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International Journal of Cyber Research and Education (IJCRE)

International Journal of Cyber Research and Education (IJCRE)

This journal will be converting from Hybrid Open Access to full Gold Open Access on January 1, 2023. All article manuscripts submitted September 1, 2022 onward will be processed through as open access submissions in preparation for the 2023 conversion.
Editor-in-Chief: Karen Paullet (Robert Morris University, USA)
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2019
ISSN: 2577-4816|EISSN: 2577-4824|DOI: 10.4018/IJCRE
Journal Metrics
Submission to Acceptance: Approx. 14 - 18 Weeks
Acceptance to Publication: Approx. 6 - 10 Weeks
Acceptance Rate: 33%
Description & Scope
Description:
The International Journal of Cyber Research and Education (IJCRE) is a high quality, peer-reviewed journal that covers applied, theoretical, and operational research, sponsored academic education and corporate training, and the application to knowledge in academia, government, corporate, and law... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The International Journal of Cyber Research and Education (IJCRE) publishes empirical research that enhances insight and contributes to the better understanding of matters pertaining to the advancement of cyber security, cybercrime, digital evidence, forensics and forensic science and technologies, and law enforcement in a digital world. All empirical methods include qualitative, quantitative... Show More
Coverage:
  • Computer Crime Prevention/Detection, Computer Forensics and Security
  • Computer/Mobile Device/Network/Software Forensics, Anti-Forensics Applications
  • Cyber security, Cybercrime, and Digital Evidence
  • Cybercrime and Related Law Enforcement Legislation
  • Cyber-Related Research and Practice in the Sectors of Academia, Government, Corporate, and Law Enforcement
  • Digital Crimes and Forensic Disciplines that Use Electronic Devices and Software for Crime Prevention and Investigation
  • Digital Forensics Tools/Techniques/Standardization/Testing Forensic Tools
  • Emerging Digital Forensic and Investigative Technologies and Tools, Procedures, and Techniques
  • Forensics and Forensic Science and Technologies
  • Identity Theft, Attacks on Management Systems, Denied Access to Management Systems
  • International Geographical Aspects of Cybercrime,
  • Internet Abuse, Network Intruder Prevention, Internet/Network Security
  • Investigative Techniques, Judicial Processes and Related Legal/Ethical Issues
  • Law enforcement in a Digital World
  • Network Access Control and Intrusion Detection Related to Cyber Crimes
  • Practical Case Studies and Reports, Legislative Developments, and Investigations
  • Privacy and Anonymity on the Internet, Internet Fraud and Identity Theft
  • Research in Cyber Security, Privacy, and Law
  • Safety Issues Related to Mobile Phones, Internet, Networks, etc.
  • Security in Mobile Platforms, Mobile Agents/Artificial Intelligence
  • Shared Studies of Impact of Cybercrimes in Academia, Government, Corporate, and Law Enforcement
  • Technology Gap, Cybercrime, Digital Forensics, Cyber-Attacks, Digital Forensics Tools
  • White Papers Addressing Contemporary Issues in Cyber and Law Enforcement
Abstracting & Indexing
Editorial Board

Editorial Board

Editor in Chief
Karen Paullet, Robert Morris University, United States
Associate Editors
Chia-Wen Tsai, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan
Frank Hartle, Robert Morris University, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-4816-914X
Editorial Review Board
Anil Sharma, Hanson University, Canada
Antonios Andreatos, Hellenic Air Force Academy, Greece ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-2271-8764
Ayad Barsoum, St. Mary's University, United States
Christy Kuehn, Consortium for Public Education, United States
Donna McDermott, Robert Morris University, United States
Edward Moskal, Saint Peter's University, United States
Evon Abu-Taieh, The University of Jordan-Aqaba, Jordan ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6540-0334
Gia Tatone, Robert Morris University, United States
Gurvirender Tejay, St. Thomas University, United States
Harold Patrick, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6864-6946
John Lawson, Robert Morris University, United States
John Ricci, Robert Morris University, United States
Julie Ray, United States Steel Corporation, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-2726-3850
Kimberly McCurdy, PHEAA, United States
Miroslav Ölvecký, The University of St. Cyril and Methodius, Slovakia ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-4478-0921
Nahed Kandeel, Mansoura University, Egypt
Nathan Forbes, Robert Morris University, United States
Prabhakaran V.M, Anna University, Chennai, India
Pradeep Singh, Krishna Institute of Engineering & Technology, India ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-7676-9014
Robert Stone, University of Idaho, United States
Scott Mattila, TEKSystems, United States
Simon Cleveland, Georgetown University, United States ORCIDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0001-9293-3905
Susan Graf, Allegheny Health Network, United States
Thaier Hayajneh, Fordham University, United States
Wen Cheng, Marywood University, United States
Young Choi, Regent University, United States
Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
Lawrence Tomei, Robert Morris University, United States
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Latest Articles

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Open Access Funding: IGI Global recognizes that many researchers may not know where to begin when searching for OA funding opportunities. IGI Global recently launched an Open Access Funding Resources page for researchers to browse. This page provides a comprehensive list of OA funding sources available for researchers to secure funds for their various OA publications.
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Contact
Karen Paullet
Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of Cyber Research and Education (IJCRE)
E-mail: paullet@rmu.edu
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