The 17th Usenix Security Symposium (July 28 – August 1, 2008, in San Jose, California) offered cutting-edge research on topics ranging from Web security through network defenses to cryptographic keys and more.

In addition to serving on the Symposium’s program committee, CommerceNet External Fellow Rachna Dhamija also chaired a session that focused on the best new research in voting and trusted systems.