Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IJISSC)


Special Issue On: Social Network and Cyber Security

Submission Due Date
9/1/2018

Guest Editors
Evon M. Abu-Taieh, The University of Jordan, Jordan

Introduction
Information technology brought on to life a number of social changes. Among the social changes is social networks, which in turn brought the cyber security issues. Hence, practitioners and researchers must research the unfriendly face of social networks along with how to define a crime and how to set the right laws to overcome such problems.

Objective
The objective of this special issue is to shed light on the social network impact on the social change taken place. A number of issues can be discussed and unraveled: Social Engineering in Social Networks, Masquerading in Social networks, Cyber security Challenges in social networks, Masquerading crime and punishment, Social Engineering tools and techniques, Cyber Bullying, Laws pertaining to social networks, Social network the not so friendly face, Data mining in social networks and the privacy issues, E-Publication and copy rights, Crimes and E-punishments.

Recommended Topics
Topics to be discussed in this special issue include (but are not limited to) the following:

• Social Engineering in Social Networks
• Masquerading in Social networks
• Cyber security Challenges in social networks
• Masquerading crime and punishment
• Social Engineering tools and techniques
• Cyber Bullying
• Laws pertaining to social networks
• Social network the not so friendly face
• Data mining in social networks and the privacy issues
• E-Publication and copy rights
• Crimes and E-punishments

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for this special theme issue on Social Network and Cyber Security on or before September 1, 2018. All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/publish/contributor-resources/before-you-write/. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Evon M. Abu-Taieh
Guest Editor
International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (IJISSC)
E-mail: abutaieh@gmail.com