Feel free to browse our academic publications and technical reports.

  • Milan Stute, David Kreitschmann, and Matthias Hollick. One Billion Apples’ Secret Sauce: Recipe for the Apple Wireless Direct Link Ad hoc Protocol. The 24th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom ’18), October 29–November 2, 2018, New Delhi, India. ACM. Best Community Paper Award. doi:10.1145/3241539.3241566 PDF Teaser Talk

  • Milan Stute, David Kreitschmann, and Matthias Hollick. Demo: Linux Goes Apple Picking: Cross-Platform Ad hoc Communication with Apple Wireless Direct Link. The 24th Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom ’18), October 29–November 2, 2018, New Delhi, India. ACM. Best Demo Award. doi:10.1145/3241539.3267716 PDF

  • David Kreitschmann. User Manual for the Apple CoreCapture Framework. arXiv:1808.07353, 2018. PDF

So far, our work resulted in the disclosure of the following security vulnerabilities (CVE entries):

  • CVE-2017-13886 for macOS. Impact: An unprivileged user may change WiFi system parameters leading to denial of service.
  • CVE-2018-4368 for iOS, macOS, tvOS, and watchOS. Impact: An attacker in a privileged position may be able to perform a denial of service attack.

If our project helps you to produce a publication which includes a bibliography, we appreciate it if you either cite this project and/or the relevant papers. Find all references in our bibtex file. Here is the reference for the project only:

@electronic{owl:project,
	author = {Stute, Milan and Kreitschmann, David and Hollick, Matthias},
	title = {The Open Wireless Link Project},
	url = {https://owlink.org},
	year = {2018},
}