9th International Conference on Information Systems Security (ICISS 2013)
16 -- 20 December, 2013
Kolkata, India
URL: http://www.iciss.org.in

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The conference series ICISS (International Conference on Information
Systems Security), held annually, provides a forum for disseminating
the latest research results in information and systems security. ICISS
2013, the ninth conference in this series, will be held under the
aegis of the newly formed Society for Research in Information Security
and Privacy (SRISP). The acceptance ratio of the first eight
conferences has averaged less than 30%, and the proceedings have been
published as part of the Springer Verlag series of Lecture Notes in
Computer Science. ICISS 2013 encourages submissions from the academia,
industry and government addressing theoretical and practical problems
in information and systems security and related areas.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:
Application Security
Authentication and Audit
Access and Usage Control
Biometric Security
Cloud Security
Cryptographic Protocols
Cyber-physical Systems Security
Data Security and Privacy
Digital Forensics
Digital Rights Management
Distributed Systems Security
Formal Models in Security
Identity Management
Intrusion Detection and Prevention
Intrusion Tolerance and Recovery
Key Management
Language-based Security
Malware Analysis and Mitigation
Network Security
Operating Systems Security
Privacy and Anonymity
Secure Data Streams
Security and Usability
Security Testing
Sensor and Ad Hoc Network Security
Smartphone Security
Software Security
Vulnerability Detection and Mitigation
Usable Security
Web Security

Important Dates:

Manuscript Submission (Full Paper): 12 July 2013
Tutorial and Panels Proposal Submission: 5 July 2013
Notification of Acceptance: 25 August 2013
Camera-ready Manuscript Due: 13 September 2013

Paper Submission:

Submissions must be made online at
https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iciss20130. Papers should
be formatted as they would appear in the final LNCS
proceedings. Papers should be at most 15 pages in length, including
the bibliography. One of the authors of an accepted paper must attend
the conference to present the paper. Conference papers will be
presented on Dec. 18th -- 20th, 2013. ICISS accepts only electronic
submissions in PDF format. Note that our publisher, Springer LNCS
series, strongly prefers camera-ready manuscripts to be submitted in
LaTeX2e (or LaTeX) format using the llncs.cls LaTeX template provided
by Springer. See detailed manuscript preparation instructions and
options at Information for LNCS authors:

Dual Submission Policy:
Submitted papers must not substantially overlap with papers published
or currently submitted to a journal or conference with proceedings.

Conference proceedings will be published in the Springer LNCS series.

Tutorial Proposals:

There will be tutorial program for two days (16-17 December 2013). At
most four three-hour tutorials will be offered. Proposals are invited
for tutorials of duration three hours on relevant topics of current
interest. A tutorial proposal should include the extended abstract of
the tutorial and a brief biography of the speaker(s). Please mail your
proposal to the Tutorial Chair (reachable via

The speaker(s) of the accepted proposals need to submit their final
presentation one month before the conference to the Tutorial Chair.

More information is available at the conference websites:

Dr. Pinakpani Pal
Organizing Chair, ICISS 2013
Electronics & Communication Sciences Unit (ECSU)
Indian Statistical Institute
203, B.T.Road, Kolkata 700108, India.
e-mail: iciss2013@isical.ac.in
Fax: +91-33-25752914

Program Chairs:
Aditya Bagchi: aditya@isical.ac.in
Indrakshi Ray: iray@cs.colostate.edu