Special Issue on Secure Networks and Communications

Submission Deadline: Sep. 30, 2015

Please click the link to know more about Manuscript Preparation: http://www.networksjournal.org/submission

  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Domenico Cacciari
      Clinical engineering and IT department, IRCCS Materno Infantile Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy
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    • Daniel Zotti
      Clinical engineering and IT department, IRCCS Materno-Infantile “Burlo Garofolo”, Trieste, Italy
    • Michele Bava
      Clinical Engineering and IT Department, IRCCS Materno-Infantile “Burlo Garofolo”, Trieste, Italy
    • Chandan Koner
      Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal, India
    • Rajdeep Chowdhury
      Department of Computer Application, JIS College of Engineering, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Introduction

    Internet and social networks have dramatically changed the way we communicate and interact in all areas. The need to ensure free access to information and at the same time to ensure the protection of data and privacy has created new challenges.

    The violation of encryption protocols, the NSA-gate, terrorist online recruitment and massive hacker attacks have created the need for greater possibility of investigation over privacy but at the same time increased data protection and security.

    The purpose of this special issue is to spread as much as possible studies and advanced researches regarding networks and secure communications while ensuring free access to information.

    Aims and Scope:

    1. cybersecurity
    2. the internet of things
    3. cryptography
    4. encryption
    5. network security
    6. social media awareness and security
    7. security awareness
    8. hacking back in self defense
    9. security for operational environments
    10. exploit, mobile and cloud storage
    11. security architecture
    12. security management
    13. physical security

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.networksjournal.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.