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PUBLICATIONS

References and Links to Papers

Publications: CV

CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Sept. 4, 2022

  1. Meytal Tubi, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "Deployment of DNIDS in Social Networks" ,IEEE Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI) (2007) . best paper award [google]

  2. Rami Puzis, Marius David Klippel, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, "Optimization of NIDS locationment for protection of intercommunicating critical infrastructures" ,Springer European Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics (EuroISI) (2008) . [google]

  3. Erez Shmueli, Alexander Kruglov, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, Roman Englert, Chanan Glezer, "An Attentive Digital Signage System" ,Digital Signage MIT Interaktiven Displays workshop, Mensch Und Computer (MC) (2009) . [google]

  4. Roni Stern, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, "Potential Search: A New Greedy Anytime Heuristic Search" ,AAAI Third Annual Symposium on Combinatorial Search (SOCS) (2010) . [google]

  5. Emily Rozenshine-Kemelmakher, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, Yuval Elovici, "Cost benefit deployment of DNIPS" ,IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) (2010) . [google]

  6. Michael Fire, Lena Tenenboim, Ofrit Lesser, Rami Puzis, Lior Rokach, Yuval Elovici, "Link Prediction in Social Networks using Computationally Efficient Topological Features" ,IEEE Third International Conference on Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (PASSAT) and IEEE Third International Confernece on Social Computing (SocialCom) (2011) . [google]

  7. Yaniv Altshuler, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, Shlomo Bekhor, Alex (Sandy) Pentland, "Augmented Betweenness Centrality for Mobility Prediction in Transportation Networks" ,Finding Patterns of Human Behaviors in NEtwork and MObility Data (NEMO) (2011) . [google]

  8. Ori Ossmy, Ofir Tam, Rami Puzis, Ohad Inbar, Lior Rokach, Yuval Elovici, "MindDesktop: General Human Computer Interface for Severely Handicapped" ,International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS) (2011) . [google]

  9. Roni Stern, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, "Potential search: a bounded-cost search algorithm" ,AAAI 21st International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS) (2011) . [google]

  10. Talya Porat, Inbal Rief, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "LoOkie - It Feels Like Being There" ,ACM Human-Computer Interaction Conference (CHI) (2011) . best paper award [google]

  11. Rami Puzis, Polina Zilberman, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, Ulrik Brandes, "Heuristics for Speeding up Betweenness Centrality Computation" ,ASE/IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom) (2012) ,Amsterdam, The Netherlands. [google]

  12. Eitan Menahem, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "Detecting Spammers via Aggregated Historical Data Set" ,The 6th International Conference on Network and System Security (NSS) (2012) ,Fujian, China. [google]

  13. Shlomi Dolev, Jonathan Goldfeld, Rami Puzis, "On-Line detection and prediction of temporal patterns" ,Hardware and Software: Verification and Testing ,LNCS ,7261 ,254-256 (2012) . [google]

  14. Michael Fire, Dima Kagan, Rami Puzis, Lior Rokach, Yuval Elovici, "Data Mining Opportunities in Geosocial Networks for Improving Road Safety" ,In IEEE 27-th Convention of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in Israel (IEEEI) (2012) . [google]

  15. Zahy Bnaya, Rami Puzis, Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, "Bandit Algorithms for Social Network Queries" ,ASE/IEEE SocialCom (2013) . [google]

  16. Roni Stern, Liron Smama, Rami Puzis, Tal Beja, Zahy Bnaya, Ariel Felner, "TONIC: Target Oriented Network Intelligence Collection for the Social Web" ,AAAI-13 and BISFAI-13 (2013) ,Bellevue, Washington, USA. [google]

  17. Zahy Bnaya, Rami Puzis, Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, "Volatile Multi-Armed Bandits for Guaranteed Targeted Social Crawling" ,AAAI-13 (2013) ,Bellevue, Washington, USA. [google]

  18. Rami Puzis, Yuri Bakulin, Yuval Elovici, Chanan Glezer, "Targeted marketing in social networks" ,6th Israeli IE&M grant Conference (2013) . [google]

  19. Yury Puzis, Yevgen Borodin, Rami Puzis, I.V. Ramakrishnan, "Model-Based Browsing Assistant for People with Vision Impairments" ,International World-Wide Web Conference (WWW 2013) (2013) ,Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. [google]

  20. Elina Yaakobovich, Rami Puzis, "Lookie - A Case Study of a Location Based Collaborative Application" ,COLLA (2014) . [google]

  21. Liron Samama, Rami Puzis, Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, "Extended Framework for Target Oriented Network Intelligence Collection" ,SoCS (2014) . [google]

  22. Roni Stern, Scott Kiesel, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, Wheeler Ruml, "Max is More than Min: Solving Maximization Problems with Heuristic Search" ,SoCS 2014, IJCAI 2015 (2014) . best paper award [google]

  23. Zahy Bnaya, Alon Palombo, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, "Confidence Backup Updates for Aggregating MDP State values in Monte-Carlo Tree Search" ,SoCS (2015) . [google]

  24. Abigail Paradise, Asaf Shabtai, Rami Puzis, "Detecting Organization-Targeted Socialbots through Efficient and Cost-Effective Monitoring of Social Network Profiles" ,ASONAM (2015) ,Paris, France. [google]

  25. Yasmin Bokobza, Abigail Paradise, Guy Rapaport, Rami Puzis, Bracha Shapira, Asaf Shabtai, "Leak Sinks: The Threat of Targeted Social Eavesdropping" ,ASONAM (2015) ,Paris, France. [google]

  26. Shlomi Dolev, Ariel Hanemann, Rami Puzis, "Brain inspired automatic directory" ,International Symposium on Stochastic Models in Reliability Engineering, Life Science and Operations Management (SMRLO-16) (2016) ,Beer-Sheva, Israel. [google]

  27. Sukrit Gupta, Konstantin Kilimnik, Rami Puzis, "Comparative Network Analysis Using Kroneker Graphs" ,CompleNet (2016) ,Dijon, France. [google]

  28. Andrey Finkelshtein, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, Bronislav Sidik, "Spot the Hotspot: Wi-Fi Hotspot Classification from Internet Traffic" ,SBP-BRiMS (2016) . [google]

  29. Sergei Rubinshtein, Rami Puzis, "Modeling and reconstruction of multi-stage attacks" ,SwSTE (2016) . [google]

  30. Tomer Glick, Yossi Oren, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, "The Curious Case of the Curious Case: Detecting touchscreen events using a smartphone case" ,SEMS (2017) . [google]

  31. Hadar Polad, Rami Puzis, Bracha Shapira, "Attack Graph Obfuscation" ,CSCML (2017) . [google]

  32. Tom Gonda, Rami Puzis, Bracha Shapira, "Scalable Attack Path Finding for Increased Security" ,CSCML (2017) . [google]

  33. Aviad Elyashar, Jorge Augusto Bendahan, Amparo Maria Sanmateu, Rami Puzis, "Measurement of Online Discussion Authenticity within Online Social Media" ,ASONAM (2017) ,Sydney, Australia. [google]

  34. Luiza Nacshon, Rami Puzis, Amparo Sanmateu, Chanan Glezer, "DiffTrack: Pinpointing Key-Posts of Influence Within Discussion Topics in Social Media" ,ICSMM`17 (2017) . [google]

  35. Tom Gonda, Guy Shani, Rami Puzis, Bracha Shapira, "Ranking Vulenrability Fixes Using Planning Graph Analysis" ,IWAISe-17 (2017) . [google]

  36. Aviad Elyashar, Jorge Augusto Bendahan, Rami Puzis, "Is the News Deceptive? Fake News Detection using Topic Authenticity" ,SOTICS (2017) . [google]

  37. Luiza Nahshon, Rami Puzis, Polina Zilberman, "DiscOF: Balanced Flow Discovery in OpenFlow" ,NFV-SDN (2017) . [google]

  38. Tal Hadad, Bronislav Sidik, Nir Ofek, Rami Puzis, Lior Rokach, "User Feedback Analysis for Mobile Malware Detection" ,ICISSP (2017) . [google]

  39. Rami Puzis, Zion Sofer, Dvir Cohen, Matan Hugi, "Embedding-Centrality: generic centrality computation using neural networks" ,CompleNet (2018) . [google]

  40. Mayank Agarwal, Rami Puzis, Jawad Haj-Yahya, Polina Zilberman, Yuval Elovici, "Anti-forensic = Suspicious: Detection of Stealthy Malware that Hides its Network Traffic" ,IFIP SEC (2018) . [google]

  41. Ilia Leybovich, Rami Puzis, Roni Stern, Maor Reuben, "Focused SANA: Speeding Up Network Alignment" ,SOCS (2018) . [google]

  42. Guy Shani, Rami Puzis, Bracha Shapira, Tom Gonda, Tal Pascal, "Ranking Vulnerability Fixes Using Planning Graph Analysis" ,GCAI (2018) . [google]

  43. Abigail Paradise, Dvir Cohen, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, "ProfileGen: Generation of Automatic and Realistic Artificial Profiles" ,ASONAM (2018) . [google]

  44. Tom Gonda, Tal Pascal, Rami Puzis, Guy Shani, Bracha Shapira, "Analysis of Attack Graph Representations for Ranking Vulnerability Fixes" ,GCAI (2018) . [google]

  45. Noga Agmon, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, "Security Implications of IoT Deployment" ,WiSec (2019) . [ google

  46. Reuth Mirsky, Ya'ar Shalom, Ahmad Majadly, Ya'akov (Kobi) Gal, Rami Puzis, Ariel Felner, "New Goal Recognition Algorithms using Attack Graphs" ,CSCML (2019) . [ google

  47. Rami Puzis, Guy Barshap, Polina Zilberman, Oded Leiba, "Controllable Privacy-Preserving Blockchain - FiatChain: Distributed Privacy Preserving Cryptocurrency with Law Enforcement Capabilities" ,CSCML (2019) . [ google

  48. Lior Perry, Bracha Shapira, Rami Puzis, "NO-DOUBT: Attack Attribution Based On Threat Intelligence Reports" ,IEEE ISI (2019) . best paper runner-up [ google

  49. Elad Rapaport, Oren Shriki, Rami Puzis, "EEGNAS : Neural Architecture Search for Electroencephalography Data Analysis and Decoding" ,HBAI (2019) ,Macau, Macao. [ google

JOURNAL ARTICLES

January 25, 2025

  1. Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, "Fast algorithm for successive computation of group betweenness centrality" ,Physical Review E ,76 (5): 056709 (2007) . [google]

  2. Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, "Finding the most prominent group in complex networks" ,AI Communications ,20 (4): 287-296 (2007) . [google]

  3. Shlomi Dolev, Yuval Elovici, Rami Puzis, Polina Zilberman, "Incremental deployment of network monitors based on Group Betweenness Centrality" ,Information Processing Letters ,109 (20): 1172-1176 (2009) . [google]

  4. Rami Puzis, Dana Yagil, Yuval Elovici, Dan Braha, "Collaborative attack on Internet users' anonymity" ,Internet grant ,19 (1): 60-77 (2009) . [google]

  5. Shlomi Dolev, Yuval Elovici, Rami Puzis, "Routing Betweenness Centrality" ,Journal of the ACM ,57 (4): Art. 25, 1-27 (2010) . [google]

  6. Chanan Glezer, Shlomi Dolev, Yuval Elovici, Rami Puzis, Meytal Tubi, "A ‎Decision Support System for deployment of Intrusion Detection and Prevention ‎Devices in Large-Scale Networks" ,ACM Trans. Model. Comput. Simul ,22 (1): ‎Art. 5 26 (2011) . [google]

  7. Shlomi Dolev, Rami Puzis, Eyal Cohen, Michael Rosenblit, Sergey Frenkel, "Nanotechnology Based Optical Solution for NP-Hard Problems" ,Optical Supercomputing LNCS ,6748 ,86-99 (2011) . [google]

  8. Rami Puzis, Manish Purohit, V.S. Subrahmanian, "Betweenness Computation in the Simple Graph Representation of Hypergraphs" ,Social Networks ,35 (4): 561-572 (2013) . [google]

  9. Michael Fire, Lena Tenenboim-Chekina, Ofrit Lesser, Rami Puzis, Lior Rokach, Yuval Elovici, "Computationally Efficient Link Prediction in Variety of Social Networks" ,ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology ,5 (1): (2013) . [google]

  10. Rami Puzis, Yaniv Altshuler, Yuval Elovici, Shlomo Bekhor, Yoram Shiftan, Alex Pentland, "Augmented Betweenness Centrality for Environmentally-Aware Traffic Monitoring in Transportation Networks" ,Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems ,17 (1): 91–105 (2013) . [google]

  11. Rami Puzis, Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, Zahy Bnaya, "Social Network Search as a Volatile Multi-armed Bandit Problem" ,ASE Human Journal ,2 (2): 84-98 (2013) . [google]

  12. Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, Jur van den Berg, Rami Puzis, Rajat Shah, Ken Goldberg, "Potential-Based Bounded-Cost Search and Non-Parametric Anytime A" ,Artificial Intelligence ,214 ,1-25 (2014) . [google]

  13. Dov Shirtz, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "A Pchapter Swarm Model for Estimating Reliability and Scheduling System Maintenance" ,Enterprise Information Systems (2014) . [google]

  14. Abigail Paradise, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, "Anti-Reconnaissance Tools: Detecting Targeted Socialbots" ,IEEE Internet Computing ,18 (5): 11-19 (2014) . [google]

  15. Rami Puzis, Polina Zilberman, Yuval Elovici, Shlomi Dolev, Ulrik Brandes, "Topology Manipulations for Speeding Betweenness Centrality Computation" ,Journal of Complex Networks ,3 (1): 84-112 (2015) . [google]

  16. Rami Puzis, Michael Fire, "Organization Mining Using Online Social Networks" , Networks and Spatial Economics ,16 (2): 545–578 (2016) . [google] [open access]

  17. Polina Zilberman, Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "On network footprint of traffic inspection and filtering at global scrubbing centers" ,IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secured Computing (2015) . [google]

  18. Shlomi Dolev, Jonathan Goldfeld, Rami Puzis, Muni Venkateswarlu, "Efficient On-line Detection of Temporal Patterns" ,PeerJ Computer Science ,2 ,e53 (2016) . [google]

  19. Shlomi Maliah, Rami Puzis, Guy Shani, "Shortest Path Tree Sampling for Landmark Selection in Large Networks" ,Complex Networks ,DOI:10.1093/comnet/cnx008 (2017) . [google]

  20. Abigail Paradise, Rami Puzis, Aviad Elyashar, Yuval Elovici, Asaf Shabtai, "Creation and Management of Social Network Honeypots for Detecting Targeted Cyber Attacks" ,IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems (IEEE T-CSS) ,4(3), 65-79, (2017) . [google]

  21. Lior Sidi, Ben Feher, Asaf Shabtai, Rami Puzis, Leonardas Marozas, "WebRTC Security Measures and Weaknesses" ,International Journal of Internet Technology and Secured Transactions ,8(1), 78-102, (2018) . 

  22. Ron Biton, Andrei Finkelshtein, Lior Sidi, Rami Puzis, Lior Rokach, Asaf Shabtai, "Taxonomy of Mobile Users' Security Awareness" ,Computers and Security ,73, 266-293, (2018) . 

  23. Edita Grolman, Andrey Finkelshtein, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, Gershon Celniker, Ziv Katzir, Liron Rosenfeld, "Transfer Learning for User Action Identification in Mobile Apps via Encrypted Traffic Analysis" ,IEEE Intelligent Systems, 33 (2): 40–53 (2018) . 

  24. Stein Adi, Yotam, Yair, Shani Guy, Puzis Rami, Maymon Meirav, "EEG-based Dynamic Difficulty Adjustment for Multiplayer Games" ,Entertainment Computing ,25, 14-25, (2018) .

  25. Abigail Paradise, Asaf Shabtai, Rami Puzis, "Detecting Organization-Targeted Socialbots by Monitoring Social Network Profiles" ,Networks and Spatial Economics ,accepted (2018) .

  26. Rami Puzis, Liron Samama-Kachko, Barak Hagbi, Roni Stern, Ariel Felner, "Target Oriented Network Intelligence Collection: Efficient Exploration of Social Networks" ,World Wide Web Journal ,accepted (2018) . 

  27. David Toubiana, Rami Puzis, Lingling Wen, Noga Sikron, Assylay Kurmanbayeva, Aigerim Soltabayeva, Maria del Mar Rubio Wilhelmi, Nir Sade, Aaron Fait, Moshe Sagi, Eduardo Blumwald, Yuval Elovici, "Metabolic pathway detection via network analysis and machine learning" ,Communications Biology (2019) .

  28. David Toubiana, Rami Puzis, Avi Sadka, Eduardo Blumwald, "A genetic algorithm to optimize weighted gene co-expression network analysis" ,Journal of Computational Biology ,to appear (2019) .

  29. Mordechai Guri, Rami Puzis, Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo, Sergei Rubinshtein, Gabi Kedma, Yuval Elovici, "Using Malware for the Greater Good: Mitigating Data Leakage" ,Journal of Network and Computer Applications ,to appear (2019) . 

BOOK CHAPTERS

January 25, 2025

  1. Rami Puzis, Meytal Tubi, Yuval Elovici, "Optimizing Targeting of Intrusion Detection Systems in Social Networks" ,Handbook of Social Network Technologies and Applications ,Borko Furht ,Springer ,549-568 (2010) . [google]

  2. Rami Puzis, Michael Firei, Yuval Elovici, "Link prediction in highly fractional ‎data ‎sets" ,Handbook of Computational Approaches to Counterterrorism ,V.S. Subrahmanian ,Springer (2012) . [google]

  3. R. Puzis, Y. Altshuler, Y. Elovici, S. Bekhor, A. Pentland, "Optimizing Surveillance and Monitoring Stations Locations Using Transportation Oriented Augmented Betweenness Centrality" ,Securing Transportation Systems ,Y. Shiftan ,Springer (2012) . [google]

  4. Rami Puzis, Yaniv Altshuler, Yuval Elovici, Shlomo Bekhor, Alex (Sandy) Pentland, "On the Rationality and Optimality of Transportation Networks Defense — a Network Centrality Approach" ,Securing Transportation Systems ,Y. Shiftan ,Springer (2015) . [google]

  5. Rami Puzis, Lina Yaakobovich, Yuval Elovici, "Incentives in Collaborative Applications" ,Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis & Mining (ESNAM), 1st/2nd edition ,Reda Alhajj ,Springer (2014) . [google]

  6. Rami Puzis, Yuval Elovici, "Active discovery of hidden profiles in social networks using malware" ,Cyber Warfare ,S. Jajodia et al ,Springer (2015) . [google]

  7. Lior Sidi, Ben Feher, Asaf Shabtai, Rami Puzis, "The Security of WebRTC" (2016) . [google]

  8. Andrey Finkelstein, Ron Biton, Rami Puzis, Asaf Shabtai, "Classification of Smartphone Users Using Internet Traffic" (2017) . [google]

  9. Abigail Paradise, Asaf Shabtai, Rami Puzis, "Socialbots" ,Encyclopedia of Social Network Analysis & Mining (ESNAM), 2nd edition ,Reda Alhajj ,Springer (2017) . [google]

EDITED VOLUMES

January 25, 2025

Erez Shmueli, Baruch Barzel, Rami Puzis, "3rd International Winter School and Conference on Network Science: NetSci-X 2017." ,Springer (2017) . [google]

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