribution)
Proceedings of the Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware & Vulnerability Assessment, 2018

Dressed Up: Baiting Attackers through Endpoint Service Projection
Marc Stoecklin, Jialong Zhang, Frederico Araujo and Teryl Taylor
Proceedings of the ACM Work. on Security in Software Defined Networks & Network Function Virtualization, 2018


Unsupervised Deep Embedding for Novel Class Detection over Data Stream
Ahmad M. Mustafa, Gbadebo Ayoade, Khaled Al-Naami, Latifur Khan, Kevin W. Hamlen, Bhavani Thuraisingham, Frederico Araujo
IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2017

Hidden in Plain Sight: A Filesystem for Data Integrity and Confidentiality
Anne Kohlbrenner, Frederico Araujo, Teryl Taylor, Marc Ph. Stoecklin
Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications Security, pp. 2523--2525, ACM


Engineering Cyber-Deceptive Software
Frederico Araujo
The University of Texas at Dallas (Best Dissertation Award), 2016

Embedded Honeypotting
Frederico Araujo, Kevin W. Hamlen
Cyber Deception: Building the Scientific Foundation, pp. 203--233, Springer International Publishing, 2016


Experiences with Honey-Patching in Active Cyber Security Education
Frederico Araujo, Mohammad Shapouri, Sonakshi Pandey, Kevin W. Hamlen
8th Workshop on Cyber Security Experimentation and Test (CSET), 2015

Compiler-instrumented, dynamic secret-redaction of legacy processes for attacker deception
Frederico Araujo, Kevin Hamlen
24th USENIX Security Symposium, pp. 145--159, 2015


From Patches to Honey-Patches: Lightweight Attacker Misdirection, Deception, and Disinformation
Frederico Araujo, Kevin W. Hamlen, Sebastian Biedermann, Stefan Katzenbeisser
CSAW Best Applied Research Paper Award
21st ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS)
, 2014

Best Applied Security Research Paper Award, NYU-Poli CSAW'14


DIVAs 4.0: A multi-agent based simulation framework
Mohammad Al-Zinati, Frederico Araujo, Dane Kuiper, Junia Valente, RZ Wenkstern
Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE/ACM 17th International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications, pp. 105--114

Divas 4.0: A framework for the development of situated multi-agent based simulation systems
Frederico Araujo, Junia Valente, Mohammad Al-Zinati, Dane Kuiper, Rym Zalila-Wenkstern
Best Demo Paper Award
Proceedings of the 2013 international conference on Autonomous agents and multi-agent systems
, pp. 1351--1352

Best Demo Paper Award


On Modeling and Verification of Agent-Based Traffic Simulation Properties in Alloy
Junia Valente, Frederico Araujo, Rym Z Wenkstern
International Journal of Agent Technologies and Systems (IJATS) 4(4), 38--60, IGI Global, 2012

Modeling agent-based traffic simulation properties in Alloy
F Araujo, J Valente, RZ Wenkstern
Best Paper Award, Best Overall Paper Award
Proceedings of the 2012 Symposium on Agent Directed Simulation
, pp. 5

Best Paper Award, Best Overall Paper Award