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8th EAI International Conference on Wireless and Satellite Systems (formerly PSATS)

September 19–20, 2016 | Cardiff, Great Britain

WiSATS 2016 Workshop CFP

Title of Workshop: International Workshop on Wireless, Computing and Satellite Systems Security



The International workshop on Wireless Computing and Satellite Systems Security 2016 aims to serve as a premier international forum for discussions, bringing together academic, industrial and governmental researchers along with practitioners, standards developers, policy makers and students interested in future information and communications security techniques, systems, and applications. The workshop also serves as a venue for learning about state-of-the-art in security and privacy research, giving attendees the opportunity to network with experts in the field.


Topics of interest

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas:

  1. Authentication, authorization and accounting
  2. Information Security protocols and architectures
  3. Security in social networks
  4. Security in parallel and distributed systems
  5. Security in wired, mobile and wireless communications
  6. Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention, Firewalls, Packet Filters
  7. Security in grid/cloud/pervasive computing
  8. Public Key Infrastructures, Key Management, Credential Management
  9. Security and Privacy polices
  10. Network and Internet Forensics Techniques
  11. Secure Routing and Security Management
  12. Application security, Malware, viruses, botnets, etc.
  13. Embedded system security
  14. Security & privacy for e-commerce/m-commerce
  15. Security for Big data Applications
  16. Security & Privacy in Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing
  17. Security in Software Defined Networking
  18. Cyber-crime prevention, vulnerabilities and counter-measures
  19. Security modelling analysis methodologies
  20. Secure group communication/multicast
  21. Middleware security
  22. Security, trust and privacy metrics
  23. Applied cryptography
  24. Biometric security
  25. Digital rights management
  26. Database security
  27. Information hiding & flow protection
  28. Security data mining
  29. Secure location-based service
  30. Security risk analysis
  31. Security and privacy in dynamic environments


Important Deadlines
Paper Submission 25 July 2016
Notification of Acceptance 5 August 2016
Camera-ready Submission 22 August 2016
Workshop Date To be finalised


Submission Guidelines and Paper Submission:

• Please check the submission guidelines here:

• All the papers should be in English and formatted according to the Authors Kit at



Accepted papers will be published in Springer's LNICST series and will appear in the SpringerLink, one of the largest digital libraries online that covers a variety of scientific disciplines, as well as in the ICST's own EU Digital Library (EUDL). LNICST volumes are submitted for inclusion to leading indexing services, including DBLP, Google Scholar, ISI Proceedings, EI Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus.


Workshop Co-Chairs:

Dr Prashant Pillai, University of Bradford, UK

Dr Rajeev Shorey, TCS Innovation Labs, India


Workshop TPC Chair

To be confirmed


Technical Programme Committee

To be confirmed