CENTERIS - International Conference on ENTERprise Information Systems


Cyberknife - Workshop of InfoSec and Data Leakage Protection and Prevention

Workshop to be held in conjunction with CENTERIS - International Conference on ENTERprise Information Systems.
Already in its twelfth edition, the conference will be held in Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal, from 21 to 23 of October 2020.

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Workshop Chair

Nuno Mateus-Coelho, Polytechnic Institute of Management and Technology, Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, consultant at Altran Portugal, Vodafone and NRMC

Workshop Description

The Cyberknife – Workshop of InfoSec, Data Leakage Protection & Prevention, will be held in conjunction with the 12th Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (CENTERIS – https://centeris.scika.org/)

October 21 – October 23, 2020, Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal

Papers accepted by the workshop will be published in Elsevier as a Procedia Computer Science series volume (which series are indexed by Scopus and Clarivate Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Web of Science (former ISI Thomson) and will be available on Sciverse ScienceDirect.

Moreover, the extended versions of all accepted papers will be invited to enhance their manuscripts for inclusion in a book of chapters or in a journal.

With the constant rise of products and services available through the web, the fact that these operate with sensible user information and data, harmful entities and subjects are increasingly active in the virtual world. With improving defensive methods cybercriminals recur to extremely sophisticated methods to perform their malicious activities. While protecting the privacy of users, many technologies found in current malware and network attacks have been abused in order to allow criminals to carry out their undertakings unobserved. This poses a lot of new challenges for digital forensics analysts, academics, law enforcement agencies (LEAs), and security professionals.

The aim of the Cyberknife – Workshop of InfoSec, Data Leakage Protection & Prevention is to bring together researchers, practitioners, tech companies, law enforcement agencies/representatives, and security professionals in the area of information security forensics and data privacy. This Workshop aims present a more complete picture on novel research regarding information security, data leakage protection and prevention challenges and how criminals undertake their actions.


Workshop Topics and Areas of Interest

*Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity
*Big data and cybersecurity
*Business continuity and disaster recovery
*Child safety in the cyberspace
*Cloud security
*Critical infrastructure security
*Cyber forensics
*Cyber insurance
*Cyber warfare
*Cybersecurity and cyber resilience
*Digital currency, blockchains and cybercrime
*Digital privacy
*Embedded systems security
*Healthcare information security
*Information security governance
*Internet of things security
*Law, investigation, internet jurisdiction and ethics
*Network security
*Security management
*Software development security
*Surveillance, interception, blocking and sovereignty


Workshop Scientific Committee

Alexander Ryjov, Lomonosov Moscow State University
Ana Kovacevic, University of Belgrade
Anirban Sengupta, Jadavpur University
António Vieira de Castro, Instituto Politécncio do Porto
Avelina Alonso de Escamilla, Fundacion Universitaria San Pablo Ceu
Benjamim Fonseca, UTAD
Carlos Sousa Telles, Centro Fed. Edu. Tec. Celso Suckow da Fonseca
Georgios V. Lioudakis, ICT Abovo
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Instituto Politecnico do Cávado e do Ave
Nehinbe Joshua Ojo, Federal University OYE-Ekiti
Nuno Mateus-Coelho, Intituto Politecnico de Gestão e Tecnologia
Ramanpreet Kaur , Jožef Stefan Institute
Renato Jose Sassi, Universidade Nove de Julho
Secundino Lopes, Instituto Politécnico de Portalegre
Subrata Sinha, Dibrugarh University
Teresa Sofia Castro, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Vitor Martinho, Instituto Politécnico de Viseu


Workshop Important Dates

Deadline for paper submission: June 30, 2020 (extended)
Notification of acceptance/rejection: July 15, 2020
Revised version due date: August 11, 2020
Conference: October 21-23, 2020

Submission Procedure

Please use the following link to submit your paper:

Submit workshop paper

Paper format

Manuscripts must be written in English. Each manuscript should not exceed the maximum number of pages predefined for each submission type, considering the format available:

Paper templates and guidelines.

  • Publications

    Authors of selected papers will be invited to extend their papers for publication in international journals and in edited books.

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