QASA 2012
International Workshop on Quantitative Aspects in Security Assurance
Affiliated workshop with ESORICS
Pisa, Italy - September 14, 2012


There is an increasing demand of techniques to deal with quantitative aspects of security assurance at several levels of system&service development life-cycle, e.g., from requirements elicitation to run-time operation and maintenance. The aim of this workshop is to bring together a constituency of researchers and practitioners interested in these research topics with a particular emphasis techniques for service oriented architectures. The scope of the workshop, is to be intended in a broad sense, including aspects as dependability, privacy, risk and trust.

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

Important dates:

Submission deadline for abstracts: July 17, 2012
Submission deadline for paper: July 18, 2012
Notification: July 30, 2012

Invited Speaker:

Workshop Organizers:

Program Committee:

Local Organization:

Programme, Proceedings, and Submission Instructions

The program consists of invited speakers as well as of submitted papers. The workshop proceedings will be available in electronic format and a special issue on the International Journal on Software Tools for Technology Transfer (STTT), Springer, is planned.

Submissions are to be made to the submission web site at All submissions should follow the LNCS template from the time they are submitted. Submitted papers should be at most 12 pages.


See the attached file.


For any question, please contact the organizing committee at


The workshop is sponsored by the research network NESSoS and SESAMO.