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Important dates:

March 31, 2015:

Deadline for submission of papers

May 11, 2015:
Notification of paper acceptance

June 1, 2015:
Deadline for camera-ready paper submission and author registration

Call for Papers

The workshop aims to provide a forum for researchers and practitioners to present original, unpublished research results and innovative ideas.


We welcome the submission of papers from the full spectrum of issues relating to the theory and practice of digital forensics and incident analysis. Areas of special interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Digital forensics tools and applications

  • Incident response and investigation

  • Forensic standards and procedures

  • Portable electronic device forensics

  • Network forensics

  • Data hiding and recovery

  • Network traffic analysis, traceback and

  • Data mining and e-discovery and their
    corporate use

  • Legal, ethical and policy issues related to
    digital forensics

  • Digital evidence visualisation and

  • Integrity of digital evidence and live

  • Digital evidence chain of custody, storage
    and preservation

  • Multimedia analysis

  • Digital forensics case studies

  • Digital forensics training and education

  • Best practices and case studies

  • Forensics issues of malicious code

  • Anti-forensics


Paper submission, review and publication

Authors are invited to submit full papers, not exceeding ten pages (including all figures, tables and references) by 31 March 2015. A comprehensive set of instructions for preparing camera ready papers can be found here, an example paper (annotated with style names) is available here and the Word format template is also available. Please refer to this before submission. Authors are strongly encouraged to use the Word template for ease of paper formatting.

Papers can be submitted to the conference paper management system here.

All papers will be double-blind reviewed by at least two members of the Programme Committee. All accepted papers will be published in the Proceedings.

Important Dates


31 March 2015

Deadline for submission of papers

11 May 2015 Notification of paper acceptance
1 June 2015 Deadline for camera-ready paper submission
1 June 2015 Deadline for author registration