Georgetown SecLab

Located in the Department of Computer Science at Georgetown University, the CS SecLab is an academic and research facility that investigates problems relating to information assurance and computer and network security.

Current areas of interest include (but are not limited to):

  • data privacy
  • cryptography
  • forensics
  • network security
  • privacy enhancing technologies
  • secure distributed systems
  • tamper-evident systems

More information about the SecLab’s current projects is listed on the Projects page.

Current undergraduate and graduate students at Georgetown who are interested in computer security research should review the Projects page and contact one of the affiliated faculty.

Students who are interested in joining Georgetown and working in the SecLab should apply through the department’s regular admissions process, and state a preference for working with the SecLab in their application statements.


August 12, 2020

Benjamin Ujcich joins Georgetown after completing his Ph.D. at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interests include secure systems and network design.

March 30, 2020

Bypassing Tor Exit Blocking with Exit Bridge Onion Services accepted to the 27th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS).

March 4, 2020

Ephemeral Exit Bridges for Tor accepted to the 50th IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN 2020)

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