Journal of Information Assurance and Security - JIAS

Call for Papers

Journal of Information Assurance and Security (JIAS)
ISSN 1554-1010

Aim and Scope
The global economic infrastructure is becoming increasingly dependent
upon information technology, with computer and communication
technology being essential and vital components of Government
facilities, power plant systems, medical infrastructures, financial
centres and military installations to name a few. Finding effective
ways to protect information systems, networks and sensitive data
within the critical information infrastructure is challenging even
with the most advanced technology and trained professionals.

JIAS is a peer reviewed international journal with a key objective to
provide the academic and industrial community a medium for presenting
original research and applications related to information assurance
and security. JIAS invites authors to submit their original and
unpublished work that communicates current research on information
assurance and security regarding both the theoretical and
methodological aspects, as well as various applications in solving
real world information security problems.

Journal Topics
Topics of interest include but not limited to:
Data protection
Computer forensics
Internet and www security
Information and data integrity
Intrusion detection
Data and system integrity
Authorization and access control
Information warfare and cyber-terrorism
Security models and architectures
Secure software engineering
Risk analysis and risk management
Security verification
Cryptography and coding
Cryptographic protocols
E-commerce protocols
Agent and mobile code security
Security in sensor networks
Key management
Homeland security
Wireless and ad hoc network security
Information security management
Database and system security
Denial of service

Guidelines for Contributors
JIAS publishes two types of articles: regular papers and brief papers.
Review management is primarily under the direction of an associate
editor, who will solicit reviews for each submission. The associate
editor will ordinarily make a recommendation after receiving three
independent reviews. To avoid delays in processing your paper, please
follow these guidelines.

Submission of Manuscripts

All correspondence concerning submissions is between the author and
the Editor-in-Chief (s). To submit your paper for consideration, visit
the web submission system found at:

There you can create a new account or use an existing one if you have
one, and submit a first draft of a new manuscript. JIAS is devoted
primarily to archival reports of work that have not been published
elsewhere. Specifically, conference records and book chapters that
have been published previously are not acceptable unless and until
they have been enhanced significantly. Please ensure that in the cover
letter (comments to editor-in-chief)you state that the work being
submitted has not been published elsewhere, nor is it under review
currently by another publication. Please follow the style files given
in the following links. Papers should not exceed a maximum of 20

Information Kit for Authors (PDF)
Microsoft Word Template
LaTeX Template: Windows or Mac OS (zip) or Unix or Linux (tar.gz)

Submitted papers must be in English and should not have been published
elsewhere or being currently under consideration by any other journal.
Authors should submit the electronic version of their papers in
postscript or PDF formats via the journal web site. Authors should
submit the electronic version of their papers in postscript or PDF
formats via journal submission form. If you have any problems with the
submission please send an email to the Managing Editor.

The final decision on publication is made by the Editor-in-Chief upon
recommendation of an Associate Editor and / or an Editorial Board
Member. If the manuscript is accepted for publication in JIAS, it must
not be published in any periodical elsewhere without the permission of
the Editor-in-Chief.

Copyright Forms
Each manuscript must be accompanied by a statement that it has been
neither published nor submitted for publication, in whole or in part,
either in a serial, professional journal or as a part in a book which
is formally published and made available to the public. For the mutual
benefit and protection of authors and publishers it is necessary that
authors provide formal written consent to publish and transfer of
copyright before the publication of the article.

Frequency of Publication

Journal of Information Assurance and Security (ISSN 1554-1010) is
published quarterly by Dynamic Publishers, Inc, Atlanta, GA 30362,
USA, in the months of March, June, September, and December.

Abstracted/Indexed in

Articles published in Journal of Information Assurance and Security
are indexed or
abstracted in: Computer Abstracts; Computer & Control Abstracts;
Computer Information System Abstracts; Computer Literature Index;
Computer Review; Ergonomics Abstracts; Abstract Journal; USSR Academy
of Sciences; Zentrablat fÜr Mathematik/Mathematics Abstracts;
Mathematical Reviews; Current Mathematical Publications; MathSci.


Received on Tuesday, 6 November 2007 21:49:41 UTC