13th WISTP International Conference on Information Security Theory and Practice (WISTP 2019)

Paris, France -- 11-12 December 2019



The 13th WISTP International Conference on Information Security Theory and Practice (WISTP 2019) seeks original submissions from academia and

industry presenting novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of security and privacy, as well as experimental studies of

fielded systems, the application of security technology, the implementation of systems, and lessons learned. 

We encourage submissions from other communities such as law, business, and policy that present these communities' perspectives on technological issues.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Security and Privacy in Smart Devices
    • Biometrics, National ID cards
    • Embedded Systems Security and TPMs
    • Interplay of TPMs and Smart Cards
    • Mobile Codes Security
    • Mobile Devices Security
    • Mobile Malware
    • Mobile OSes Security Analysis
    • RFID Systems
    • Smart Card
    • Smart Devices Applications
    • Wireless Sensor Node
  • Security and Privacy in Networks
    • Ad Hoc Networks
    • Content Defined Networks
    • Delay-Tolerant Network
    • Domestic Network
    • GSM/GPRS/UMTS Systems
    • Mobile Networks
    • Peer-to-Peer Networks
    • Pervasive and Ubiquitous Systems
    • Sensor Networks:  Campus Area, Body Area, Sensor and Metropolitan Area Networks
    • Vehicular Network
    • Wireless Communication: Bluetooth, NFC, WiFi, WiMAX, others
  • Security and Privacy in Architectures, Protocols, Policies, Systems and Applications
    • BYOD Contexts
    • Big Data Management
    • Cloud Systems
    • Critical Infrastructure (e.g. for Medical or Military Applications)
    • Crowdsourcing
    • Cyber-Physical Systems
    • Data and Computation Integrity
    • Digital Rights Management (DRM)
    • Distributed Systems
    • Grid Computing
    • Identity and Trust Management
    • Information Assurance
    • Information Filtering
    • Internet of Things
    • Intrusion Detection
    • Lightweight cryptography
    • Location Services (Tracking of People and Goods)
    • M2M (Machine to Machine), H2M (Human to Machine) and M2H (Machine to Human)
    • Mobile Commerce
    • Multimedia Applications
    • Public Administration and Governmental Services
    • Privacy Enhancing Technologies
    • Secure self-organization and self-configuration
    • Security Models, Architecture, and Protocol for Identification and Authentication, Access Control, Data Protection
    • Security Policies (Human-Computer Interaction and Human Behavior Impact)
    • Security Measurements
    • Smart Cities
    • Social Networks
    • Systems Controlling Industrial Processes




    Deadline for paper submission: October 27, 2019 (11:59 p.m. AOE) [FIRM DEADLINE]
    Notification to authors: November 12th, 2019
    Author Registration: November 17th, 2019
    Camera-ready version: December 10, 2019



    Submissions must not substantially overlap with papers that have been published or that are simultaneously submitted to a journal or conference/workshop with proceedings. Each submission should be at most 16 pages in total in the Springer LNCS format.


    For detailed instructions please see the website at