The First International Workshop on Cyber-Fraud CYBER-FRAUD 2007
July 1-6, 2007,
San Jose, CA, USA

Important deadlines:
Submission deadline February 20, 2007
Notification of acceptance March 10, 2007
Registration/camera ready March 31, 2007
In conjunction with:

The International Conference on Internet Monitoring and Protection,  
ICIMP 2007

Attacks against private and public networks have had a significant  
spreading in the last years. With simple or sophisticated behavior,  
the attacks tend to damage user confidence, cause huge privacy  
violations and enormous economic losses.

The International Workshop on Cyber-Fraud, CYBER-FRAUD 2007, focuses  
on specific aspects related to attacks and counterattacks, public  
information, privacy and safety on cyber-attacks information. It also  
targets secure mechanisms to record, retrieve, share, interpret,  
prevent and post-analyze of cyber-crime attacks.

This workshop will provide a forum for interaction among researchers  
and practitioners working in the area of cyber attacks. We solicit  
papers dealing with all aspects of any kind of studies, experiences,  
previsions, comparisons, privacy and economic impacts, and existing  
technical supports for cyber-attacks.

TOPICS OF SPECIAL INTEREST (but not limited to):

Epidemiological models for warware and cyber-crime propagation
Record and retrieval of cyber-crimes
Forensic analysis
Cyber-crime prevention
Cyber-crime vulnerabilities
Cyber-counterattack at source
Distributed cyber-attacks
Orchestrated cyber-attacks
Recursion attacks
Cyber-storm attacks
Spyware and malware
Cyber-pranks, hoaxes
Phishing/Farming and anti-phishing
Online cyber-crime reporting
Accuracy and security of cyber-reports
Fighting cyber-crimes
Cyber-crime laws

The CYBER-FRAUD 2007 Proceedings will be published by IEEE Computer  
Society Press, posted on IEEE Xplore Digital Library, and indexed  
with major indexes.

Only .pdf or .doc files will be accepted for paper submission. All  
received papers will be acknowledged via the EDAS system.

Final author manuscripts will be 8.5" x 11" (two columns IEEE  
format), not exceeding 6 pages; max 4 extra pages allowed at  
additional cost. The formatting instructions can be found on the  
Instructions page.

Once you receive the notification of paper acceptance, you will be  
provided by the IEEE CS Press an online author kit with all the steps  
an author needs to follow to submit the final version. The author  
kits URL will be included in the letter of acceptance.

Technical marketing/business/positioning presentations

The conference initiates a series of business, technical marketing,  
and positioning presentations on the same topics. Speakers must  
submit a 10-12 slide deck presentations with substantial notes  
accompanying the slides, in the .ppt format (.pdf-ed). The slide deck  
will be published in the conference's CD collection, together with  
the regular papers. Please send your presentations to , .


Tutorials provide overviews of current high interest topics.

Proposals can be for half or full day tutorials. Please send your  
proposals to,

Panel proposals

The organizers encourage scientists and industry leaders to organize  
dedicated panels dealing with controversial and challenging topics  
and paradigms. Panel moderators are asked to identify their guests  
and manage that their appropriate talk supports timely reach our  
deadlines. Moderators must specifically submit an official proposal,  
indicating their background, panelist names, their affiliation, the  
topic of the panel, as well as short biographies. Please send your  
proposals to ,


CYBER-FRAUD 2007 Co-Chairs
Tom Chen, Southern Methodist University - Dallas, USA
Radu State, LORIA, France