The 3rd International Workshop on Security of Mobile Applications

to be held in conjunction with the 9th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security
(ARES 2014 –

8th – 12th September 2014
University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Fribourg, Switzerland

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 comprise 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
Securing MANets
Analysis of mobile Apps and Ecosystems
Important Dates
Submission Deadline April 30th, 2014
Author Notification May 19th, 2014
Author Registration June 10th, 2014
Proceedings Version June 20th, 2014
Conference September 8th – 12th, 2014
Workshop Chairs

Peter Kieseberg (Chair)
SBA Research, Austria

Program Committee

Günther Bartosch, Hewlett-Packard, Austria
Isao Echizen, National Institute of Informatics (NII), Japan
Peter Frühwirt, SBA Research, Austria
Johannes Heurix, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Andreas Hula, University College London (UCL), UK
Raydel Montesino Perurena, Universidad de las Ciencias Informáticas, Cuba
Sebastian Schrittwieser, St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Austria
Dimitris E. Simos, INRIA, France
Ronald Tögl, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Johanna Ullrich, SBA Research, Austria


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


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