Paper Submission

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Submission of proposals

Papers should include the title, author's name(s), affiliation, mailing address, telephone, fax and email of the principal author. All papers will be reviewed by at least three members of the program committee judging their originality, significance, correctness, presentation and relevance. Acceptance and final category depend on reviewer feedback.

The papers should not exceed the maximum length stipulated below under submission categories (extra page charges apply for overlength papers).

All papers must be submitted electronically via the SIN 2014 Submission Site (https://cmt.research.microsoft.com/SIN2014/) by the due date.

The final copies of all papers should be in the ACM format (http://www.acm.org/sigs/publications/proceedings-templates).  Initial submissions can be in .pdf format if that is convenient for you.

At least one of the authors of each accepted paper must register as a participant of the conference for the paper to be included in the proceedings.

Submission categories

Research contributions

Original papers will be considered; submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors has published elsewhere or has submitted simultaneously to any other conference or workshop that has published proceedings.

Maximum length for the proceedings is 8 pages for full papers, 6 pages for short papers and workshop papers (all in double-column format).

Student contributions

Doctoral / Masters students are encouraged to propose papers on ongoing research. Please add "(Student contribution)" to the title. Maximum length for the proceedings is 6 pages for student papers.

Industrial contributions

Authors from industry and government enterprises are welcome to submit original papers that describe their experiences, challenges, and applications in security. Maximum length for the proceedings is 8 pages for industrial papers. Please add "(Industrial contribution)" to the title.

Position papers / fast abstracts

Authors are also encouraged to propose position papers / fast abstracts on practical studies and experiments, critiques of existing work, emerging issues, and novel ideas under development. Maximum length for the proceedings is 4 pages for fast abstracts and position statements. Please add "(Position paper)" / "(Fast abstract)" to the title.

Tool demos

Enterprises and research centers developing, implementing, or using security tools and frameworks are encouraged to propose application / tool demos. Maximum length for the proceedings is 4 pages for tool demos. Please add "(Tool demo)" to the title.