Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2023


Zahra Tarkhani

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Zahra works at the Microsoft CoreOS-Linux systems group (LSG) team, where she mainly focuses on improving various OS, hypervisor, and hardware-based security mechanisms. She completed her PhD in Computer Science, working on hardware-assisted security, compartmentalization, and trustworthy computing in the Systems Research Group at the University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory. Her PhD thesis is on "Secure Programming with Dispersed Compartments" which proposes novel approaches and mechanisms for application compartmentalization and isolation to reduce their ever-growing attack surface.



Title Day Room Track Start End
Hardening Kernel Subsystems by Architectural Capabilities Sunday UA2.220 (Guillissen) Kernel 09:00 09:25