Hao Shi

Information Sciences Institute
University of Southern California
Email: haoshi AT usc.edu

I am a Ph.D. student in Computer Science at University of Southern California. I am working as a research assistant for my advisor Dr. Jelena Mirkovic.



  • University of Southern California (USC)
    PhD, Compuer Science, 08/2010 - present
  • Beijing University of Posts and Communications (BUPT)
    M.S., Computer Science, 09/2007 - 03/2010
  • Beijing University of Posts and Communications (BUPT)
    B.S., Computer Science, 09/2003 - 07/2007


  • H. Shi, A. Alwabel, and J. Mirkovic, "Cardinal Pill Testing of System Virtual Machines", Proceedings of the USENIX Security Symposium, 2014.
  • A. Alwabel, H. Shi, G. Bartlett, and J. Mirkovic, "Safe and Automated Live Malware Experimentation on Public Testbeds", Proceedings of the 7th Workshop on Cyber Security Experimentation and Test, 2014.
  • J. Mirkovic, H. Shi and A. Hussain, "Reducing Allocation Errors in Network Testbeds", Proceedings of the Internet Measurement Conference (IMC), 2012.