ACISP 2016

21st Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy
Melbourne, Australia
4-6 July 2016

Conference Topics

We invite submissions from academia, government, and industry presenting novel research on all aspects of information security and privacy primitives or protocols. This year we particularly welcome submissions from areas in cyber-physical security, mobile security, software security and network security, which are under represented in previous ACISP series.

Topics of ACISP 2016 include but are not limited to the following areas:

  • 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
  • Secure electronic payment system
  • 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

Journal Recommendations

Selected papers presented at the ACISP 2016 will be invited to consider submission (after significant extension) for special issues or topical selections in the following journals:

Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS) Impact Factor: 2.786
Special Issue on Security and Privacy Issues in Fog Computing
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Journal of Medical Systems Impact Factor: 2.213
Topical Selection on Medical Data Security
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Computers & Security Impact Factor: 1.031
Special Issue on Security Data Science and Cyber Threat Management
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Pervasive and Mobile Computing Impact Factor: 2.079
Special Issue on Cybersecurity for Ubiquitous Cities
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Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Impact Factor: 1.518
Special Issue on Security and Privacy for Smart Cities
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More journal special issues or topical selections will be announced soon.

Author Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original papers: they must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors have published elsewhere or have submitted in parallel to any other conferences that have proceedings or any journal. The submission must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgements, or obvious references. Original contributions are invited up to 12 pages in length (single column) excluding appendices and bibliography 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. Papers should be submitted via easychair at the following link.

ACISP 2016 Submission Link

Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that at least one of the authors will register and attend the conference and present their paper.

We are pleased to announce that the proceeding will be published by Springer as a volume of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series. Auther instructions and LaTeX/Word templates for LNCS publications can be found via the following link.

Springer LNCS Author Information

Deakin Univesity
Monash University