You are invited to contribute to the Handbook of Research on
Information Assurance and Security that Professor Sushil
Sharma and Professor Jeet Gupta are editing. This will be
published by Idea Publishing Group.

The purpose of this handbook is to help readers understand
the need for enterprise security strategies, current
security tools, procedures and processes, techniques and
tools that are required to protect data and systems. An
enterprise security handbook that includes methodologies,
techniques and methods to protect data and systems would be
a great contribution to practitioners as well as
academicians. Academic, research oriented, expository, or
practitioner oriented works are all welcome.

Detailed Call for Contributions can be found as a pdf file
on the website:

The tentative schedule is as follows:

Proposals due: 31 August 2006
Notification of proposal: 30 September 1 2006
Full paper due: 01 December 2006
Publication of Handbook: Spring 2008

Please submit your proposals via e-mail to Professor Sushil
Sharma at or to Jeet Gupta at
latest by August 31, 2006. If there are any questions,
please feel free to contact me.