Call for papers: Russian Research in Cryptology and Information Security Systems

Guest Editors

Vladimir M Formichev, Professor, Dr. Sci. (Phys.-Math.), Scientific Advisor at Security Code LLC (

Alisa M Koreneva, PhD (Phys.-Math.), Security Code LLC (


We invite authors representing the Russian Federation, the Union State of Russia and Belarus, and the CIS countries to submit original research papers on cryptology and information security systems for publication in a special issue of Journal of Computer Virology and Hacking Techniques (JICV).

This special issue is devoted to fundamental mathematical problems of cryptography and information security, theoretical foundation of software and hardware security tools implementation.

Requirements for submissions

  • The paper deals with security, to fit within JICV’s scope
  • Authors must be from Russia, the Union State of Russia and Belarus, the CIS countries
  • The language of the paper is English
  • Up to 15 pages (A4 format)
  • The form, structure and quality of written English must meet international academic standards
  • Paper must be prepared in LATEX according to the Springer template.

Important dates (approximate)

  • Request for publication containing the authors, title, and abstract (up to one page, with precise wording of the main result): August 15, 2019
  • Notification of acceptance of request: August 22, 2019
  • Deadline for submissions: October 21, 2019
  • Notification of review process: December 23, 2019

Submission and publication process

  • Authors submit the requests for publication (in Russian) to
  • Authors submit the papers (in English) via the official submission portal:
  • The Guest Editors manage the review process by inviting reviewers, managing reviews and making the final decision for the paper. Each decision has to be confirmed by the Editor-in-Chief of JICV.
  • Accepted papers will be published online as they are ready and later collated into a printed issue.

Authors should prepare their manuscript according to the 'Instructions for Authors' available from the Journal homepage and submit through the online submission site at the EM link above and select “SI Russian Research in Cryptology and Information Security Systems” when they reach the “Article Type” step in the submission process.

Submitted papers should present original, unpublished work. All submitted papers will be evaluated on the basis of relevance, significance of contribution, technical quality, scholarship, and quality of presentation, by at least two independent reviewers. It is the policy of the journal that no submission, or substantially overlapping submission, be published or be under review at another journal or conference at any time during the review process.