NEW: The Slides of invited talks can be found here.

Scope and Background

CANS 2011 welcomes research results on all aspects of applied cryptography and network security. Although papers that blend these two areas are preferred, results within applied cryptography or network security are also of interest.

This year's CANS conference is the 10th in its series. Previous incarnations of CANS took place in Taipei (2001), San Francisco (2002), Miami (2003), Xiamen (2005), Suzhou (2006), Singapore (2007), Hong Kong (2008), Kanazawa (2009), and Kuala Lumpur (2010).

Important Dates:

Submission deadline:June 27, 2011 (passed).
Acceptance Notification: August 25, 2011(passed).
Camera-ready Copy Due: September 15, 2011(passed).
Conference: December 10-12, 2011

Topics of Interest Include:

  • Access Control
  • Anonymity and Pseudonymity and Untraceability
  • Authentication and Identification
  • Biometrics
  • Block and Stream Ciphers
  • Cryptographic Algorithms, Protocols and Schemes
  • Denial of Service: Attacks and Countermeasures
  • Digital Rights Management
  • Hash Functions
  • Information Hiding and Watermarking
  • Internet Security
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Key Management
  • Peer-to-Peer Security
  • Phishing, Spam and Fraud Countermeasures
  • PKI-s, Identity and Trust Management
  • Public-key Cryptography
  • Secure Hardware
  • Security Modeling and Architectures
  • Spyware Analysis and Detection
  • Wireless, Ad Hoc, Mobile, Cellular and Sensor Network Security
  • Program Co-chairs
    Xiaoyun Wang
    Shandong University, China
    xywang@sdu.edu.cn
    Gene Tsudik
    University of California, Irvine, USA
    gts@ics.uci.edu
    General Chair
    Dongdai Lin
    Institute of Software,
    Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    ddlin@is.iscas.ac.cn
    Local Arrangements Chair
    Meiqin Wang
    Shandong University, China
    mqwang@sdu.edu.cn
    Publicity Chair
    Claudio Soriente
    Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain
    csoriente@fi.upm.es
    Sponsored by
    National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
    Shandong University