Shahrooz Pouryousef

PhD Student
College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS)
University of Massachusetts Amherst

my first name at cs dot umass dot edu

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About Me

I am a first year PhD student in College of Information and Computer Sciences (CICS) at UMass Amherst honored to work with Arun Venkataramani. I earned my M.Sc. degree in Information Technology(Information Security) under supervision of Mehdi Kharrazi from Sharif University of Technology and my BS.c in Information Technology from Shahid Madani University of Azarbayjan-Tabriz.

Before joining UMass, I was a research assistant at DNSL, Sharif University of Technology , Tehran, Iran under supervision of Morteza Amini. I was mainly working on privacy and malware analysis in mobile applications.

I am originally from Salmas, in northwest of Iran, located near the eastern border of Turkey.

Research Interests

• Distributed Systems
• Computer Networking
• Internet of Things
• Mobility
• Privacy and Network Security


All your Droid are belong to Web: Analysis of Using Security Sensitive APIs in Hybrid Mobile Applications
Shahrooz Pouryousef
prepared for submission

Proposing a New Feature for Structure-Aware Analysis of Android Malwares
Shahrooz Pouryousef and Kazem Fouladi
Accepted in 14th International ISC Conference on Information Security and Cryptology (ISCISC)
IEEE, 2017. pdf

Enhancing Accuracy of Android Malware Detection Using Intent Instrumentation
Shahrooz Pouryousef, and Morteza Amini.
Accepted in the 3rd International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy
Porto, Portugal, 2016. pdf

Fine-Grained Access Control for Hybrid Mobile Applications in Android using Restricted Paths
Shahrooz Pouryousef, and Morteza Amini
Accepted in 13th International ISC Conference on Information Security and Cryptology (ISCISC)
IEEE, 2016. [pdf]

Useful Links

-Conferences Computer Security Conference Statistics
-Programming Advanced Bash-Scripting Programming