Dan Wallach
Deutsches Museum, July 2015

I'm a professor in the systems group at Rice University's Department of Computer Science, I manage Rice's computer security lab. My research interests include mobile code, wireless and smartphone security, and the security of electronic voting systems.


Comp427: Introduction to Computer Security
Class location: TuTh 10:50-12:05pm, Duncan Hall 1070
Office Hours: on request

(previous courses I've taught)


All my papers are available online. I regularly blog on Freedom to Tinker. You can also see some of my talks and my Internet Privacy FAQ. You may also be interested in our tamper evident data structures, the Rice Wireless Localization Toolkit, VoteBox, or our Android extensions. My manuscript on rebooting the CS publication process has also been very popular.

Voting Security

Testimony before the U.S. Congress Space, Science, & Technology Committee on Voting Security, September 2016. Post-testimony Q&A, October 2016.

STAR RFI (design specs for Travis County's proposed new voting system), 2015

Voting System Risk Assessment via Computational Complexity Analysis, August 2008.

California Top-to-Bottom Review / Hart-InterCivic Source Code Review, July 2007.

A complete list of voting-related publications can be found at the ACCURATE web site.


Bumjin Im

Jaeho Lee

Murat Moran

Daniel Song

Rima Tanash

Other places to find me: Google Scholar, Google+, Facebook, Twitter, or Medium.

I also occasional write articles for The Truth About Cars, Off The Kuff, and Computing@Rice.

Personal CalWatch, Pictures of me, a short biography, old stuff
Photography Advice on camera buying, our Hawaiian vacation, Hurricane Ike, and lots of other cool pictures.
Home: 713-662-3331
Work: 713-348-6155
Fax: 713-348-5930
Department of Computer Science
Rice University
6100 Main Street, MS 132
Houston, TX 77005
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