GameSec 2022

Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security

October 26-28, 2022, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

GameSec 2022 Technical Program


8:45am-9:15am Registration – Continental Breakfast
9:15am-9:30am Opening Remarks
9:30am-10:45am Keynote – Patrick McDaniel
10:45am-11:00am Break
11:00am-12:30pm Technical Session 1
12:30pm-2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm-3:30pm Technical Session 2
3:30pm-3:45pm Break
3:45pm-4:45pm Panel
6:30pm Banquet Dinner
Grand Concourse
Ladies Waiting Room
100 West Station Square Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15219


9:00am-9:30am Continental Breakfast
9:30am-10:45am Keynote – Michael Wellman
10:45am-11:00am Break
11:00am-12:30pm Technical Session 3
12:30pm-2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm-3:30pm Technical Session 4
3:30pm-3:45pm Break
3:45pm-5:00pm Poster Session


9:00am-9:30am Continental Breakfast
9:30am-11:00am Technical Session 5
11:00am-11:30am Award Session and Closing Remarks
11:30am-12:00pm GameSec Committee Discussion

Session 1: Novel Applications and New Game Models

Session Chair: Tomáš Kroupa

  • 6094: A Network Centrality Game for Epidemic Control
    Serge Olivier Tsemogne Kamguia, Arnold Willie Kouam Kounchou, Ahmed H. Anwar, Yezekael Hayel, Gabriel DeugouÉ and Charles Kamhoua
  • 3179: Optimizing Intrusion Detection Systems Placement against Network Virus Spreading using a Partially Observable Stochastic Minimum-Threat Path Game
    Serge Olivier Tsemogne Kamguia, Gabriel Deugoue, Yezekael Hayel and Charles Kamhoua
  • 1743: Voting Games to Model Protocol Stability and Security of Proof-of-Work Cryptocurrencies
    Sanjay Bhattacherjee and Palash Sarkar

Session 2: Deception in Security

Session Chair: Jie Fu

  • 7847: The Risk of Attacker Behavioral Learning: Can Attacker Fool Defender under Uncertainty?
    Thanh Nguyen and Amulya Yadav
  • 7858: Casino Rationale: Countering attacker deception in zero-sum Stackelberg security games of bounded rationality
    Ryan Gabrys, Mark Bilinski, Justin Mauger, Daniel Silva and Sunny Fugate
  • 3473: Cyber Deception against Zero-day Attacks: A Game Theoretic Approach
    Md Abu Sayed, Ahmed H. Anwar, Christopher Kiekintveld, Branislav Bosansky and Charles Kamhoua

Session 3: Planning and learning in Dynamic Environments

Session Chair: Ahmed H. Anwar

  • 6332: On Almost-Sure Intention Deception Planning that Exploits Imperfect Observers
    Jie Fu
  • 7461: Using Deception in Markov Game to Understand Adversarial Behaviors through a Capture-The-Flag Environment
    Siddhant Bhambri, Purv Chauhan, Fred Araujo, Adam Doupé and Subbarao Kambhampati
  • 2956: Robust Moving Target Defense against Unknown Attacks: A Meta-Reinforcement Learning Approach
    Henger Li and Zizhan Zheng

Session 4: Security Games

Session Chair: Luyao (Sunshine) Zhang

  • 4053: Synchronization in Security Games
    Stefan Rass and Sandra König
  • 4979: Multiple Oracle Algorithm to Solve Continuous Games
    Tomas Kroupa and Tomáš Votroubek
  • 9816: Optimal Pursuit of Surveilling Agents near a High Value Target
    Shivam Bajaj and Shaunak D. Bopardikar

Session 5: Adversarial Learning and Optimization

Session Chair: Tao Li

  • 6693: On Poisoned Wardrop Equilibrium in Congestion Games
    Yunian Pan and Quanyan Zhu
  • 7884: Reward Delay Attacks on Deep Reinforcement Learning
    Anindya Sarkar, Jiarui Feng, Yevgeniy Vorobeychik, Christopher Gill and Ning Zhang
  • 2236: An Exploration of Poisoning Attacks on Data-based Decision Making
    Sarah Kinsey, Wong Wai Tuck, Arunesh Sinha and Thanh Nguyen

GameSec 2022 Proceedings

To be announced.