The Second International Workshop on Security of Mobile Applications (IWSMA 2013)

To be held in conjunction with the 8th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2013– http://www.ares-conference.eu).

September 2nd – 6th, 2013
University of Regensburg
Regensburg, Germany

Since the advent of Smartphones, mobile applications have been one of the most thriving areas in the last few years. Thus, securing mobile applications as well as protecting private user data has to be considered as key research topics in the realm of security research. The International Workshop on Security of Mobile Applications (co-located with the ARES-conference) focuses on bringing together researchers from all over the world to share their experience and present recent research.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Mobile security/privacy policies
  • Mobile protocols and protocol security
  • Securing private data on Smartphones
  • Integrating mobile devices into the Cloud
  • Mobile operating systems
  • Secure mobile software architecture
  • Secure mobile application design
  • Recent security issues on mobile systems
  • Physical protection of mobile devices
  • Security and privacy issues related to user behavior
  • Novel security concepts for mobile devices and applications
  • Ubiquitous digital interconnection

Important dates

Submission Deadline
alt April 15th, 2013 extended to April 30th, 2013
Author Notification
alt May 2nd, 2013
Author Registration
alt May 18th, 2013
Proceedings Version
alt June 01st, 2013
alt September 2nd - 6th, 2013

Submission Guidelines

The submission guidelines valid for the IWSMA workshop are the same as for the ARES conference. They can be found >>here<<.

Workshop Chair

Peter Kieseberg (Chair)
SBA Research, Austria
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Program Committee

      • Isao Echizen, National Institute of Informatics (NII), Japan
      • Johannes Heurix, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
      • Andreas Hula, Dublin City University (Ireland)
      • Raydel Montesino Perurena, Universidad de las Ciencias Informáticas, Cuba
      • Dimitris E. Simos, INRIA, France
      • Ronald Tögl, Graz University of Technology, Austria
      • Lorenz Zechner, SBA Research, Austria


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