International Journal of Network Security
IJNS will be
committed to the timely publication of very high-quality, peer-reviewed, original
papers that advance the state-of-the art and applications of network
security. Topics will include, but not be limited to, the following:
Biometric Security, Communications And Networks Security, Cryptography,
Database Security, Electronic Commerce Security, Multimedia Security, System
1. Manuscript Style, Illustrations and Photos
Articles must be written in good English.
Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been
published previously, that it is not under consideration for publication
elsewhere. It will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or
in any other language, without the written consent of the Publisher.
1.2 Format and Download
The authors don't care the format in submitting phase. However, all accepted manuscripts must be written in LaTeX format. Authors are responsible for converting their manuscripts to LaTeX, if not initially in LaTeX format. Figures should be in EPS (if in Latex format). It is the authors' responsibility to prepare papers as in IJNS's format. Accepted papers may not be published unless they meet IJNS's formatting standard. Here you can view a sample file in Acrobat pdf format (Download PDF) . You can download a sample file named IJNS_TEX_Format.zip (Latex format), IJNS_TEX_Format.rar (Latex format).
1.3 Length Limitation
All papers should be
concisely written and be no longer than 12 pages including figures, tables, and references.
1.4 Title page
The title page should
contain the article title, author(s) names and affiliations, address, an
abstract not exceeding 100 words, and a list of three to five keywords.
1.5 Corresponding author
Clearly indicate who is
willing to handle correspondence at all stages of refereeing and publication.
Ensure that telephone and fax numbers (with country and area code) are
provided in addition to the e-mail address and the complete postal address.
References should be
listed alphabetically, in the same way as follows:
For a paper in a journal: M.
S. Hwang, C. C. Chang, and K. F. Hwang, "An ElGamal-like
cryptosystem for enciphering large messages",IEEE Transactions on
Knowledge and Data Engineering, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 445-446, 2002.
For a book: Dorothy E. R. Denning, Cryptography
and Data Security. Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley, 1982.
For a paper in a proceeding: M. S. Hwang,
C. C. Lee, and Y. L. Tang, "Two simple batch verifying multiple digital
signatures", The Third International Conference on Information and
Communication Security (ICICS2001), pp. 13-16, Xian, China, 2001.
In text, references should be indicated
2. Submission Procedure
There are two options available for IJNS:
Authors are strongly encouraged to submit their
papers electronically by using online manuscript submission at (http://ijns.jalaxy.com.tw/author_login.jsp).
Authors can also submit their Word, ps or pdf file to the
editor-in-chief via Email ( email@example.com ).
After accepting paper, the corresponding author should signed copyright form, scan, and email the signed copyright form to me within 2 weeks (firstname.lastname@example.org). You can download an unsigned copyright file named IJNS-Copyright_Form.pdf (IJNS Copyright Form).
4. Review Process
1-3 months for the refereeing process and to inform the authors of the outcome of the refereeing process.
Papers should preferably be sent to 2-3 referees and must be amended according to their comments.
If one of referees rejects the manuscript, Editor-in-Chief will reject the manuscript for publication in IJNS.
5. Publication Ethics
Academic ethics are the necessary fundamental principle of research and the foundation for scientists' and engineers' reputation. To promote academic integrity and publish high-quality scientific works, International Journal of Network Security (IJNS) issues the following Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement about the expected ethical behavior for all parties related to IJNS publication, including the author, the peer reviewer, the IJNS editor, and the publisher.
Please refer the PUBLICATION ETHICS AND MALPRACTICE STATEMENT
6. Article Publication Charge (APC)
As IJNS journal is an open access journal which does not sell published papers and offer all published papers free of cost to all readers, members,
researchers, libraries, universities, organizations, and companies.
Author should pay the publication fee ($ 300.0 USD/paper) of an accepted paper by author's orgnanization/university/institute/company or research funds.