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ICISSP is sponsored by INSTICC – Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication


The International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy is an event where researchers and practitioners can meet and discuss state-of-the-art research about the technological, social, and regulatory challenges that regard the security, privacy, and trust of modern information systems. The conference welcomes papers of either practical or theoretical nature, and is interested in research or applications addressing all aspects of trust, security and privacy, and encompassing issues of concern for organizations, individuals and society at large.


Each of these topic areas is expanded below but the sub-topics list is not exhaustive. Papers may address one or more of the listed sub-topics, although authors should not feel limited by them. Unlisted but related sub-topics are also acceptable, provided they fit in one of the following main topic areas:



  • Regulatory and Technical Compliance Aspects of Security and Privacy
  • Risk and Reputation Management
  • Identity and Trust Management
  • Threat Awareness
  • Intrusion Detection and Response
  • Security Awareness and Education
  • Malware Detection
  • Vulnerability Analysis and Countermeasures
  • Security and Privacy Metrics


  • Web Applications and Services
  • Distributed Ledgers and Blockchain Technologies and Applications
  • Security and Privacy in Cloud and Pervasive Computing
  • Privacy, Security and Trust in Social Media, Metaverse, and other Online Contexts
  • AI and Machine Learning for Security
  • Security in IoT and Edge Computing
  • Mobile Security


  • Trusted Computing
  • Access and Usage Control
  • Security Testing
  • Data and Software Security
  • Privacy-Enhancing Models and Technologies
  • Privacy and Security Models
  • Cryptographic Algorithms
  • Security Frameworks, Architectures and Protocols
  • Authentication, Biometrics, Identification
  • Security Architecture and Design Analysis


Cristina AlcarazUniversity of Malaga, Spain
Mauro ContiUniversity of Padua, Italy
Spyros KokolakisUniversity of the Aegean, Greece


Authors can submit their work in the form of a complete paper or an abstract, but please note that accepted abstracts are presented but not published in the proceedings of the conference. Complete papers can be submitted as a Regular Paper, representing completed and validated research, or as a Position Paper, portraying a short report of work in progress or an arguable opinion about an issue discussing ideas, facts, situations, methods, procedures or results of scientific research focused on one of the conference topic areas.

Authors should submit a paper in English, carefully checked for correct grammar and spelling, addressing one or several of the conference areas or topics. Each paper should clearly indicate the nature of its technical/scientific contribution, and the problems, domains or environments to which it is applicable. To facilitate the double-blind paper evaluation method, authors are kindly requested to produce and provide the paper WITHOUT any reference to any of the authors, including the authors’ personal details, the acknowledgments section of the paper and any other reference that may disclose the authors’ identity.

When submitting a complete paper please note that only original papers should be submitted. Authors are advised to read INSTICC's ethical norms regarding plagiarism and self-plagiarism thoroughly before submitting and must make sure that their submissions do not substantially overlap work which has been published elsewhere or simultaneously submitted to a journal or another conference with proceedings. Papers that contain any form of plagiarism will be rejected without reviews.

All papers must be submitted through the online submission platform PRIMORIS and should follow the instructions and templates that can be found under Guidelines and Templates. After the paper submission has been successfully completed, authors will receive an automatic confirmation e-mail.


All accepted complete papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISBN reference, on paper and on digital support.
SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef ( and every paper on our digital library is given a DOI (Digital Object Identifier).
The proceedings will be submitted for indexation by SCOPUS, Google Scholar, DBLP, Semantic Scholar, EI and Web of Science / Conference Proceedings Citation Index.


Conference Date: 26 - 28 February, 2024

Paper Submission: October 26, 2023 (expired)
Authors Notification:
December 5, 2023
Camera Ready and Registration:
December 19, 2023

Paper Submission: November 22, 2023 (expired)
Authors Notification:
December 22, 2023
Camera Ready and Registration:
January 8, 2024

Workshop Proposal: October 20, 2023 (expired)

Doctoral Consortium
Paper Submission: December 21, 2023
Authors Notification: January 9, 2024
Camera Ready and Registration: January 17, 2024

Special Sessions
Special Session Proposal: October 20, 2023 (expired)

Tutorial Proposal: January 12, 2024

Demo Proposal: January 12, 2024

Panel Proposal: January 12, 2024

Abstract Submission: December 21, 2023
Authors Notification: January 9, 2024
Camera Ready and Registration: January 17, 2024


ICISSP Secretariat
Address: Avenida de S. Francisco Xavier, Lote 7 Cv. C
             2900-616 Setúbal - Portugal
Tel.: +351 265 520 185
Fax: +351 265 520 186


Our event will take place at the Barceló Aran Mantegna Hote Hotel, strategically located in the city of Rome due to the proximity with the city center and the International Airports Fiumicino and Ciampino.


Steven FurnellUniversity of Nottingham, United Kingdom


Gabriele LenziniUniversity of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Paolo MoriConsiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy


Adel Abusitta, Independent Researcher, Canada
Asma Adnane, Loughborough university, United Kingdom
Alexander O. Akande, Capella University, United States
Ammar Alazab, Melbourne Institue Technology, Australia
Luiz P. Albini, Federal University of Parana, Brazil
Robson O. Albuquerque, Universidade de Brasília, Faculdade de Tecnologia, Brazil
Mojtaba Alizadeh, Lorestan University, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Ja'far Alqatawna, Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates
Morteza Amini, Sharif University of Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Pelin Angin, Middle East Technical University (METU), Turkey
David Arroyo, CSIC, Spain
Yudistira Asnar, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia
Nasour Bagheri, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Divya Bansal, Punjab Engineering College, India
Alessandro Barenghi, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Rana Barua, Institute of Advancing Intelligence, India
Montserrat Batet, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Hakem Beitollahi, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Francesco Bergadano, University of Torino, Italy
Vijay Bhuse, Grand Valley State University, United States
Cătălin Bîrjoveanu, Department of Computer Science, “Al.I.Cuza” University of Iaşi, Iaşi, Romania, Romania
Matt Bishop, University of California Davis, United States
Paul E. Black, National Institute of Standards and Technology, United States
Chiara Bodei, Università di Pisa, Italy
Peter Bodorik, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Canada
Christos Bouras, University of Patras, Greece
An Braeken, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Stefano Braghin, IBM Research, Ireland
Achim D. Brucker, The University of Exeter, United Kingdom
Francesco Buccafurri, University of Reggio Calabria, Italy
Fidel Cacheda, Department of Information and Communication Technologies, University of A Coruña, Spain
Massimo Cafaro, University of Salento, Italy
Valentina Casola, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Aniello Castiglione, University of Salerno, Italy
Luigi Catuogno, Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italy
Hervé Chabanne, Idemia & Télécom Paris, France
Feng Cheng, Hasso-Plattner-Institute at University of Potsdam, Germany
Estelle Cherrier-Pawlowski, GREYC ENSICAEN, France
Aswani Kumar Cherukuri, Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore, India
Hung-Yu Chien, National Chi Nan University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Stelvio Cimato, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Valentina Ciriani, Universita' degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Nathan Clarke, University of Plymouth, United Kingdom
Gabriele Costa, IMT Lucca, Italy
Lynne Coventry, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
David Croasdell, University of Nevada, United States
Paolo D'Arco, University of Salerno, Italy
Ashok Kumar Das, International Institute of Information Technology, India
Hervé Debar, Télécom SudParis, France
Theo Dimitrakos, University of Kent, United Kingdom
Luca Durante, Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerche, Italy
Petr Dzurenda, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic
Jan Eloff, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Keita Emura, Kanazawa University, Japan
Eduardo L. Feitosa, Federal University of Amazonas, Brazil
Anna Lisa Ferrara, University of Molise, Italy
Mathias Fischer, University Hamburg, Germany
Alban Gabillon, Laboratoire GePaSud - Université de la Polynésie Française, French Polynesia
Clemente Galdi, Università di Salerno, Italy
Letterio Galletta, IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy
Osman Ghazali, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
Pavel Gladyshev, Independent Researcher, Ireland
Bok-Min Goi, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia
Laurent Gomez, Sap Labs France, France
Giulio Di Gravio, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Johann Großschädl, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Nils Gruschka, University of Oslo, Norway
Yong Guan, Iowa State University, United States
Gilles Guette, University of Rennes, France
Trinabh Gupta, University of California, Santa Barbara, United States
R. C. Hansdah, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Ligang He, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
Swee-Huay Heng, Multimedia University, Malaysia
Yuxiang Hong, Hangzhou Dianzi University, China
Fu-Hau Hsu, National Central University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Neminath Hubballi, Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India
Dieter Hutter, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence, Germany
Biju Issac, Northumbria University, United Kingdom
Srinivas Jangirala, O.P. Jindal Global University, India
Rutvij Jhaveri, Independent Researcher, India
Adam Joinson, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Akira Kanaoka, Toho University, Japan
Kallol K. Karmakar, University of Newcastle, Australia
John Kelsey, Independent Researcher, United States
Rida Khatoun, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France
Aminollah Khormali, University of Central Florida, United States
Hiroaki Kikuchi, Meiji University, Japan
Dong-Seong Kim, Independent Researcher, Korea, Republic of
Nikos Komninos, City University London, United Kingdom
Kevin Kornegay, Morgan State University, United States
Zbigniew Kotulski, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
Panayiotis Kotzanikolaou, University of Piraeus, Greece
Stephan Krenn, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Ioannis Krontiris, Huawei Technologies, GmbH, Germany
Piotrowski Krzysztof, Leibniz IHP, Germany
Gianluca Lax, University of Reggio Calabria, Italy
Byoungcheon Lee, Joongbu University, Korea, Republic of
Lam Hong Lee, Quest International University Perak, Malaysia
Phil Legg, University of the West of England, United Kingdom
Yair Levy, Nova Southeastern University (NSU), United States
Jiguo Li, Fujian Normal University, China
Han Li, Anderson Schools of Management of the University of New Mexico, United States
Wenjuan Li, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Konstantinos Limniotis, Hellenic Data Protection Authority, Greece
Chu-Hsing Lin, Tunghai University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Shaohui Liu, Harbin Institute Of Technology, China
Yining Liu, Guilin University of Electronic Technology, China
Changwei Liu, Accenture Cyber Lab, United States
Haibing Lu, Santa Clara University, United States
Flamina Luccio, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia, Italy
Bo Luo, University of Kansas, United States
Leonardo Maccari, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy
Ramlan Mahmod, Putra Malaysia University, Malaysia
Santi P. Maity, Indian Institute Of Engineering Science And Technology, India
Bradley Malin, Vanderbilt University, United States
Ilaria Matteucci, Istituto di Informatica e Telematica, CNR, Italy
Gianluigi Me, Luiss University, Italy
Weizhi Meng, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
Francesco Mercaldo, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Italy
Alessio Merlo, University of Genoa, Italy
Natalia Miloslavskaya, National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute), Russian Federation
Ali Miri, Toronto Metropolitan University, Canada
Sashank Narain, University of Massachusetts Lowell, United States
Wei Ni, Commonwealth Scientific Industrial Research Organization, Australia
Antonino Nocera, University of Pavia, Italy
Ahmet B. Özer, Firat University, Turkey
Federica Paci, University of Verona, Italy
Esther Palomar, Birmingham City University, United Kingdom
Mauricio Papa, University of Tulsa, United States
Kim Pecina, DIaLOGIKa GmbH, Germany
Nuno Pereira, Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto, Portugal
Fernando Pereñiguez, University Centre of Defence, Spanish Air Force Academy, Spain
Günther Pernul, University of Regensburg, Germany
Hiep C. Pham, RMIT University Vietnam, Vietnam
Yuan Ping, Xuchang University, China
Pedro Pinto, Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo and INESC TEC, Portugal
Nikolaos Pitropakis, Edinburgh Napier University, United Kingdom
Bo Qin, Independent Researcher, China
Michelle Ramim, Nova Southeastern University, Dr. Kiran Patel School of Osteopathic Medicine, United States
Silvio Ranise, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
Stefan Rass, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Indrajit Ray, Colorado State University, United States
Wolfgang Reif, University of Augsburg, Germany
Rosslin John Robles, University Of San Agustin, Philippines
David G. Rosado, University of Castilla-la Mancha, Spain
Neil Rowe, Naval Postgraduate School, United States
Dipanwita Roychowdhury, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India
Antonio Ruiz-Martínez, University of Murcia, Spain
Christoph K. Ruland, University of Siegen, Germany
Nader S. Safa, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Shahrin Sahib, University Technical Malaysia Melaka (UTeM), Malaysia
Hossein Saiedian, University of Kansas, United States
Reza Samavi, McMaster University, United States
Andrea Saracino, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Informatica e Telematica, Italy
Andre Scedrov, University of Pennsylvania, United States
Nilanjan Sen, Western Illionis University, United States
Alireza Shameli-Sendi, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Mohamed Shehab, University of North Carolina, United States
Zarina Shukur, Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University, India
Nicolas Sklavos, University of Patras, Greece
Florian Skopik, Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Daniel Slamanig, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Austria
Aditya K. Sood, Michigan State University, United States
Luca Spalazzi, Università Politecnica Delle Marche, Italy
Gautam Srivastava, Brandon University, Canada
Yannis Stamatiou, University of Patras, Greece
Thorsten P. Stremlau, NVIDIA, United States
Christoph Striecks, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
Alin Suciu, Technical University of Cluj Napoca, Romania
Mario Südholt, IMT Atlantique (Nantes campus), France
Iain Sutherland, Noroff University College, Norway
Bayu Adhi Tama, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, United States
Shahab Tayeb, California State University, Fresno, United States
Cihangir Tezcan, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
Somanath Tripathy, Indian Institute of Technology, Patna, India
Alberto Trombetta, Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Italy
Raylin Tso, National Chengchi University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Kurt Tutschku, Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden
Shambhu J. Upadhyaya, University at Buffalo, United States
Adriano Valenzano, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Italy
Hein Venter, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Rakesh M. Verma, University of Houston, United States
Umberto Villano, Università degli Studi del Sannio, Italy
Yongge Wang, University of North Carolina, United States
Huapeng Wu, University of Windsor, Canada
Lei Xu, Kent State University, United States
Alec F. Yasinsac, Independent Researcher, United States
Xun Yi, RMIT University, Australia
Sufian Yousef, Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom
Salman Yussof, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia
Nicola Zannone, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
Bruno Bogaz Zarpelao, State University of Londrina, Brazil
Youwen Zhu, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China

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