Call For Paper


NSS is an annual international conference covering research in network and system security. The conference seeks submissions from academia, industry, and government presenting novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of network security, privacy, applications security, and system security. Papers describing case studies, implementation experiences, and lessons learned are also encouraged. Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

– Active Defense Systems                – Adaptive Defense Systems

– Applied Cryptography                    – Analysis, Benchmark of Security Systems

– Authentication                              – Biometric Security

– Complex Systems Security             – Database and System Security

– Data Protection                             – Data/System Integrity

– Distributed Access Control             – Distributed Attack Systems

– Denial-of-Service                          – High Performance Network Virtualization

– Hardware Security                         – High Performance Security Systems

– Identity Management                     – Intelligent Defense Systems

– Insider Threats                             – Intellectual Property Rights Protection

– Internet and Network Forensics      – Intrusion Detection and Prevention

– Key Distribution and Management   – Large-scale Attacks and Defense

– Malware                                       – Network Resiliency

– Network Security                          – RFID Security and Privacy

– Security Architectures                   – Security for Critical Infrastructures

– Security in P2P systems                 – Security in Cloud and Grid Systems

– Security in E-Commerce                 – Security in Pervasive/Ubiquitous Computing

– Security and Privacy in Smart Grid  – Security and Privacy in Wireless Networks

– Security Policy                              – Secure Mobile Agents and Mobile Code

– Security Theory and Tools             – Standards and Assurance Methods

– Trusted Computing                       – Trust Management

– World Wide Web Security

NSS 2015 Conference proceedings will be published by Springer-Verlag as a volume of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series. Selected papers from the proceedings will be invited to two SCI-indexed Journal special issues: One is  “Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience” and the other is “Future Generation Computer Systems“.