QASA 2015: 4th International Workshop on Quantitative Aspects of Security Assurance
co-located with ESORICS 2015
Vienna, Austria, 21-25 September, 2015


There is increasing need to provide quantification of security assurance over the multi-level development life-cycle of systems & services, e.g., from requirements elicitation to run-time operation and maintenance. Addressing such quantitative aspects, the QASA workshop aims to bring together researchers and practitioners interested in the quantification research dimensions spanning dependability, security, privacy and risk, and with particular emphasis on techniques for service oriented architectures.

The list of topics includes (but it is not limited to):

Important dates:

Submission deadline for paper: July 10, 2015 (EXTENDED DEADLINE)
Notification of authors: July 28, 2015
Camera-ready pre-procs copy due: August 20, 2015
Final post-procs copy due: October, 2015

Workshop Organizers:

Program Committee:


As in previous editions, revised version of the selected papers are expected to be published in a volume of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series of Springer.


Submissions of full papers are in English, of at most 16 pages complying with the LNCS formatting and must be submitted electronically using the following link: Submission of short papers of at most 6 pages is also possible. Authors of short papers accepted for presentation will have the opportunity to produce long version to be further reviewed for possible inclusion in the LNCS post-proceedings.


A preliminary version of the DPM+QASA program can be downloaded here.


For any question, please contact the organizing committee at