Call for Papers

Call for Papers

The CSS-2018 symposium is the next edition in a series of highly successful international events on cyberspace safety and security previously held as CSS-2017 (Xi’an, China, 2017), CSS-2016 (Granada, Spain, 2016), CSS-2015 (New York, USA, 2015), CSS-2014 (Paris, France, 2014), CSS-2013 (Zhangjiajie, China, 2013), CSS-2012 (Melbourne, Australia, 2012), CSS-2012 (Milan, Italy, 2011), CSS-2009 (Chengdu, China, 2009), and CSS-2008 (Sydney, Australia, 2008).

Important Dates


June 15, 2018 July 09, 2018 (hard deadline – extended)


July 15, 2018


August 1, 2018


October 29-31, 2018


Proceedings will be published by Springer-Verlag as part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) Series.

Proceedings will be accessible at this link:

Topics of interest

CSS-2018 accepts submissions from academia, government, and industry presenting novel research efforts on all theoretical and practical aspects of computer and network security. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Web security
  • Database security
  • Adversary machine learning
  • Data mining security
  • Big Data Security
  • Big Data Security
  • Security in social networks
  • Security in social networks
  • Cyber physical systems security
  • Trust computing
  • Intrusion detection
  • Digital Forensics
  • Malware and botnet
  • Vulnerability and risk assessment
  • Anonymous communication
  • Security in wireless communication
  • Security in mobile devices
  • Privacy preserving
  • Attacks to privacy
  • Cloud computing security
  • Operation system security
  • Software security
  • Security architectures
  • Cyber Security aspects in Smart Grid
  • Security incidents, vulnerability and risk factors in power systems
  • Biometric Authentication
  • Biometric Security