Asst. Prof. Su
The 21st Australasian Conference on Information Security and Privacy held during July 4–6, 2016, in Melbourne. This year, ACISP 2016 received a record high number of submissions: 176. Each submission was reviewed by an average of 2.9 Program Committee members. The committee decided to accept 52 full papers and eight short papers. In addition, there were eight invited papers in order to widen the coverage to different areas of cyber security such as smart cities security and bitcoin security. There were more than 100 attendees from 20+ countries, the presentation in ACISP 2016 covered the research areas in cryptography theory, National Security Infrastructure, Social Network Security, Statistical Privacy, Digital Forensics, Cloud Storage Securityand Network Security.