Call For Papers: Special Issue on Adaptive Security for the Internet of Things

International Journal of Pervasive computing and Communications (IJPCC)


Several significant challenges should be addressed to fulfil the Internet of Things (IoT) vision, including security and privacy. The Internet is already under continuous threats and the addition of many additional types of devices and interaction will open new security breaches so as to spark new malicious actions. Security and privacy for the IoT remains a core challenge. The proposed special issue intends to publish ongoing research for the security and privacy models, protocols, algorithms, context-awareness for security, and devices that can be implemented in the IoT. A specific focus is on the need for IoT security and privacy to adapt to changing contexts. Areas of interest for this special issue include, but not limited to, the following topics for IoT:

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Submission Information:

Only original and unpublished research papers will be considered in this journal. Manuscripts must be written in English. All submissions will be reviewed based on technical merit and relevance. All submissions are made using ScholarOne Manuscripts, the online submission and peer review system,  Instructions for authors and submissions can be found at


Editor-in-Chief: Ismail Khalil, Institute of Telecooperation, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria

Special issue Guest Editors: