ADFSL 2010 Conference on Digital Forensics, Security and Law

The ADFSL 2010 Conference on Digital Forensics, Security and Law will be hosted by Metropolitan State University and held at Hilton Garden Inn, St. Paul, MN USA on 19-21 May 2010. The conference committee is calling for papers and proposals…ANNOUNCEMENT: CFP AND SUBMISSION SYSTEM NOW AVAILABLE ============================================================
ADFSL 2010 Conference on Digital Forensics, Security and Law
Venue: St. Paul, Minnesota, USA
Dates: 19-21 May 2010
Conference Website: http://www.digitalforensics-conference.org
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The conference committee is calling for papers and proposals in, or related to, the following areas:

CURRICULUM
* Digital forensics curriculum
* Cyber law curriculum
* Information assurance curriculum
* Digital forensics accounting curriculum

TEACHING METHODS
* Digital forensics teaching methods
* Cyber law teaching methods
* Information assurance teaching methods
* Digital forensics accounting teaching methods

CASES
* Digital forensics case studies
* Cyber law case studies
* Information assurance case studies
* Digital forensics accounting case studies

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
* Digital forensics and information technology
* Cyber law and information technology
* Information assurance and information technology
* Digital forensics accounting and information technology

NETWORKS AND THE INTERNET
* Digital forensics and the Internet
* Cyber law and the Internet
* Information assurance and the Internet
* Digital forensics accounting and the Internet

ANTI-FORENSICS AND COUNTER ANTI-FORENSICS
* Stegonography
* Stylometrics and Author Attribution
* Anonymity and Proxies
* Encryption and Decryption

INTERNATIONAL ISSUES
* International issues in digital forensics
* International issues in cyber law
* International issues in information assurance
* International issues in digital forensics accounting

THEORY
* Theory development in digital forensics
* Theory development in information assurance
* Methodologies for digital forensic research
* Analysis techniques for digital forensic and information assurance research

DIGITAL RIGHTS MANAGEMENT (DRM)
* DRM issues in digital forensics
* DRM issues in information technology
* DRM issues in information assurance
* DRM issues in cyber law

PRIVACY ISSUES
* Privacy issues in digital forensics
* Privacy issues in information assurance
* Privacy issues in cyber law
* Privacy issues in digital rights management

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Deadlines
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The deadline for submissions is midnight EST, 19 February 2010.

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Submission Types
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Short briefing papers: A technology or a management briefing on an aspect of digital forensics, information assurance, and/or cyber law.
Such papers will be presented by the author in a round table discussion format at the conference. These papers need not be extensive. Typical length is about 1500-2000 words.

Research papers: A research question or an argument is posed and subsequently conducted. Empirical work (quantitative or qualitative) is necessary. Research papers will be presented by the authors in a regular conference session. These papers should be extensive. Typical length is about 5000-6000 words. All research papers will be considered for publication in the Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law (JDFSL).

Case Studies: Case studies are typically descriptions of a given digital forensics situation. Names of organizations/actors can be kept anonymous to maintain confidentiality. Case studies will be presented by the authors at the conference. Typical length is about 5000-6000 words. All case studies will be considered for publication in the Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law (JDFSL).

Panels: Panels and workshop proposals are welcome. Typical length is about 1000 words long and covers a current technology or a controversial issue.

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Participants
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The primary audience will include individuals who are interested in developing curriculum and teaching methods as well as conducting research related to the areas of digital forensics, security, and law.
This conference will be of value to both academic and practitioner audiences.

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Submissions
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All submissions are double blind peer reviewed and selected papers from the conference will be considered for inclusion in the following in the Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law.

The submission system is now available at the following:
http://www.digitalforensics-conference.org/submission.asp

The guidelines for authors is at the following:
http://www.digitalforensics-conference.org/authorinstructions.htm

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Best Papers
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Selected papers from the conference will be considered for inclusion in the following journal:

Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR THE CONFERENCE CAN BE FOUND AT:
http://www.digitalforensics-conference.org

The Program Committee Chair is Dr. Brad Rubin
([email protected]) .

The Chair of the conference is Dr. Jigang Liu
([email protected])

Association for Digital Forensics, Security and Law
Website: http://www.adfsl.org

Journal of Digital Forensics, Security and Law
Website: http://www.jdfsl.org

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