Call For Papers

Call For Papers

Authors are invited to submit full papers presenting new research results related to information security technologies and applications. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Cryptology
  • Applied cryptography
  • Mobile security
  • Cloud security
  • Access control
  • Privacy enhanced technology
  • Viruses and malware
  • Software security
  • Database security
  • Web security
  • Operating system security
  • Intrusion detection
  • Big data security and privacy
  • Biometric Security
  • Implementation
  • Network security
  • Key management
  • Security and privacy in ubiquitous computing
  • Formal methods for security
  • Digital forensics
  • Security for critical infrastructures
  • Embedded systems security
  • Lightweight security
  • Smart grid security
  • Cyber security for urban transportation
  • Cyber-physical security
  • Cryptocurrency

Call for Papers in document version can be downloaded here > ISPEC 2019 CFP v7.

Important Dates

Submission Deadline 8th June, 2019, 15:59 UTC  21 June 2019 (11.59pm Anywhere on Earth (UTC-12)) 
Acceptance Notification 29th July, 2019
Camera-ready Copy Due 3rd September, 2019
Conference 26th – 28th November, 2019

Author Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original papers. Submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors has published elsewhere or has submitted in parallel for consideration of any other conference with proceeding or any journal. The submission must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgements, or obvious references. Original contributions are invited up to 16 pages in length (single column) excluding the bibliography and appendices and up to 20 pages in total, using at least 11-point fonts and with reasonable margins. Submissions not meeting the submission guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that at least one of the authors will register and attend the conference to present their work. Submitted papers should follow the formatting instructions of the Springer LNCS Style. Please kindly refer to Springer LNCS Author Information for style and formatting guidelines.

Conference Proceedings

The conference proceedings will be published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.

Journal Special Issues

Selected papers presented at the ISPEC 2019 will be invited to consider submission (after significant extension) for special issues in the following journals:

Impact Factor: 3.557

Special Issue on Deep Learning: Security and Forensics Research Advances and Challenges

  •  Wiley Concurrency and Computation Practice and Experience                                                                  Impact Factor: 1.114

Special Issue on Trust Management and Security Enforcement in Internet of Things (TMSEIoT 2019)

  • KeAi Digital Communications and Networks        Impact Factor: Is expected to be available late 2019

Special Issue on Security and Privacy Protection in the Era of IoT Devices