Past special issues

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Special issue on Security in Global Computing

Guest Editor: Corrado Priami

Volume 2, issue 3-4, August 2004

Global computing is an emerging area of research attracting increasing attention by a large community of researchers from around the world, and one of the key points of global computing is the handling of information security. This special issue collects extended versions of papers presented at the international workshop on global computing held in Rovereto, Italy, 9–14 February 2003.

Special issue on ESORICS 2002

Guest Editor: Michael Waidner

Volume 3, issue 1, October 2004

This special issue collects extended versions of selected papers presented at ESORICS 2002, the European Symposium on Research in Computer Security, held in Zurich, Switzerland, 14–16 October 2002.

Special issue on FCS/Verify 2002

Guest Editors: Serge Autexier, Iliano Cervesato, Heiko Mantel

Volume 4, Issue 1-2, February 2005

This special issue collects papers presented at the Workshop on Foundations of Computer Security (FCS) and the Verification Workshop (VERIFY), which were held jointly in July 2002 at the Federated Logic Conference (FLoC) in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Special issue on ESORICS 2003

Guest Editor: Einar Snekkenes

Volume 4, Issue 3, June 2005

This special issue collects extended versions of selected papers presented at ESORICS 2003, 13–15 October 2003.

Special issue on ISC 2003

Guest Editors: Colin Boyd, Wenbo Mao

Volume 4, Issue 4, October 2005

This special issue collects revised and expanded versions of papers presented at the Information Security Conference 2003.

Special issue on EuroPKI 2004

Guest Editor: Stefanos Gritzalis

Volume 5, Issue 1, January 2006

The papers in this section of the International Journal on Information Security (IJIS) issue are based on a selection of submissions from EuroPKI’04. These papers have been extended and revised from the versions published in the EuroPKI’04 workshop proceedings.

Special issue on ISC '05

Guest Editors: Jianying Zhou, Javier Lopez

Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2006

This special issue of IJIS contains five papers selected from the proceedings of the Eighth International Information Security Conference (ISC’05), that took place in Singapore, from 20th to 23rd September 2005.

Special Issue on Special Purpose Protocols

Guest Editor: Moti Yung

Volume 9, Issue 6, December 2010

Special Issue: 10th International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS)

Guest Editors: Liqun Chen, Mark Ryan, Guilin Wang

Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2011

This special issue of the International Journal of Information Security is devoted to a selected small set of papers among the 27 papers that were presented at the tenth International Conference on Information and Communications Security (ICICS), which was held in Birmingham, UK, during the period 20–22 October 2008.

Special issue: Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm 2010)

Guest Editors: Sushil Jajodia, Jianying Zhou

Volume 10, Issue 5, October 2011

This special issue of the International Journal of Information Security is devoted to the best papers of the 6th International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm 2010), held on September 7–9, in Singapore.

Special Issue: Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

Guest Editors: Irfan Ahmed, Martin Naedele, Bradley Schatz, Ryoichi Sasaki, Andrew West

Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2012

This special section of the international journal of information security contains articles on supervisory control and data acquisition, and control system security.

Special issue: 14th Information Security Conference (ISC 2011)

Guest Editors: Jianying Zhou, Xuejia Lai, Hui Li

Volume 11, Issue 5, October 2012

This special issue of International Journal of Information Security comprises three papers selected from 25 papers accepted by the 14th Information Security Conference (ISC 2011), which was held on October 26–29, 2011, in Xi’an, China.

Special Issue: 9th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS '11)

Guest Editors: Javier Lopez, Gene Tsudik

Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2013

Special Issue: Security in Cloud Computing

Guest Editors: Stefanos Gritzalis, Chris Mitchell, Bhavani Thuraisingham, Jianying Zhou

Volume 13, Issue 2, April 2014

In this special issue of International Journal of Information Security, papers address aspects of cloud security and privacy issues: cloud computing technology is evolving rapidly, and the security and privacy protection mechanisms must keep this quick pace in order to support the acceptance of the cloud model. New security solutions are required, while well-established practices must be revisited.

Special Issue: The Security Track at the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing 2013

Guest Editors: Giampaolo Bella, Helge Janicke

Volume 14, Issue 2, April 2015

This special issue comprises significantly extended versions of the best papers presented at the Security Track of the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing in 2013.

Special Issue: Security and Privacy of Electronic Health Information Systems

Guest Editors: Elisa Bertino, Robert H. Deng, Xinyi Huang, Jianying Zhou

Volume 14, Issue 6, November 2015

This special issue comprises papers addresses security and privacy mechanisms designed to mitigate the adversarial activities and meet specific requirements of electronic health information systems.

Special issue: 19th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP 2014)

Guest Editors: Guomin Yang, Willy Susilo, Yi Mu

Volume 15, Issue 1, February 2016

This special issue collects expanded versions of papers from the 19th Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy (ACISP 2014).

Special issue: 1st International Conference on Security Standardisation Research (SSR 2014)

Guest Editors: Liqun Chen, Chris Mitchell

Volume 15, Issue 6, November 2016

This special issue of the International Journal of Information Security is devoted to the best papers of the 1st International Conference on Security Standardisation Research (SSR 2014), held on December 16/17, 2014 at Royal Holloway, University of London in Egham, Surrey.

Special Issue: Provable Security in Information Security

Guest Editors: Liqun Chen, Jinguang Han, Chris Mitchell

This special section of the International Journal of Information Security is devoted to four of the best papers presented at the 10th International Conference on Provable Security (ProvSec 2016), held on November 10–11, 2016, at Nanjing University of Finance and Economics, Nanjing, China.