Call for papers: Special Issue on Russian Research in Cybersecurity


Special Issue: Russian Research in Cybersecurity

Prof. Eric Filiol

Guest Editors:

Prof. Vladimir M. Fomichev, Security Code, Ltd.

Dr. Alisa M. Koreneva, Security Code, Ltd.

Important dates
•Request for publication (via email) and notification of request acceptance: September 30, 2021
•Deadline for submissions: December 31, 2021
•Review process: 2 to 4 months after submission
•Publication of the issue: 2022

We invite authors representing the Russian Federation, the Union State of Russia and Belarus, and the CIS countries to submit novel original papers on cybersecurity for free publication in the special issue “Russian Research in Cybersecurity” of Journal of Computer Virology and Hacking Techniques (JICV). The journal is published by the international publishing house Springer and is included in the second quartile (Q2) of Scopus (in 2021).

Journal web-site:

This special issue is devoted to fundamental and applied problems of cybersecurity, as well as design, implementation and analysis of software and hardware security tools.

Submission and publication process
•Authors submit the request for publication (in Russian) via the e-mail: 
The request for publication must include the authors, title, and abstract with the precise summary of the main results (up to 1 А4 page)
•If the request is approved, authors submit their papers (in English) via the official submission portal (EM-portal):
•Tutorial for Authors:
•1 to 3 review iterations depending on the initial quality of the paper. Communication among the participants (authors, reviewers, editors) is provided by the EM portal.
•Accepted papers are published with DOI (Springer Online First) on the journal web-site.

Requirements for the manuscript

•Formatting meets the requirements specified in the instructions for authors:
•The topic deals with cybersecurity
•Original and novel results
•Authors are from Russia, the Union State of Russia and Belarus, the CIS countries
•English language 
•Clearly outlined objectives, results and conclusion, comprehensive references
•The form, structure and quality of written English must meet international academic standards
•Recommended page count: 10-15 pages

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