Co-organized by IEICE & IPSJ
October 23 - 24, 2006
Submission of papers: April 14, 2006 (GMT)


The 1st IWSEC workshop, IWSEC2006, was held at Kyoto, Japan, in October 23 - 24, 2006. The proceedings is published as an LNCS volume entitled "Advances in Information and Computer Security" from Springer.


Best Paper Award

Hiroshi Sakaki, Kazuo Yanoo, Ryuichi Ogawa
"A Model-Based Method for Security Configuration Verification"

Best Student Paper Award

Seung Geol Choi, Kunsoo Park, and Moti Yung
"Short Traceable Signatures Based on Bilinear Pairings"



IWSEC (International Workshop on Security) is organized by ISEC (Information Security) and CSEC (Computer Security Group). ISEC is a technical group on information security of IEICE (The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers) and CSEC is SIG (Special Interest Groups) of IPSJ (Information Processing Society of Japan).

Major Research Fields

  • Applications of cryptography
  • Authentication
  • Data protection
  • DRM & content security
  • Privacy, anonymity
  • Computer forensics
  • Internet and web security
  • Information hiding
  • Security in sensor networks
  • Intrusion detection
  • Security management
  • Security verification
  • Commercial and industrial security
  • Data and system integrity
  • Authorization and access control
  • Information warfare and critical protection infrastructure
  • Security models and policies
  • Risk analysis and risk management
  • Secure e-government
  • e-business/e-commerce security
  • Secure information systems development
  • Assurance
  • Key management
  • Security architectures
  • Information law, ethics
  • Mobility and ubiquitous systems
  • Fundamental cryptography
  • Common-key cryptography
  • Public-key cryptography
  • Digital signature
  • Biometrics
  • Quantum security