WWW Security and Privacy Track 2017
Perth, Australia
April 3-7, 2017

Papers Due: October 19, 2016

The Security and Privacy track at the International World Wide Web
Conference offers researchers working on security, privacy, trust, and
abuse of trust to present their work to the broad community of researchers,
with myriad backgrounds and interests, who will be attending the 2017 World
Wide Web Conference.

Relevant topics include:

* Human and usability factors in Web security & privacy
* Measurement of online crime/underground economics
* Tracking, profiling, and countermeasures against them
* Measurement, analysis, and circumvention of Web censorship
* Browser security
* Authentication and authorization for Web-based services
* Social network security and privacy
* Security and privacy of web protocols
* Abusive content such as online harassments, spam, and fake reviews
* Privacy-enhancing technologies for the Web
* Legal, ethical, policy issues of Web security and privacy
* Security for Web services (e.g., blogs, Web feed, wikis, social networks)
* Applications of cryptography to the web
* Security in Web-based electronic commerce (e-cash, auctions, etc.)
* Security and privacy for intelligent assistants

This year's track chairs will place special focus on encouraging reviewers
to provide authors with feedback that is constructive and valuable. When
reviewers advocate to accept a submission, we will ask them to identify
improvements that can reasonably be implemented by the camera-ready
deadline. When reviewers advocate for rejection, we will be encourage
reviewers to try to identify improvements that, if made, would be
sufficient to cause them to advocate for the paper in the future.

Important dates

(All deadlines are 11:59pm, anywhere in the world)

Abstract submission (required): Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Full paper submission: Monday, October 24, 2016
Acceptance notification: Wednesday, December 21, 2016