Information Security, the Seventeenth International Conference (ISC 2014) will be held in Hong Kong in on 12-14 October 2014. It will be organized by University of Hong Kong.

The conference time and place puts it after ProvSec 2014 in the same venue. This is a wonderful opportunity to attend two excellent security conferences in one trip!

The Information Security Conference (ISC) is an annual international conference covering research in theory and applications of Information Security. ISC aims to attract high quality papers in all technical aspects of information security. It was first initiated as a workshop in Japan in 1997 (ISW'97, LNCS 1396), Malaysia (ISW'99, LNCS 1729), and Australia (ISW'00, LNCS 1975), and then changed to the current name ISC when it was held in Spain in 2001 (ISC'01, LNCS 2200). Later conferences were held in Brazil (ISC'02, LNCS 2433), UK (ISC'03, LNCS 2851), California, USA (ISC'04, LNCS 3225), Singapore (ISC'05, LNCS 3650), Greece (ISC'06, LNCS 4176), Chile (ISC'07, LNCS 4779), Taipei, Taiwan (ISC'08, LNCS 5222), Italy (ISC'09, LNCS 5735), Florida, USA (ISC'10, LNCS 6531), China (ISC'11, LNCS 7001), Germany (ISC'12, LNCS 7483), and Dallas, USA (ISC'13).

The conference seeks submissions from academia, industry, and government that present novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of Information Security. The accepted papers are published in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series by Springer.

** NEWS: Papers are now available in LNCS volume 8783.

Best Student Paper Award: Fangyu Zheng, Wuqiong Pan, Jingqiang Lin, Jiwu Jing, and Yuan Zhao.
Exploiting the Floating-Point Computing Power of GPUs for RSA

Best Paper Award: Nick Nikiforakis, Marco Balduzzi, Lieven Desmet, Frank Piessens, and Wouter Joosen.
Soundsquatting: Uncovering the Use of Homophones in Domain Squatting

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