CSW 2023
The 6th International Workshop on Cyber Security (CSW-2023)

14-16 Aug 2023, Marrakech, Morocco (Hybrid)

In conjuction with: IEEE-TCI: FiCloud 2023

Call for Papers

Cyber security is one of the most challenging issues in modern digital world which rely on complex and distributed infrastructure ranging from in-house or local IT systems through to Internet and Web to cloud and IoT systems. Though online digital services provide various benefits to both businesses and individuals they are always a target of cyber criminals. Organizations and businesses across the world have continously been suffering from cyber security breaches. Therefore, cyber security demands a sustained commitment in terms of research, development and investment in order to develop better solutions for dealing with ongoing and emerging security threats and challanges. This workshop aims to provide a forum for interaction among researchers, developers and practitioners in order share knowledge, ideas, experiences related to cyber security.

Topics of the workshop include (but not limited to):

  • Cyber security and networks
  • Cyber security in cloud
  • Cyber security in Internet/Web
  • Cyber security in Fog and Edge
  • Malware detection and analysis
  • Cyber security incident management
  • Intrusion detection methods and models
  • Detection and prevention systems
  • Machine learning for data analysis
  • AI security and privacy
  • Anomaly behavior analytics
  • IoT security and privacy
  • Cyber security in big data applications
  • Security and privacy in blockchains
  • Evaluation of tools and techniques
  • Security, trust and privacy
  • Security and privacy in social media
  • Web services and security
  • Security in online transactions
  • Digital forensic
  • Click frauds on the web
  • Security and spam emails
  • Rules and regulations, e.g. GDPR
  • Ethical and legal issues


General Chair

Irfan Awan

University of Bradford

Program Co-Chair

Ahmad Musa

Canterbury Christ Church University

Program Co-Chair

Abel Yeboah-Ofori

University of West London


Bashir Mohammed

Intel Labs

Abdullahi Arabo

University of West England

Muhammad Sadiq

InescTec Porto

Adamu Hussaini

Towson University

Jassim Alhamar

Ministry of Interior

Usman Gimba

Universiti Putra Malaysia

Yusuf Tukur

University of East Anglia

Francisca Afua Opuku-Boateng

California State University

Mohammad Shah

University of Westminster

Hamad Al-Mohannadi

Ministry of Defence

Aliyu Abubakar

University of Liverpool

Iman Darvishi

University of West London


Authors are requested to submit papers reporting original research results and experience. The page limit is 6 to 8 pages. Papers should be prepared using IEEE two-column template. CPS Proceedings Author Guidelines are available at: Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings.

Submitted research papers may not overlap with papers that have already been published or that are simultaneously submitted to a journal or a conference with proceedings.

All papers accepted for this symposium are peer-reviewed and are to be published in the conference proceedings by the Conference Publishing Service (CPS) .

Papers should be submitted as PDF files via the EasyChair submission system: Paper Submission Link.


Submission Deadline

26 May 2023

Authors Notification

10 June 2023

Manuscript Due

20 June 2023


Further details will be available soon.


For queries, please send email to us:

Email: Symposium Chairs