The Sixth International Conference on Availability, Reliability and
Security (AReS 2011) 
Vienna University of Technology, Austria 
August 22-26, 2011 
======= Conference ======= 
The 6th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and
Security ("ARES - The International Security and Dependability
Conference") will bring together researchers and practitioners in the
area of IT-Security and Dependability. ARES will highlight the various
aspects of security - with special focus on secure internet solutions,
trusted computing, digital forensics, privacy and organizational
security issues. ARES aims at a full and detailed discussion of the
research issues of security as an integrative concept that covers
amongst others availability, safety, confidentiality, integrity,
maintainability and security in the different fields of applications.
======= Important Dates ======= 
Submission Deadline: February 21st, 2011 
Author Notification: April 18th, 2011 
Author Registration: June 1st, 2011 
Proceedings Version: June 1st, 2011 
Conference: August 22nd - 26th, 2011 
=======  Topics of interest include, but are not limited to ======= 
Authorization and Authentication 
Availability and Reliability 
Business Continuity & Resilience 
Cost/Benefit Analysis 
Dependability Aspects for Special Applications (e.g. ERP-Systems, Logistics) 
Dependability Aspects of Electronic Government (e-Government) 
Dependability Administration 
Dependability in Open Source Software 
Designing Security Requirements 
Digital Forensics 
E-Commerce Dependability 
Failure Prevention 
Identity Management 
IPR of Security Technology 
Incident Response and Prevention 
Information Flow Control 
Information Hiding 
Internet Dependability 
Interoperability Aspects 
Intrusion Detection and Fraud Detection 
Legal Issues 
Mobile Security 
Network and Organizational Vulnerability Analysis 
Network Security 
Privacy-Enhancing Technologies 
Process based Security Models and Methods 
RFID Security and Privacy 
Risk planning, Analysis & Awareness 
Safety Critical Systems 
Secure Enterprise Architectures 
Security Issues for Ubiquitous Systems 
Security and Privacy in E-Health 
Security and Trust Management in P2P and Grid applications 
Security and Privacy for Sensor Networks, Wireless/Mobile Devices and
Security and Usability 
Security as Quality of Service 
Security in Distributed Systems / Distributed Databases 
Security in Electronic Payments 
Security in Electronic Voting 
Software Engineering of Dependable Systems 
Software Security 
Standards, Guidelines and Certification 
Survivability of Computing Systems 
Temporal Aspects of Dependability 
Threats and Attack Modelling 
Trusted Computing 
Tools for Dependable System Design and Evaluation 
Trust Models and Trust Management 
VOIP, Wireless Security 
======= Submission Guidelines ======= 
Authors are invited to submit research and application papers with the
following Manuscripts style: two columns, single-spaced, including
figures and references, using 10 fonts, and number each page. You can
confirm the style at the following page: (information for authors) 
Submission papers are classified into 3 categorizes representing
original, previously unpublished work.
   1. full paper (8 pages) 
   2. short paper (6 pages) 
   3. workshop paper (6 pages) 
Submitted papers will be carefully evaluated based on originality,
significance, technical soundness, presentation and clarity of
exposition.  Contact author must provide the following information at
the ARES conference system: paper title, authors' names, affiliations,
postal address, phone, fax, and e-mail address of the author(s), about
200-250 word abstract, and about five keywords.
Submission of a paper implies that should the paper be accepted, at
least one of the authors will register and present the paper in the
conference. Accepted papers will be published by IEEE Computer
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