Yonghwi Kwon

Graduate Student

Joined department: Fall 2012
BE (Summa Cum Laude), Konkuk University (Korea), Computer Science and Engineering (2011)
MS, Purdue University, Computer Science (2017)

I am a graduate student in the Department of Computer Science at Purdue University. I work with Prof. Xiangyu Zhang and Prof. Dongyan Xu.

My research interests include, but not limited to, dynamic/static binary analysis, reverse-engineering, and system security.

In particular, I am interested in solving security and debugging problems using dynamic binary analysis and translation techniques.

Selected Publications
A2C: Self Destructing Exploit Executions via Input Perturbation
Yonghwi Kwon, Brendan Saltaformaggio, I Luk Kim, Kyu Hyung Lee, Xiangyu Zhang, and Dongyan Xu,
In Proc. NDSS'17
LDX: Causality Inference by Lightweight Dual Execution
Yonghwi Kwon, Dohyeong Kim, William N. Sumner, Kyungtae Kim, Brendan Saltaformaggio, Xiangyu Zhang, and Dongyan Xu,
In Proc. ASPLOS'16
P2C: Understanding Output Data Files via On-the-Fly Transformation from Producer to Consumer Executions
Yonghwi Kwon, Fei Peng, Dohyeong Kim, Kyungtae Kim, Xiangyu Zhang, Dongyan Xu, Vinod Yegneswaran, and John Qian,
In Proc. NDSS'15
PIEtrace: Platform Independent Executable Trace
Yonghwi Kwon, Xiangyu Zhang, and Dongyan Xu,
In Proc. ASE'13
ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award and Best Paper Award
WebRanz: Web Page Randomization For Better Advertisement Delivery and Web-Bot Prevention
Weihang Wang, Yunhui Zheng, Xinyu Xing, Yonghwi Kwon, Xiangyu Zhang, and Patrick Eugster
In Proc. FSE'16