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  1. We study the decentralized resilient state-tracking problem in which each node in a network has the objective of tracking the state of a linear dynamical system based on its local measurements and information exchanged with its neighboring nodes, despite an attack on some of the nodes. We propose a novel algorithm that solves the decentralized resilient state-tracking problem by relating it to the dynamic average consensus problem. Compared with existing solutions in the literature, our algorithm provides a solution for the most general class of decentralized resilient state-tracking problem instances. 
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  2. This paper addresses the problem of decentralized learning in the presence of data poisoning attacks. In this problem, we consider a collection of nodes connected through a network, each equipped with a local function. The objective is to compute the global minimizer of the aggregated local functions, in a decentralized manner, i.e., each node can only use its local function and data exchanged with nodes it is connected to. Moreover, each node is to agree on the said minimizer despite an adversary that can arbitrarily change the local functions of a fraction of the nodes. This problem setting has applications in robust learning, where nodes in a network are collectively training a model that minimizes the empirical loss with possibly attacked local data sets. In this paper, we propose a novel decentralized learning algorithm that enables all nodes to reach consensus on the optimal model, in the absence of attacks, and approximate consensus in the presence of data poisoning attacks. 
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