Publications

Watching You Watch: The Tracking Ecosystem of Over-the-Top TV Streaming Devices.

Hooman Mohajeri Moghaddam, Gunes Acar, Ben Burgess, Arunesh Mathur, Danny Yuxing Huang, Nick Feamster, Edward W. Felten, Prateek Mittal, Arvind Narayanan

ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2019)

Blog post
Website

Dark Patterns at Scale: Findings from a Crawl of 11K Shopping Websites.

Arunesh Mathur, Gunes Acar, Michael Friedman, Elena Lucherini, Jonathan Mayer, Marshini Chetty, Arvind Narayanan

ACM Computer Supported Collaborative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2019)

Website
Data & Code

Keepers of the Machines: Examining How System Administrators Manage Software Updates For Multiple Machines.

Frank Li, Lisa Rogers, Arunesh Mathur, Nathan Malkin, Marshini Chetty

USENIX Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2019)

Distinguished Paper Award

Nudge Me Right: Personalizing Online Nudges to People's Decision-Making Styles.

Eyal Peer, Serge Egelman, Marian Harbach, Nathan Malkin, Arunesh Mathur, Alisa Frik

SSRN draft


Endorsements on Social Media: An Empirical Study of Affiliate Marketing Disclosures on YouTube and Pinterest.

Arunesh Mathur, Arvind Narayanan, Marshini Chetty

ACM Computer Supported Collaborative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2018)

Talk slides
Blog post
Data & Code
Best Paper Award

Characterizing the Use of Browser-Based Blocking Extensions To Prevent Online Tracking.

Arunesh Mathur, Jessica Vitak, Arvind Narayanan, Marshini Chetty

USENIX Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2018)

Talk slides

Discovering Smart Home Internet of Things Privacy Norms Using Contextual Integrity.

Noah Apthorpe, Yan Shvartzshnaider, Arunesh Mathur, Dillon Reisman, Nick Feamster

ACM Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (UbiComp/IMWUT 2018)


An Empirical Study of Affiliate Marketing Disclosures on YouTube and Pinterest.

Arunesh Mathur, Arvind Narayanan, Marshini Chetty

IEEE Workshop on Technology and Consumer Protection (ConPro 2018)

Talk slides
Blog post

Quantifying Users' Beliefs about Software Updates.

Arunesh Mathur, Nathan Malkin, Marian Harbach, Eyal Peer, Serge Egelman

NDSS Workshop on Usable Security (USEC 2018)

Talk slides
Best Paper, People's Choice

Impact of User Characteristics on Attitudes Towards Automatic Mobile Application Updates.

Arunesh Mathur, Marshini Chetty

USENIX Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2017)

Talk slides

Personalized Security Messaging: Nudges for Compliance with Browser Warnings.

Nathan Malkin, Arunesh Mathur, Serge Egelman, Marian Harbach

IEEE European Workshop on Usable Security (EuroUSEC 2017)


A Human-Centered Approach to Improving the User Experience of Software Updates.

Arunesh Mathur

Master's Thesis, University of Maryland, College Park (2016)


"They Keep Coming Back Like Zombies": Improving Software Update Interfaces.

Arunesh Mathur, Josefine Engel, Sonam Sobti, Victoria Chang, Marshini Chetty

USENIX Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2016)

Talk slides

A Mixed-Methods Study of Mobile Users' Data Usage Practices in South Africa.

Arunesh Mathur, Brent Schlotfeldt, Marshini Chetty

ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2015)

Talk slides

An Empirical Study of License Violations in Open Source Projects.

Arunesh Mathur, Harshal Choudhary, Priyank Vashist, William Thies, Santhi Thilagam

IEEE Software Engineering Workshop (SEW 2012)

Talk slides