Editorial Board

57 Editors in 15 Countries/Region

USA (12)
China (10)
United Kingdom (8)
Australia (7)
Norway (3)
Canada (3)
Italy (2)
India (2)
Taiwan (2)
Greece (2)
South Korea (2)
France (1)
Netherlands (1)
Spain (1)
Singapore (1)

Associate Editors

Shiyan Hu


School of Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.

Research Interests: Cyber-physical systems, Cyber-physical system security, VLSI computer aided design

Jerry Chun-Wei Lin

Department of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen, Norway.

Research Interests: Data mining, Soft computing, Artificial intelligence/machine learning, Privacy preserving and security technologies

Leandros Maglaras

School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment, Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK.

Research Interests: Cyber security, Privacy preservation, Risk management, Routing protocols, Vehicular networks, Social network analysis, Power electronics

Special Issue:

Industrial Control Systems Security and Privacy Issues

Jian Shen

College of Computer and Software, Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.

Research Interests: Public key cryptography, Data security, Cloud computing and security, Information security, Secure data storage


Stereo storage structure assisted one-way anonymous auditing protocol in e-health system

Residual energy-based clustering in UAV-aided wireless sensor networks for surveillance and monitoring applications

Willy Susilo

School of Computing and Information Technology, University of Wollonggong, Wollongong, NSW, Australia.

Research Interests: Cryptography, Cybersecurity

Ding Wang

College of Cyber Science, Nankai University, Tianjin, China.

Research Interests: Cryptographic protocols, Password security, Multi-factor authentication


Revisiting three anonymous two-factor authentication schemes for roaming service in global mobility networks

Sherali Zeadally

College of Communication and Information, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA.

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, Privacy, Internet of things, Computer networks, Mobile computing, Energy-efficient networking

Editorial Board Members

Sos S. Agaian

Department of Computer Science, College of Staten Island, The City University of New York, New York City, NY, USA.

Research Interests: Big and small data analytics, Computational vision and sensing, Machine learning, Urban computing, Multimodal biometric, Digital forensics, Information processing and fusion, Fast algorithms

Mamoun Alazab

College of Engineering, IT and Environment, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

Research Interests: Cyber security, Digital forensics of computer systems, Cybercrime detection and prevention, Cyber terrorism, Cyber warfare

Zubair Baig

Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation (CSRI), Deakin University, Geelong, Australia.

Research Interests: Cyber security, Digital forensics, Machine learning, IoT, Combinatorial optimization

Special Issue:

Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics Meet AI: New Challenges

Ali Kashif Bashir

Department of Computing and Mathematics, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK.

Research Interests: Computer network security, Network communication, Internet of things, Cyber physical systems, Cyber security, Smart infrastructures, Mechine learning, Edge computing, Cloud computing

Paolo Bellavista

Department of Computer Science and Engineering (DISI), Università di Bologna, Bologna, Italy.

Research Interests: Pervasive and mobile computing, Middleware, Edge computing, Industry 4.0, Online stream processing

Gautam Biswas

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA.

Research Interests: Cyber-physical systems, Big data science and engineering, Risk and reliability, Modeling and analysis of cyber physical systems, Model-based diagnosis, Data mining for diagnosis, Intelligent learning environments, Educational data mining, Integrated planning, Scheduling, Control, Resource allocation for complex systems

Nathan Clarke

Centre for Cyber Security, Communications & Network Research (CSCAN), University of Plymouth, Plymouth, UK.

Research Interests: Authentication, Biometrics, Digital forensics, Human factors and artificial intelligence applied to cyber security

Frédéric Cuppens

Computer Engineering and Software Engineering, Polytechnique Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Research Interests: Computer security, Including definition of formal models of security policies, Access control to network and information systems, Intrusion detection, Reaction and countermeasures, Formal techniques to refine security policies and prove security properties


Information theoretic-based privacy risk evaluation for data anonymization

Resilience properties and metrics: how far have we gone?

Prosanta Gope

Department of Computer Science, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK.

Research Interests: Lightweight and anonymous authentication protocol design, Security and privacy in the internet of things, Security and privacy in mobile communication, WSN and RFID security, Security and privacy in smart-grid, Hardware security of the IoT devices, 5G and next generation communication security, Decentralized communication security (D2D communication security, Machine-type communication security), Security and privacy in tactile-internet-based applications, Machine-learning or modelling attacks on physically unclonable functions, Intrusion detection system

Hongzhi Guo

School of Cyberspace Security, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.

Research Interests: Collaborative computing and security, Edge intelligence, AI security, IoT security and 5G/6G intelligent communication

Special Issue:

Security and Privacy of Edge Computing

Brij Gupta

Department of Computer Engineering, National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, Kurukshetra, India.

Research Interests: Cyber security, Information security, Cloud computing, IDS, IoT, Healthcare

Debiao He

School of Cyber Science and Engineering, Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

Research Interests: Cryptography, Blockchain, Authentication, Information security

Fei Hu

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA.

Research Interests: Wireless networks, Machine learning, Big data, Cyber security

Special Issue:

Network Security in the Era of AI: Trends, Issues, and Challenges

Qiong Huang

College of Mathematics and Informatics, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: Digital signature, Public key encryption, Cryptography and information security, Cloud computing security, Internet of things security, Big data privacy protection technology, Block chain technology

Umit Karabiyik

Department of Computer and Information Technology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.

Research Interests: Digital forensics, Forensic intelligence, Cybersecurity, User and data privacy, Artificial intelligence in security, Privacy and forensics applications

Special Issue:

Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime Data Mining: Trends, Issues, and Challenges

Arijit Karati

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Research Interests: Applied cryptography, Information security, Edge security, Automotive security, Decentralized data privacy

Sokratis Katsikas

Norwegian Center for Cybersecurity in Critical Sectors (NORCICS), Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Gjøvik, Norway.

Research Interests: Computer networks security, Network security, Security, Computer networking, Information security, IT security, Cyber security, Modeling and simulation, Cloud computing, Artificial intelligence

Special Issue:

Security of Cyber-Physical Systems

Suleman Khan

School of Psychology and Computer Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK.

Research Interests: Network security, Network forensics, Software defined networks, Artificial intelligence, Data analytics

Panayiotis Kotzanikolaou

Department of Informatics, University of Piraeus, Piraeus, Greece.

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, Privacy, Risk assessment, Critical infrastructure protection, IoT security, Blockchain

Qi Li

Institute for Network Sciences and Cyberspace, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Internet and cloud security, Mobile security, Machine learning and security, Big data security, Blockchain and security

Shujun Li

Institute of Cyber Security for Society (iCSS) & School of Computing, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK.

Research Interests: Socio-technical aspects of cyber security and privacy, AI and security and privacy, Internet measurement and social media analytics, Cybercrime and digital forensics, Human factors, Multimedia computing

Kaitai Liang

Department of Intelligent Systems, Delft University of Technology, Delft, South Holland, Netherlands.

Research Interests: Applied cryptography, Privacy-enhancing technology, Lattice-based crypto, Blockchain security, Privacy-preserving machine learning, Lightweight secure systems, Password systems

Qingzhong Liu

Department of Computer Science, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Information assurance, Digital forensics, Image/video/audio analysis, Multimedia forensics, Bioinformatics, Machine intelligence and computational applications

Xiangyang Luo

State Key Laboratory of Mathematical Engineering and Advanced Computing, Zhengzhou, Henan, China.

Research Interests: Cyberspace and information security, Multimedia security, Watermarking, Steganography, IP geolocation, Social user geolocation

Bomin Mao

School of Cyberspace Security, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.

Research Interests: Edge computing security, AI security, Intelligent network optimization and control, Internet of Vehicles, Air-space-ground integrated network

Special Issue:

Security and Privacy of Edge Computing

Francesco Mercaldo

University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy.

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, Malware analysis, Machine learning

Sangman Moh

Department of Computer Engineering, Chosun University, Gwangju, South Korea.

Research Interests: Mobile computing and networking, Ad hoc and sensor networks, Cognitive radio networks, Unmanned aerial vehicle networks, Mobile edge computing


Residual energy-based clustering in UAV-aided wireless sensor networks for surveillance and monitoring applications

Saraju P. Mohanty

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Smart electronic systems, The backbone of which is a combination of AI/ML, Data analytics, Security at the edge of IoT (not just at the cloud of IoT) in the cyber-physical systems (CPS)

Special Issue:

Security, Privacy, and Trust in the Internet of Things

Khan Muhammad

Department of Software, Sejong University, Seoul, South Korea.

Research Interests: Medical image analysis, Information security, Video summarization, Computer vision, Fire/smoke scene analysis, Video surveillance

Kshirasagar S. Naik

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Research Interests: Communication & information systems, Distributed and network computing, Cybersecurity, IoT, Dependability and security, Mobile and ad hoc networks, Low power software, Optical networks, Mobile communication and computing, Sensor networks/AMR, Energy-cost modeling of wireless applications, Green applications of information technology, Intelligent transportation systems, Multimedia synchronization, Testing communication protocols, Connectivity and internet of things, Infrastructure and integrity, Application domains, Networking and data


Unsupervised detection of security threats in cyberphysical system and IoT devices based on power fingerprints and RBM autoencoders

Japkowicz Nathalie

Department of Computer Science, American University, Washington, DC, USA.

Research Interests: Machine learning for defense and security, One-class learning, Anomaly detection


Feature extraction based on word embedding models for intrusion detection in network traffic

Amiya Nayak

School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Research Interests: Distributed systems, Ad hoc and sensor networks, Network security

Fernando Pérez-González

Atlanttic Research Center, University of Vigo, Vigo, Spain.

Research Interests: Signal processing, Image and video forensics, Digital watermarking, Image and video fingerprinting, Location privacy

Josef Pieprzyk

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Marsfield, Australia.

Research Interests: Information security and cryptology, Design and analysis of cryptographic algorithms, Encryption algorithms, Digital signatures, Secret sharing, Authentication

Mukesh Prasad

School of Computer Science, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests: Machine learning, Artificial intelligence, Data analytics, Natural language processing


Different approaches of bibliometric analysis for data analytics applications in non-profit organisations

Special Issue:

Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence for Green Computing

Lianyong Qi

College of Computer Science and Technology, China University of Petroleum (East China), Qingdao, Shandong, China.

Research Interests: Big data, Service computing, Recommender systems, Privacy-preserving technologies

Nader Sohrabi Safa

Department of Computing and Mathematics, Faculty of Engineering, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK.

Research Interests: Security by design, Cyber terrorism detection, Network security, Trust protection on the internet, Malware analysis and detection by deep learning and reinforcement learning

Special Issue:

AI for and against Network Security

Gautam Srivastava

Department of Mathematics & Computer Science, Brandon University, Brandon, Canada.

Research Interests: Security, Privacy, Cryptography, Internet of things, Blockchain

Andrew Sung

School of Computing Sciences and Computer Engineering, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA.

Research Interests: Data analytics, Cybersecurity, Computational intelligence

Gang Tan

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA.

Research Interests: Software security, Formal methods, Programming languages

Sudeep Tanwar

Institute of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Research Interests: Blockchain technology, Wireless networking, Cyber-physical systems, Internet of things, ML/DL in communication

Vijay Varadharajan

Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan, Australia.

Research Interests: Cloud computing security, Internet of things security, Big data and distributed applications security, Malware and security attacks, Software security, Trustworthy computing, Software defined networks security, Wireless and mobile setworkssecurity, Cyber security, Machine learning, Security architectures, Security policies and models, Security protocols and applications of cryptography

Special Issue:

Security, Privacy and Trust in 5G and Beyond Network Architectures

Athanasios V. Vasilakos

Center for AI Research (CAIR), University of Agder (UiA), Grimstad, Norway.

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, IoTs, Artificial intelligence, Machine learning, Blockchain technologies, Big data analytics for security

Michael N. Vrahatis

Department of Mathematics, University of Patras, Patras, Greece.

Research Interests: Numerical mathematics, Natural computing, Computational intelligence, Global optimization, Reliable computing, Imprecise data, Artificial neural networks, Machine learning

Monica Whitty

Department of Software Systems & Cybersecurity, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

Research Interests: Cyberpsychology, Cyber security, Cyber crime, Internet privacy, Security and surveillance

Guomin Yang

School of Computing & Information Technology, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia.

Research Interests: Public key cryptography, Security protocols, Privacy enhancing technologies

Kuo-Hui Yeh

Department of Information Management, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan.

Research Interests: IoT security, Blockchain, Mobile security, NFC/RFID security, Authentication, Data privacy, Cryptology

Special Issue:

The 17th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2022)

Mazdak Zamani

School of Business and Information Sciences, Felician University, Rutherford, NJ, USA.

Research Interests: Cybersecurity, Artificial intelligence

Special Issue:

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Emerging Cybersecurity Trends in Attacks and Solutions

Mingwu Zhang

School of Computers, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

Research Interests: Big data and cloud computing security, Industrial internet and artificial intelligence security

Special Issue:

Cloud Computing Security and Privacy: Challenges and Future Trends

Ting Zhu

Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA.

Research Interests: Internet of things, Wireless sensor networks, Network protocols, Social networks, Spectrum access security, Embedded systems, Cyber-physical systems, Mobile systems, Distributed systems, Operating systems energy, Renewable and sustainable energies, Power electronics, Energy transmission and storage, Power systems misc, Big data, Health/bioinformatics, Human-computer interaction

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Journal of Surveillance, Security and Safety
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