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Special Issue "Selected papers from WISA 2019"

A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220). This special issue belongs to the section "Sensor Networks".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 January 2020

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Prof. Ilsun You

Department of Information Security Engineering, Soonchunhyang University, 22 Soonchunhyang-ro, Shinchang-myeon, Asan-si 31538, Choongchungnam-do, Korea
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Interests: 5G security; IoT security; authentication and access control; formal security analysis; mobile internet security

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

WISA is one of the main security research venues hosted by the Korea Institute of Information Security and Cryptology (KIISC) and sponsored by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (MSIP), and co-sponsored by the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), the Korea Internet and Security Agency (KISA), and the National Security Research Institute (NSRI). In 2019, WISA will celebrate its 20th anniversary while moving toward its new position as the best contributor to information security applications. The primary focus of WISA 2019 will be on systems and network security including all other technical and practical aspects of security applications. This Special Issue will include extended versions of selected papers from WISA 2019, along with general papers closely related to the conference themes. Potential topics include but are not limited to:

  • Analysis of network and security protocols    
  • Anonymity and censorship-resistant technologies    
  • Applications of cryptographic techniques    
  • Authentication and authorization     
  • Automated tools for source code/binary analysis    
  • Automobile security     
  • Botnet defense     
  • Blockchain security    
  • Critical infrastructure security     
  • Denial-of-service attacks and countermeasures     
  • Digital forensics    
  • Embedded systems security   
  • Exploit techniques and automation    
  • Hardware and physical security    
  • HCI security and privacy   
  • Intrusion detection and prevention    
  • Malware analysis  
  • Mobile/wireless/cellular system security    
  • Network-based attacks   
  • Network infrastructure security     
  • Operating system security    
  • Practical cryptanalysis (hardware, DRM, etc.)    
  • Security policy    
  • Side channel attacks and countermeasures     
  • Storage and file systems security     
  • Techniques for developing secure systems     
  • Trustworthy computing   
  • Trusted execution environments   
  • Unmanned system security for vehicle/drone/ship systems
  • Vulnerability research    
  • Web security

Prof. Ilsun You
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

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