Security in Emerging Networking Technologies

  in Special Issue   Posted on August 15, 2017

Information for the Special Issue

Submission Deadline: Sat 30 Sep 2017
Journal Impact Factor : 6.864
Journal Name : IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing
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Special Issue Call for Papers:

This special issue calls for original, high-quality, high-impact research papers related to the following broad topics, but are not limited to:

SDN/NFV-enabled security architecture

SDN/NFV-based automated network security

SDN/NFV-based mitigation for attacks

SDN/NFV-based network forensics and auditing

Authentication/confidentiality in SDN/NFV-based networks

Proofs of security in SDN/NFV-based networks

Logic flaws in SDN/NFV implementations

Attacks/defense to SDN controllers, protocols, and APIs

SDN/NFV-oriented security policy enforcement

Trust management of SDN applications and controllers

Development and deployment of NFV-based security functions (virtual firewalls, virtual IDSs, virtual
DDoS mitigation, etc.)

SDN/NFV-enabled security for Internet of Things

Safe state migration in NFV

Network security as a service

Privacy-preserving solutions for SDN/NFV

Security of programmable components

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