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Singh M., Montgomery D., Formal Models Of IoT Onboarding Protocols, Software Repository, January 2022.

Standards Contribution

Lear E., Rose S., Discovering and Retrieving Software Transparency and Vulnerability Information, Presentation to the IETF 112 Operations Area Working Group, November 2021.

  • Collaborators: Cisco Systems

NIST Publication

Dodson D., Montgomery D., Ranganathan M., Souppaya M., Polk T., Securing Small-Business and Home Internet of Things (IoT) Devices:Mitigating Network-Based Attacks Using Manufacturer Usage Description (MUD), NIST Special Publication 800-15, May 2021.

  • Collaborators: Mitre, CableLabs, Cisco, DigiCert, ForeScout, Global Cyber Alliance, Molex, MasterPeace Solutions

Standards Specification

Richardson M., Ranganathan M., Manufacturer Usage Description for quarantined access to firmware, IETF Internet Draft - Standards Track, November 2020.

  • Collaborators: Sandelman Software Works

NIST Publication

Singh M., Ranganathan M., Formal Verification of Bootstrapping Remote Secure Key Infrastructures (BRSKI) protocol Using AVISPA, NIST Technical Note 2123, October 2020.

Software Release

Ranganathan M., NIST-MUD : SDN MUD implementation on OpenDaylight Nitrogen Release, None, May 2020.


Ranganathan M., Prototype Extensions to Device Provisioning Protocol (DPP) to Support DevID Certificates, Open source software repository, March 2020.

Software Release

Ranganathan M., Singh M., NIST DDP-DevID Experimental Prototype, Open source repository of experimental extension of Device Provisioning Protocol (DPP 1.0) to support use of IEEE 802.1AR DevID Certificates, January 2020.

Conference Publication

Ranganathan M., Montgomery D., El Mimouni O., Soft-MUD : Implementing Manufacturer Usage Descriptions on Openflow SDN Switches, International Conference On Networking, 2019, March 2019.

Collaborators = Akamai, Akamai Technologies, CableLabs, Cisco, Cisco Systems, DigiCert, ForeScout, Global Cyber Alliance, MasterPeace Solutions, Mitre, Molex, Sandelman Software Works 

Created September 9, 2020, Updated January 29, 2024