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IPCCC 2011 - November 17th-19th 2011

Orlando, Florida, USA

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HotWiSec 2011: The 2011 International Workshop on Hot Topics on Wireless
Network Security and Privacy
Co-located with IPCCC 2011, November 19th, Orlando, Florida, USA

Theme and Scope

In the last few years, wireless network have experienced an explosive growth. The advanced wireless network technologies have been widely adopted in a broad spectrum of applications, including electronic healthcare systems, pervasive communications, vehicular networks, mobile wireless peer-to-peer networks, among many others. The security and privacy issue is a central concern to guarantee the functions and performance of such important wireless network applications. This workshop aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from the communities of wireless networking, security, data privacy and cryptography, to promote discussions and research on hot new topics in these areas and out-of-the-box ideas that can generate a discussion and controversy. We are interested in novel and exciting research on all aspects of security and privacy in wireless networks, specifically, but not limited to, the following topics.

Topics of Interest

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Identity management and anonymity
  • Key management
  • Trust management
  • Trustworthy wireless services
  • Information hiding
  • Security and privacy policies
  • Secure wireless protocols design
  • Data privacy and security in mobile networks
  • Security in health monitoring networks
  • Data privacy in healthcare systems
  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies and anonymity
  • Secure protocols in Vehicular networks.
  • Censorship in sensor networks
  • Privacy and security in RFID-based systems.
  • Privacy and security in Wireless Body Area Network
  • Tradeoff between data privacy and utility
  • Paper Submission

    Manuscript submissions should be in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) only. The page limit is 6 pages. Font size should be no smaller than 10 points. Please see the IEEE formatting instruction for details: http://www.computer.org/portal/web/cscps/submission#prep. Submitted papers must represent original material that is not currently under review in any other conference or journal, and has not been published. Please submit papers to easychair (https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=hotwisec2011). All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. At least one author of accepted papers is required to register at the full registration rate, and needs to present the paper at the workshop. Papers from no-shows at the workshop will be excluded from the conference proceedings.

    Important Dates

    Manuscript submission deadline: 09/20/2011
    Acceptance Notification: 10/01/2011
    Camera-ready version deadline: 10/05/2011
    Workshop date: 11/19/2011

    Workshop co-chairs

    Murtuza Jadliwala (EPFL, Switzerland)
    Tingting Chen (Oklahoma State University)

    Technical Program Committee (Tentative)

    Rajiv Bagai, Wichita State University, USA
    Levente Buttyan, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
    Tingting Chen, Oklahoma State University, USA
    Philip Ginzboorg, Nokia, Finland
    Zhuo Hao, The University of Science and Technology of China, PRC
    Murtuza Jadliwala, EPFL, Switzerland
    Mohammad Hossein Manshaei, EPFL, Switzerland
    Ivan Martinovic, UC Berkeley, USA
    Shishir Nagaraja, IIIT-D, India
    Valtteri Niemi, Nokia, Finland
    Shambhu Upadhyaya, University at Buffalo, USA
    Lifang Wu, Beijing University of Technology, PRC
    Lei Yu, Clemson University, USA

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