The Journal of Information Security and Cybercrime Research (JISCR) is pleased to announce the publication of its regular issue in 2020, and, therefore, welcomes the submission of scientific articles in all disciplines of information security and cybercrime research. The JISCR is a peer-reviewed, open access (CC BY-NC), international journal dedicated to the development and application of information security and advance of knowledge related to the regulations and laws for ensuring cybersecurity. The JISCR is an official publication (ISSN: 1658-7782) of Naïf Arab university for security sciences and is published once a year. It has the vision of developing into a scientific journal that contributes to the growth of Information science and cyberspace education, research, and practice by delivering the latest information to the scientific community.

Scope of the Journal:

Subjects covered by the JISCR include, but not limited to:

  • Computer and network security and its applications (encryption, e-commerce security, intrusion detection systems, biometric applications security)
  • Policies, laws and legal frameworks (cybercrime laws), developing cyber safety policies
  • IT Governance, Risk Management
  • Incident Response, Digital Forensics
  • Multimedia and Mobile Security
  • Data Science Security
  • Computer Physical Security
  • Human Factors in Cyber Security

The submission of scientific articles in all disciplines of should fall under any of the following categories:

  1. Original research paper              2. Review article
  2. Letter to the Editor                       4. Response to Letter
  3. Book Review                                  6. Conference Proceedings

        7.legal analysis and updates          8. Case studies        

Papers should be written in English. Articles received will be sent for blind peer review, with a review procedure completed within 4-6 weeks of submission. Authors are requested to follow the format as outlined in the guidelines (https://journals.nauss.edu.sa/index.php/JISCR). Authors can submit their manuscripts online or send via e-mail: jiscr@nauss.edu.sa . Contributions must be original, not previously or simultaneously published elsewhere. Accepted papers are available freely with online full-text content upon receiving the final versions. At present, there is no publication fee.

Submission Deadline: 31 August 2020

 For additional information and other JISCR related issues, please contact: 

Dr. Fahad Mohammed Al-Harby                                         

Editor in Chief

College of Criminal justice

Naif Arab University for Security Sciences

Riyadh 11452   P.O.Box: 6830

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Phone: +966112463444 EXT 1080          

E-mail:  fmalharby@nauss.edu.sa  

Dr. Meryem Ammi  

Managing Editor                

College of Criminal justice

Naif Arab University for Security Sciences

Riyadh 11452   P.O.Box: 6830

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Phone: +966112463444 EXT 2202          

E-mail:  mammi@nauss.edu.sa