SPACE 2012

November 2-3, 2012
Society for Electronic Transactions and Security, Chennai, India

The conference is being held in cooperation with IACR

Original papers are invited on any aspect of Applied Cryptography, Cryptographic Engineering or Engineering aspects of Security. The topics for SPACE 2012 include but are not limited to:

  • Symmetric-key algorithms and cryptanalysis
  • Cryptographic implementations
  • Side channel analysis and countermeasures
  • Fault tolerance of cryptosystems
  • Physically uncloneable functions
  • Public-key schemes and cryptanalysis
  • Analysis and design of security protocols
  • Security of systems and applications
  • High-performance computing in cryptology
  • Cryptography in ubiquitous devices
  • Trusted computing
  • Anonymity and privacy
  • Data base security
  • Operating system security
  • Cloud and grid security
  • Network security, botnets, intrusion detection


Authors are invited to submit original papers via electronic submission. Details of the electronic submission procedure will be posted on the conference webpage when the system is activated. The submission must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgements, or obvious references. It should begin with a title, a short abstract, and a list of keywords. The paper should be at most 12 pages (excluding the bibliography and clearly marked appendices), and at most 18 pages in total, using at least 11-point font and reasonable margins. Submissions not meeting these guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. All submissions will be blind-refereed. Only original research contributions will be considered. Submissions which substantially duplicate work that any of the authors have published elsewhere, or have submitted in parallel to any otherconferences or workshops that have proceedings, will be instantly rejected.

The IACR Policy on Irregular Submissions will be strictly enforced (