|Alma mater||Hebrew University of Jerusalem|
|Doctoral advisor||Danny Dolev|
Malkhi earned her bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, finishing her Ph.D. in 1994 under the supervision of Danny Dolev. She taught at the Hebrew University until 2007, and then joined Microsoft Research at their Silicon Valley research center. In 2014, when Microsoft closed the center, she moved to VMware, a company working in cloud computing and platform virtualization.
- Malkhi, Dahlia; Reiter, Michael (1998), "Byzantine quorum systems", Distributed Computing, 11 (4): 203–213, CiteSeerX 10.1.1.210.325, doi:10.1007/s004460050050. Preliminary version in ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing, STOC '97, doi:10.1145/258533.258650.
- Malkhi, Dahlia; Naor, Moni; Ratajczak, David (2002), "Viceroy: A scalable and dynamic emulation of the butterfly", Proceedings of the Twenty-first Annual Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC '02), New York, NY, USA: ACM, pp. 183–192, doi:10.1145/571825.571857, ISBN 978-1-58113-485-8.
- Malkhi, Dahlia; Nisan, Noam; Pinkas, Benny; Sella, Yaron (2004), "Fairplay – a secure two-party computation system", Proceedings of the 13th USENIX Security Symposium (Sec. '04), Berkeley, CA, USA: USENIX Association.