Co-organized by IEICE & IPSJ
November 25 - 27, 2008
Kagawa International Conference Hall, Kagawa, JAPAN
Submission of papers: May 8, 2008 JST (GMT+9hr)


The 3rd IWSEC workshop, IWSEC2008, was held at Kagawa, Japan, in November 25 - 27, 2008. The proceedings is published as an LNCS volume entitled "Advances in Information and Computer Security" from Springer.


Best Paper Award

Ieng-Fat Lam, Kuan-Ta Chen, and Ling-Jyh Chen
"Involuntary Information Leakage in Social Network Services"

Best Student Paper Award

Fuchun Guo
"Efficient Batch Verification of Short Signatures for a Single-Signer Setting Without Random Oracles"

Naoki Ogura
"Remarks on the Attack of Fougue et al. against the l IC Scheme"

What's New

December 19, 2008

Invited Talk

Presentation material is released.
"The Elliptic Curve Discrete Logarithm Problem: State of the Art," Alfred Menezes



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

  • Cryptography
  • Authorization and Access Control
  • Biometrics
  • Information Hiding
  • Quantum Security
  • Network and Distributed Systems Security
  • Privacy Enhancing Technology
  • Security Issues in Ubiquitous/Pervasive Computing
  • Security Management
  • Software and System Security
  • Protection of Critical Infrastructure
  • Digital Forensics
  • Economics and Other Scientific Approaches for Security