FARES 2018

The 13th International Workshop on Frontiers in Availability, Reliability and Security

to be held in conjunction with the 13th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security

(ARES 2018 – http://www.ares-conference.eu )

August 27 – August 30, 2018, Hamburg, Germany

FARES establishes an in-depth academic platform to exchange novel theories, designs,  applications and on-going research results among researchers and practitioners in different Computing Dependability aspects which emphasize the Practical Issues in Availability, Reliability and Security.

Topics of interest comprise but are not limited to:
  • Reliability Models and Failure Prevention
  • Standards, Guidelines and Certification
  • Dependability Requirement Engineering
  • Intrusion Detection and Fraud Detection
  • Database and Datawarehouse Security
  • Dependability Modelling and Prediction
  • Secure Enterprise Information System
  • Trust Models and Trust Management
  • Network/Software/Database Security
  • Risk Planning, Analysis & Awareness
  • Survivability of Computing Systems
  • Authorization and Authentication
  • Applied Tools and Applications
  • Security and privacy issues
  • Security Models / Methods
  • Availability and Reliability
  • Usability and Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Grid Security
Important Dates
Submission Deadline April 29, 2018
Author Notification June 1, 2018
Proceedings Version June 29, 2018
Conference August 27 – August 30, 2018
Workshop Chairs

Francesco Buccafurri
Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, Italy

Gianluca Lax
Università degli Studi Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, Italy

Program Commitee

Eduardo B. Fernandez, Florida Atlantic University (USA)
Manuel Eduardo Correia, Porto University, Porto (Portugal)
Giorgio Giacinto, Università di Cagliari, Cagliari (Italy)
Maria Krotsiani, City, University of London, London (UK)
Andrea Lanzi, University of Milan, Milano (Italy)
Roberto Nardone, Università di Napoli Federico II, Napoli (Italy)
Vishal Saraswat, R.C.Bose Centre for Cryptology and Security Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata (India)
Aaron Visaggio, Università del Sannio, Benevento (Italy)


The submission guidelines valid for the FARES workshop are the same as for the ARES conference. It is necessary that all papers submitted to EasyChair are anonymized (no names or affiliations of authors should be visible in the paper) . They can be found >>here<<.