[ecoop-info] Fwd: SAC - Security Track: extended deadline 1 week (Sept 15th)

Luca Compagna luca.compagna at gmail.com
Tue Sep 8 13:35:50 CEST 2009

(Apologies if you receive this announcement multiple times)

Dear all,

sorry to re-send this message but there was a mistake in the dates.
Really sorry for that. Good news is that if you are interested to
submit you can still do that.

Abstracts should be sent today and papers by Sept 15th.

Below the up-to-date CfP also available on the web page:


Best regards,


SAC 2010
The 25th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
22-26 March 2010, Lausanne, Switzerland
Track on Computer Security (9th edition)

SAC 2010
For the past twentytwo years the ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC)
has been a primary forum for applied computer scientists, computer engineers
and application developers to gather, interact, and present their research.
SAC is sponsored by the ACM Special Interest Group on Applied Computing
(SIGAPP); its proceedings are published by ACM in both printed form and
CD-ROM; they are also available on the web through the ACM  Digital Library.
More information about SIGAPP and past editions of SAC can be found at

2010 Track on Computer Security (9th edition)
The Security Track reaches its ninth edition this year, thus appearing among
the most established tracks in the Symposium. The list of issues remains
vast, ranging from protocols to workflows .

Topics of interest include but are not limited to

    * software security (protocols, operating systems, etc.)
    * hardware security (smartcards, biometric technologies, etc.)
    * mobile security (properties for/from mobile agents, etc.)
    * network security (anti-virus, anti-hacker, anti-DoS tools, firewalls,
real-time monitoring, etc.)
    * alternatives to cryptography (steganography, etc.)
    * security-specific software development practices (vulnerability
testing, fault-injection resilience, etc.)
    * privacy and anonimity (trust management, pseudonimity, identity
management, etc.)
    * safety and dependability issues (reliability, survivability, etc.)
    * cyberlaw and cybercrime (copyrights, trademarks, defamation,
intellectual property, etc.)
    * security management and usability issues (security configuration,
policy management, usability trials etc.)
    * workflow and service security (business processes, web services, etc.)

Best Papers
The best papers of the 2003 edition are published in a special issue of
Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (Wiley), vol. 16, no.1,
The best papers of the 2004 edition are published in a special issue of the
Journal of Computer Security (IOS), vol. 13, no.5, 2005.
The best papers of the 2006 edition are published in a special issue of the
Journal of Computer Security (IOS), vol. 17, no.3, 2009.
This practice will be continued on the basis of appropriateness of the

Track Website

Track Program Chairs

    * Giampaolo BELLA
      Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica - Universita' di Catania
      Viale A. Doria, 6
      I-95125 Catania, Italy
      email: giamp at dmi.unict.it

    * Luca COMPAGNA
      SAP Research France
      805, Avenue du Dr Maurice Donat
      F-06250 Mougins - France
      email: luca.compagna at sap.com

Program Committee

    * Gail-Joon Ahn (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Arizona
State University, USA)
    * Arslan Broemme (InterComponentWare AG, Germany)
    * Iliano Cervesato (Carnegie Mellon University, Qatar)
    * David W Chadwick (Computing Laboratory, University of Kent, UK)
    * Bruce Christianson (Faculty of Engineering & Information Sciences,
University of Hertfordshire, UK)
    * Cas Cremers (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
    * Nancy Durgin (Sandia National Laboratories, USA)
    * Simon Foley (Department of Computer Science, University College, Cork,
    * Dieter Gollmann (TU Hamburg, Germany)
    * Stefanos Gritzalis (Department of Information and Communication
Systems Engineering, University of the Aegean, Greece)
    * Sokratis K Katsikas (Department of Technology Education & Digital
Systems, University of Piraeus, Greece)
    * Helmut Kurth (ATSEC, Germany)
    * Chris Lesniewski-Laas (MIT, USA)
    * Volkmar Lotz  (SAP Research, France)
    * Fabio Martinelli (National Research Council, Italy)
    * John McDermott  (Naval Research Lab, USA)
    * Chris Mitchell (Royal Holloway, University of London, UK)
    * David von Oheimb (Siemens Corporate Technology, Munich, Germany)
    * Dusko Pavlovic (Kestrel Institute, USA, & Oxford University, UK)
    * Alessandro Sorniotti (Institut Eurécom, France)
    * Jianying Zhou (Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore)

Submission Guidelines
The submission guidelines must be strictly followed for a paper to be

Original papers from the above mentioned or other related areas will be
considered. Only full papers about original and unpublished research are
sought. Parallel submission to other conferences or other tracks of SAC 2010
is forbidden. Each paper must be BLIND in the sense that it must only
include its title but not mention anything about its authors. Self-reference
must be blind too. All submissions must be formatted using the ACM
conference-specific LaTeX style, which can be obtained from the symposium
web page.The standard extension of a submission in the stated format is 5
pages (approximately 5000 words). Longer papers (up to 8 pages maximum) will
imply an additional charge. All papers must be submitted by 8 September

There is a symposium-wide paper management system for SAC 2010, which
authors must use to submit their papers.
Review and publication of accepted papers
Each paper will be fully refereed and undergo a blind review process by at
least three referees.Accepted papers will be published in the ACM SAC 2010
proceedings. Some papers may only be accepted as poster papers, and will be
published as extended 2-page abstracts in the proceedings. According to the
authors' guidelines, which can be obtained from the symposium web page, at
least one author per paper must register before their paper is included in
the proceedings.

Important Dates

    * 8 September 2009: Submission of *abstracts*
    * 15 September 2009 (extended): Submission of full papers
    * 19 October 2009: Notification of Acceptance/Rejection
    * 2 November 2009: Camera-Ready copies of accepted papers
    * 22-26 March 2010: SAC 2010 takes place
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