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Security '04 Call for Papers
August 9-13, 2004, San Diego, CA


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Refereed paper submissions are solicited in all areas relating to systems and network security, including:

  • Adaptive security and system management
  • Analysis of malicious code
  • Analysis of network and security protocols
  • Applications of cryptographic techniques
  • Attacks against networks and machines
  • Authentication and authorization of users, systems, and applications
  • Automated tools for source code analysis
  • Denial-of-service attacks and countermeasures
  • File and filesystem security
  • Firewall technologies
  • Intrusion detection
  • Privacy preserving (and compromising) systems
  • Public key infrastructure
  • Rights management and copyright protection
  • Security in heterogeneous and large-scale environments
  • Security of agents and mobile code
  • Security of Internet voting systems
  • Techniques for developing secure systems
  • World Wide Web security

Note that the USENIX Security Symposium is primarily a systems security conference. Papers whose contributions are primarily in the area of new cryptographic algorithms or protocols, cryptanalysis, electronic commerce primitives, etc., may not be appropriate for this conference.

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