Topics of interest include but are not limited to the following areas:

  • Security threats and vulnerabilities introduced by NFV and SDN technologies
  • Management and orchestration of NFV and SDN elements for security
  • Security, reliability and privacy through SDN and NFV in 5G networks
  • Threat detection and mitigation through SDN and NFV
  • Security policy specification and management in SDN and NFV systems
  • Security related monitoring and analytics in SDN and NFV solutions
  • 5G security architecture, trust and confidence
  • Authentication, Authorization and Accounting in SDN
  • Security of applying SDN to wireless and mobile network
  • Security of applying NFV and SDN to IoT
  • Security of applying NFV and SDN to cloud computing
  • Risk and compliance issues in SDN
  • Security architectures for SDN
  • Security standards for SDN
  • Security of SDN data plane
  • Security of SDN control plane
  • Security of SDN application plane
  • Security of routing in SDN
  • Security as a service for SDN