Special Issue "Mobile Systems, Mobile Networks and Mobile Cloud: Security, Privacy and Digital Forensics"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (26 May 2017)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lei Chen
Assist. Prof. Dr. Wenjia Li
Department of Computer Science, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, 1855 Broadway, New York, NY 10023, USA
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Interests: cyber security; trust and privacy policies for networks and mobile systems; wireless networks including vehicular networks, body area networks; Android systems; Internet of Things; Cyber Physical System
Assist. Prof. Dr. Rami J. Haddad
Department of Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering and Information Technology, Georgia Southern University, P.O. BOX 8045, Statesboro, GA, USA
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Interests: ad-hoc networks; ad-hoc networks security; management, reliability, and performance specifically for optical and wireless networks
The use of smartphones and mobile devices has been an indispensable part of our everyday life and work. With personal financial and medical information and job-related data being processed on mobile systems, mobile networks, and mobile cloud, it is critically important that the development and advancement of secure mobile operating systems, secure mobile cloud and applications, secure mobile devices and cellular networks keep up with the ever-growing smartphone usage.
The scope of this Special Issue encompasses the security, privacy, and digital forensics of mobile systems, mobile networks and mobile cloud, including but not limited to Android, iOS and Windows Mobile operating systems, mobile device, systems and applications, the modelling, design and testing of mobile system, networks and cloud with security and privacy in mind, secure mobile methodologies and algorithms, and secure mobile applications as well as cellular networks. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to) the following subject categories:
- Android, iOS, and Windows Mobile security and privacy
- Digital forensics on mobile operating systems, applications and smartphones
- Secure mobile application development
- Smartphone device/hardware security
- Mobile and cloud application security and digital forensics
- Mobile and cloud user authentication and authorization
- Multi-factor mobile and cloud authentication
- Mobile and cloud user privacy
- Intrusion detection and recovery on mobile OS, applications, smartphones and cloud
- 4G and 5G security
- Modeling, design and testing secure mobile cloud
- Secure algorithms and methodologies for mobile cloud
- Secure and efficient private mobile cloud
- Secure mobile cloud application design and development
- Vulnerability detection and remediation of mobile cloud
- Mobile and cloud device and applications management
Dr. Wenjia Li
Dr. Rami Haddad
Manuscript Submission Information
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- Mobile and cloud
- Digital forensics