14th Annual Computer Security
OverviewThe Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST, http://www.first.org/) is a global organization whose aim is to facilitate the sharing of security-related information and to foster cooperation in the effective prevention, detection, and recovery from computer security incidents. Its members are CSIRTs (Computer Security Incident Response Teams) from government, commercial, academic, and other environments.
The FIRST conference ( http://www.first.org/conference/2002/) brings together IT managers, system and network administrators, security specialists, academics, security solutions vendors, CSIRT personnel and anyone interested in
The ConferenceThe conference is a five day event, comprising two days of tutorials and three days of technical sessions which include refereed paper presentations, invited talks, and panel discussions.
The conference will discuss the most recent practical issues in computer and network security, focusing on incident response.
The program committee solicits original contributions on the following topics:
Tutorial SubmissionThree tutorial tracks are planned:
Proposals are solicited from experts interested in giving a tutorial. Tutorials may be half or full day in length and can cover topics either at an introductory or advanced level.
All tutorial submissions will be handled electronically. Authors should email the completed submission form (attached below) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Individuals interested in submitting tutorial proposals are encouraged
to contact the program chair before the deadline to discuss the
All panel submissions will be handled electronically. Authors should e-mail the completed submission form (attached below) to email@example.com.
A reduction of the conference fee will be offered to panel organizers.
All paper submissions will be handled electronically. Authors should email a version of their paper and the completed submission form (attached below) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Authors will receive an immediate notification of the successful receipt of the file containing their paper. Subsequently, a second notification of receipt will be sent after the paper has been printed successfully.
A reduction of the conference fee will be offered to one author of
each accepted paper.
Submissions received after the deadline will not be considered unless an extension has been granted. Authors must obtain employer, client, or government releases prior to submitting the final manuscript.
Accepted papers will be presented by their authors and will be published in the conference proceedings. The proceedings are provided free of charge to conference attendees. Additional copies will be available for purchase at the conference.
FIRST requires a non exclusive copyright license for all the papers
presented at the conference and for the presentation material. This
includes potential distribution on a conference CD and/or the FIRST
Note that tutorial and panel proposals, as well as papers
(or detailed syntheses, as described above) are expected to arrive
prior to the submission deadline (NOVEMBER 16) in order to be
Program CommitteeCristina SERBAN (Chair), email@example.com - AT&T Labs, USA
Anne BENNETT - Concordia University - Canada
David CROCHEMORE - CERT Renater - France
Kathy FITHEN - PriceWaterhouseCoopers - USA
Dan GARRETT - ETG Inc. - USA
Klaus-Peter KOSSAKOWSKI - Germany
Larry LEIBROCK - eforensic - USA
Xing LI - CCERT - China
Chaeho LIM - CERTCC-KR - Korea
Francisco MONSERRAT COLL - IRIS-CERT - Spain
David MAILLARD - Intexxia - France
David MORTMAN - Siebel Systems - USA
Claudia NATANSON - British Telecom - UK
Steve ROMIG - Ohio State University - USA
Roger SAFIAN - NorthWestern University - USA
Kurt SAUER - Sun Microsystems - France
Derrick SCHOLL - Sun Microsystems - USA
Elizabeth SIEMERS - Guardent - USA
Gordon STEELE - PARA-PROTECT - USA
Hironobu SUZUKI - JPCERT/CC - Japan
Franck VEYSSET - Intranode - France
Proposal Submission FormHere you can retrieve the Proposal Submission Form for the FIRST 2002 Conference in ASCII format.