Aims & Scope


Journal of Information Security is an international journal dedicated to the latest advancements in information security. The goal of this journal is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in different areas of information security.

All manuscripts must be prepared in English and are subject to a rigorous and fair peer-review process. Generally, accepted papers will appear online within 3 weeks followed by printed hard copy. The journal publishes original papers including but not limited to the following fields:


  • · Access Control
  • · Anti-Virus and Anti-Worms
  • · Authentication and Authorization
  • · Biometric Security
  • · Cryptography
  • · Data and System Integrity
  • · Database Security
  • · Distributed Systems Security
  • · Electronic Commerce Security
  • · Fraud Control
  • · Grid Security
  • · Information Hiding and Watermarking
  • · Information Privacy
  • · Information Security Engineering
  • · Intellectual Property Protection
  • · Intrusion Detection
  • · Key Management and Key Recovery
  • · Language-based Security
  • · Network Security
  • · Operating System Security
  • · Risk Evaluation and Security Certification
  • · Security and Privacy for Social Computing
  • · Security Evaluation
  • · Security for Mobile Computing
  • · Security Models
  • · Security Protocols
  • · Signature and Key Agreement Protocol
  • · Software Security
  • · System Security
  • · Trusted Computing and Trustworthy Computing Technology

  • We are also interested in: 1) Short Reports2-5 page papers where an author can present either preliminary data or an idea with theoretical background but has not yet completed the research needed for a complete paper; 2) Book ReviewsComments and critiques.