Wednesday, March 24, 2021

[DMANET] International Workshop on Security in Mobile Technologies (SecMT 2021): Submission deadline extended

Dear Colleagues,

Please consider submitting a paper to the 2nd edition of the SecMT workshop, held in conjunction with ACNS 2021. The deadline for submissions has been extended to April 5, 2021, AoE.


International Workshop on Security in Mobile Technologies (SecMT 2021)

will be held in conjunction with

ACNS 2021

June 21-24, 2021 (in parallel with the main conference)

Kamakura, Japan


Despite being small computing devices, smartphones offer a wide range of functionalities and services to their users, which are currently encountered to be more than one third of the world population. This range of features introduces new security and privacy threats, which expose users to serious damages. Even though research in mobile security has been active over the past 10 years, as long as the mobile technology is used, new challenges will always come up. The purpose of this workshop is to bring researchers, hardware and software developers, as well as practitioners and policy makers, to explore the latest advances in the security and privacy for mobile devices.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

* Mobile network security

* Mobile operating system security

* Side-channel attacks on mobile devices

* Mobile authentication

* Mobile transactions security

* Software vulnerabilities in mobile devices

* Hardware vulnerabilities in mobile devices

* Mobile applications security

* Mobile malware



Workshop paper submission deadline (extended): April 5, 2021 AoE

Workshop paper notification: May 8, 2021

Camera-ready papers submission deadline: May 20, 2021

Workshop dates: TBD during June 21-24, 2021 (in parallel with the main conference)



Olga Gadyatskaya, LIACS, Leiden University, the Netherlands
Eleonora Losiouk, University of Padua, Italy



Eleonora Losiouk, University of Padua, Italy



Submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors has published elsewhere or has submitted in parallel to any other venue with formally published proceedings. Information about submissions may be shared with program chairs of other conferences for that purpose. Submissions must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgement or obvious references. Each submission must begin with a title, short abstract, and a list of keywords. The introduction should summarize the contributions of the paper at a level appropriate for a non-specialist reader. All submissions must follow the original LNCS format (see with a page limit of 18 pages (incl. references) for the main part (reviewers are not required to read beyond this limit) and 30 pages in total. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that their paper will be presented at the conference and must make a full version of their paper available online. Best paper award (selected from all workshops at ACNS21) will be awarded to the selected paper based on the reviews by the committee. Submissions not meeting the submission guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. The accepted papers will have post-proceedings published by Springer in the LNCS series.

There will be a best paper award.

The accepted papers will have post-proceedings published by Springer.

Papers must be submitted through the EasyChair submission system.


Olga Gadyatskaya
Assistant professor
LIACS, Leiden University
Niels Bohrweg 1, 2333 CA, Leiden, The Netherlands

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