Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline:

June 15, 2021 (AoE)
July 31, 2021 (AoE)
Aug 14, 2021 (AoE)
Aug 22, 2021 (AoE)

Authors' Notification:

September 30, 2021 (AoE)
October 14, 2021 (AoE)

Camera-ready Deadline:

October 15, 2021 (AoE)
October 21, 2021 (AoE)

ICISS 2021 Proceedings (NEW)

ICISS 2021 Best Paper (NEW)

ICISS 2022 will be held at IIT Tirupati.

The conference proceedings is published found In: Tripathy S., Shyamasundar R.K., Ranjan R. (eds) Information Systems Security. ICISS 2021. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 13146. Springer, Cham.

The International Conference on Information Systems Security (ICISS), held annually in India, is a forum for dissemination of research results related to computer security. ICISS 2021, the 17th edition of the conference, will be held at IIT Patna from December 17 to 19, 2021. Over the past several years, the acceptance rate of ICISS has averaged less than 30%. The previous proceedings of the conference are published by Springer Verlag as part of their LNCS series. ICISS encourages submissions from academia, industry and government. Its scope covers both theoretical and applied research within the broad area of information and systems security. Papers must be written in English and submitted in the Springer Verlag LNCS Latex or Word style in PDF format, via this Submission link. The conference proceedings will appear in Springer's LNCS series.

Due to COVID-19, ICISS 2021 is planned to be VIRTUAL only, and encourages the online (remote) participation.

Important news/updates

*COVID-19 Updates: In case of travel restrictions that prohibit physical appearance, ICISS will allow authors of accepted papers to present and participate remotely if they wish to do so.

Professor George Cybenko
Dorothy and Walter Gramm Professor of Engineering at Dartmouth

Professor Milind Tambe
Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science and Director of the Center for Research in Computation and Society (CRCS) at Harvard University
Director, AI for Social Good at Google Research India

Professor Omer Rana
College Dean of International Professor of Performance Engineering


  • Prof. T.N. Singh, Director, IIT Patna, India

Steering Committee

  • Aditya Bagchi, ISI Kolkota, India
  • Venu Govindaraju, SUNY, United States
  • Sushil Jajodia, George Mason University, United States
  • Somesh Jha, University of Wisconsin, United States
  • Arun Kumar Majumdar, IIT Kharagpur, India
  • Chandan Mazumdar, Jadavpur University, India
  • Atul Prakash, University of Michigan, United States
  • D. Janakiram, IDRBT, India
  • Pierangela Samarati, University of Milan, Italy
  • R. K. Shyamasundar, IIT Bombay, India

General Chair

  • R.K. Shyamasundar, IIT Bombay, India

Technical Program Co-Chairs

  • Rajiv Ranjan, Newcastle Univ, United Kingdom
  • Somanath Tripathy, IIT Patna, India

Publicity Chairs

  • Vishwas Patil, IIT Bombay, India
  • N. V. Narendra Kumar, IDRBT, India
  • Devki Nandan Jha, Oxford Univ, United Kingdom

Organizing committee

  • Jimson Mathew, IIT Patna, India (Chair)
  • Preetam Kumar, IIT Patna, India
  • Samrat Mondal, IIT Patna, India
  • Mayank Agarwal, IIT Patna, India
  • Somanath Tripathy, IIT Patna, India

Program Committee

  • Adwait Nadkarni, College of William and Mary, USA
  • Anirban Basu, Hitachi Ltd, Japan and University of Sussex, UK
  • Anoop Singhal, NIST, USA
  • Atul Prakash, University of Michigan, USA
  • Bimal Roy, ISI Kolkata, India
  • Bodhisatw Mazumdar, IIT Indore, India
  • ‪Bruhadeshwar Bezawada, IIT Jammu, India
  • Changyu Dong, Newcastle University, United Kingdom
  • Claudio Ardagna, University of Milan, Italy
  • Devki Nandan Jha, Oxford Univ, United Kingdom
  • Donghoon Chang, IIIT Delhi, India
  • Eric Filiol, ENSIBS & CNAM, France
  • Haibing Lu, Santa Clara University, USA
  • Hayawardh Vijayakumar, Samsung Research, USA
  • Indrakshi Ray, Colorado State University, USA
  • Laszlo Szekeres, Google, USA
  • Lorenzo DeCarli, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • Luigi Logrippo, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Italy
  • Mahavir Prasad Jhanwar , Ashoka University, India
  • Mahesh Tripunitara, University of Waterloo, Canada
  • Manik Lal Das, DA-IICT, India
  • Mauro Conti, University of Padua, Italy
  • Michele Carminati, Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy
  • N V Narendra Kumar, IDRBT, India
  • Peng Liu, Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • Pierangela Samarati, University of Milan, Italy
  • Prem Prakash Jayaraman, Swinburne University of Technology, Australlia
  • R. Sekar, Stony Brook University, USA
  • Rajat Subhra, IIT Kharagpur, India
  • Rajesh Pillai, DRDO, India
  • Ram Krishnan, University of Texas San Antonio, USA
  • Rinku Dewri, University of Denver, USA
  • Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati, University of Milan, Italy
  • Sanjay Rawat, Vrije University, Netherlands
  • Saurabh Garg, University of Tasmania, Australia
  • Scott Stoller, Stony Brook University, USA
  • Silvio Ranise, Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Italy
  • Somitra Sanadhya, IIT Ropar, India
  • Stijn Volckaert, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Souradyuti Paul, IIT Bhilai, India
  • Sourav Sengupta, NTU, Singapore
  • Subhamoy Maitra, ISI Kolkata, India
  • Sushil Jajodia, George Mason University, USA
  • Venkatakrishnan Venkat, University of Illinois Chicago, USA
  • Vijay Atluri, Rutgers University, USA
  • Vinod Yegneswaran, SRI International, USA
  • Vishwas Patil, IIT Bombey, India