Yuan Li (李媛)

2018 PHD student of Tsinghua University
FIT 4-206 Tsinghua University, Beijing, China 100084
[email protected]
Network and Information Security Lab (NISL)
Institute for Network Science and Cyberspace

Research Interests

  • Software Security, System Security
  • Hardware features
  • Preventing exploits with software-hardware co-design



  1. ROLoad: Securing Sensitive Operations with Pointee Integrity Wende Tan, Yuan Li, Chao Zhang*, Xingman Chen, Songtao Yang, Ying Liu, Jianping Wu To appear in Design Automation Conference (DAC’21)

  2. Finding Cracks in Shields: On the Security of Control Flow Integrity Mechanisms
    Yuan Li, Mingzhe Wang, Chao Zhang*, Xingman Chen, Songtao Yang, Ying Liu To appear in the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS’20), virtual, Nov 9–13, 2020

  3. vCFI: Visible Control Flow Integrity for Cloud Tenants
    Yuan Li, Chao Zhang*, and Xiapu Luo. In Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on System Software for Trusted Execution.(SysTEX 2017), Oct 2017


  • CCF Outstanding College Student Award, 2017