Track Information


Information Systems Security and Information Privacy Protection

This Track aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners working on information systems security, information security, security safeguards, incident management and business continuity, as well as, information privacy, privacy enhancing tools, data minimization and personal data protection issues of information systems and digital services. The Track targets to provide a forum for researchers and practitioners to discuss, and present work on, emerging ideas and trends in the areas of security and privacy engineering in software development, as well as the development of security and privacy tools. Behavioral studies concerning information security policy compliance, security and privacy perceptions, adoption of security controls and privacy enhancing tools are also welcome. We welcome research articles, conceptual articles, case studies, position papers, research in-progress articles that tackle all interesting aspects of information security and privacy with a diverse range of theoretical lenses and methodologies. The conference invites manuscripts including, but not limited to, the following topics:

  • Information security and privacy in Web-based applications and services
  • Information security policies
  • Authentication, authorization and accounting
  • Information security and privacy management in organizations
  • Risk analysis and risk management issues
  • Cultural issues in information security and privacy management
  • Information security and privacy in social networks
  • Information security and privacy in parallel and distributed systems
  • Information security and privacy in grid/cloud/pervasive computing
  • Information security and privacy in mobile applications and wireless communications
  • Information security and privacy in database systems
  • Information security and privacy in e-commerce and e-government
  • Privacy enhancing tools
  • Security challenges and mitigation approaches for smart cities
  • Interoperable security for urban applications
  • Ethics, legal and social aspects of digital systems
  • Miscellaneous security and privacy issues

Track Chairs

Aggeliki Tsohou, Ionian University, Department of Informatics, Greece 

Hemin Jiang, University of Science and Technology of China

Luning Liu, Harbin Institute of Technology, China