40th IEEE Symposium on
Security and Privacy

Since 1980, the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy has been the premier forum for presenting developments in computer security and electronic privacy, and for bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field. The 2019 Symposium will mark the 40th annual meeting of this flagship conference.

The Symposium will be held on May 20-22, 2019, and the Security and Privacy Workshops will be held on May 23, 2019. Both events will be in San Francisco, CA at the Hyatt Regency.

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Statement on the US Government Travel Restrictions

The IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee on Security and Privacy fully supports the position of the IEEE and its Computer Society on the US Government's Travel Restrictions, as expressed in their public statements (1, 2). In addition, we acknowledge our commitment to the special responsibility of the security and privacy research community to advance knowledge and technologies to enable protection of universal human rights such as freedom of opinion and expression.

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Organizing Committee

General Chair Mark Gondree Sonoma State University
Program Chairs Christopher Kruegel University of California Santa Barbara
Hovav Shacham University of California, San Diego
Vice Chair / Registration Gabriela Ciocarlie SRI International
Web Chair Benjamin Andow NC State University
General Chair Emeritus Jason Li Intelligent Automation Inc.


Papers Paper submission deadline
Rolling (Next deadline: January 1, 2018)
Acceptance notification 2 months after submission
Camera-ready deadline 1 month after acceptance