Third USENIX UNIX Security Symposium - Call for Papers

Third USENIX UNIX Security Symposium - Call for Papers

Post by Edward DeHa » Fri, 01 Nov 1991 05:17:06

               Preliminary Announcement and Call for Papers

                 The Third USENIX UNIX Security Symposium
                                 Fall 1992

                            In cooperation with
                The Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT)

     The  goal  of  this  symposium  is  to  bring  together  security
     practitioners,  system administrators and system programmers, and
     anyone with an interest in computer security  as  it  relates  to
     networks  and  the  UNIX  operating  system.   The symposium will
     consist of tutorials, invited speakers, technical  presentations,
     and panel sessions.

     This will be a three-day, single-track symposium.  The first  day
     will  be  devoted  to  tutorial presentations.  The following two
     days will include technical  presentations  and  panel  sessions.
     There  will also be two evenings available for birds-of-a-feather
     sessions and work-in-progress sessions.  The dates  and  location
     of this symposium have not yet been determined.

     Papers are being solicited in areas including but not limited to:
        o User/system authentication
        o File system security
        o Network security
        o Security and system management
        o Security-enhanced versions of the UNIX operating system
        o Security tools
        o Network intrusions (including  case  studies  and  intrusion
          detection efforts)

     Important Dates

          Extended abstracts due             May 15, 1992
          Program Committee decisions made   June 15, 1992
          Camera-ready papers due            July 31, 1992

     Send seven copies of each submission to the program chair:

          Edward DeHart
          Computer Emergency Response Team
          Software Engineering Institute
          Carnegie Mellon University
          Pittsburgh, PA  15213-3890
          (412) 268-6179

     Program Committee

          Ed DeHart (Program Chair)          Matt Bishop
          Computer Emergency Response Team   Dartmouth College

          Bill Cheswick                      Ana Maria De Alvare'
          Bell Laboratories                  Silicon Graphics, Inc.

          Jim Ellis                          Barbara Fraser
          Computer Emergency Response Team   Computer Emergency Response Team

          Ken van Wyk
          Computer Emergency Response Team