About Conference

    About Conference

    ICONSEC'24 covers all cyber security and digital forensics studies. Meanwhile, conference participants can share their data with other participants. Our aim is to share the data and turn it into valuable resource in the creation of business and IT strategies.

    Conference Date and Venue
    September 2-6, 2024 - Pristine - KOSOVO.

    Invitation Letter
    Conference invitation letter will be sent to the participants by the conference secretaria.

    Participation Certificate
    Participation certificate will be given to all registered participants.

    Conference Language
    Turkish, English and Albanian.

Invitation Letter

Dear Colleagues,

"3rd International Conference on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (ICONSEC'24)",  will be held on September 2 - 6, 2024 at AAB College in Pristina, Republic of Kosovo with the support of AAB College, Yalova University, Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University, Sakarya University of Applied Sciences, Isparta University of Applied Sciences and Istanbul Esenyurt University. Our conference will be held both face-to-face and virtual.


All paper submissions will be double-blind and peer-reviewed and evaluated based on originality, technical, research content, correctness, relevance to conference, contributions, and readability. Papers accepted as abstract text and full text after the review stage will be published in our full text paper book and abstract text papers book.


Conference language is Turkish, English and Albanian.


We would like to meet you and share our data.


Prof. Dr. Murat GÖK

Conference Chair


Invited Speakers



Our conference covers cyber security and digital forensics studies. The following topics of interest include but are not limited to:


  • Privacy computing
  • Homomorphic encryption
  • Cryptographic obfuscation
  • Data Encryption Algorithms
  • Public and private key encryption techniques
  • Data Privacy and watermarking
  • Autonomous key management
  • Cloud and big data security
  • Security for software-defined and data center networks
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • Tracing Techniques in Internet
  • Data Leak Prevention (DLP)
  • Denial of Service (DoS) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)
  • Cryptographic Processors and Co-Processors
  • Control Systems/SCADA Security


  • Cyber-risk management
  • Evidentiary Aspects of Digital Forensics
  • Computer and networks forensics
  • Digital forensics tools and applications
  • Network Forensics and Traffic Analysis
  • Hardware Vulnerabilities and Device Forensics
  • Anti-Forensics and Anti-Forensics Techniques
  • Data leakage, Data protection and Database forensics
  • Privacy issues in network forensics
  • Malware forensics and Anti-Malware techniques
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing (VAPT)
  • Open Web Application Security
  • Vulnerability on social media spaces
  • Cybersecurity for digital vehicles
  • Hacking pacemakers
  • Prediction of cyber attacks
  • Ransomware cyber weapon
  • Hacking Techniques and Related Issues
  • Honeypot
  • Virus Issues (Detection, Prevention)
  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • Intrusion Prevention systems (IPS)
  • Cybersecurity, laws and regulations


  • Transport-Level Security
  • Wireless Network Security
  • IP Security
  • Electronic Mail security
  • Emails mining & authorship identification
  • Firewall Systems
  • Active Networks
  • Security in Grid
  • Embedded Systems Security
  • True and Pseudorandom Number Generators
  • Side Channel Attacks
  • Fault Attacks
  • Android Security
  • IOS Security
  • Web Monitoring
  • Malware Analysis
  • Database security
  • Mobile App Privacy & Security


  • Blockchain and machine learning for cybersecurity
  • Anonymity of blockchain and cryptocurrencies
  • Threat categorization and threat detection
  • Blockchain and healthcare systems
  • Blockchain in supporting critical infrastructures
  • Digital Currency
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Privacy exposures and violations
  • Security and privacy in online social networks
  • Software Security and Secure Coding
  • Risk Assessment and Analysis

Past Conferences

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Early registration fee is valid until June 1, 2024.

The deadline for the payment of participation fee is September 1, 2024 at 20.00.

For papers accepted to the conference, at least one author must register and submit.

An author can submit and present two papers with a registration fee paid.

Anyone who wants to be a listener can participate in the session they want by clicking the links from the program, which will be announced in near the conference date.

Registration Fee

    Before June 1, 2024  After June 1, 2024
From Turkey (face-to-face) 2500₺ 3000₺
Other Countries (face-to-face) 100€ or 100$ 150€ or 150$
From Turkey (Virtual) 1250₺ 1750₺
Other Countries (Virtual) 75€ or 75$ 100€ or 100$
Listener  Free Free


- Kosovar participants can participate for the same fee as Turkish participants. For this purpose, they can deposit the TL equivalent Euro amounts to our Euro account.


Bank Account Information

  • Turkish Lira (₺) Account:
  • Bank Name: Ziraat Bankası, Yalova Şubesi
  • Account Name: Yalova Üniversitesi Döner Sermaye İşletme Müdürlüğü
  • Account Number: 53053219-5001
  • IBAN: TR 29 0001 0004 0453 0532 1950 01
  • Euro (€) Account:
  • Bank Name: Ziraat Bankası
  • Branch Code: 0010
  • Account Name: Yalova Universitesi Doner Sermaye Isletme Mudurlugu
  • Swift Code: TCZBTR2A
  • IBAN: TR 88 0001 0004 0453 0532 1950 06
  • USD Dolar ($) Account:
  • Bank Name: Ziraat Bankası
  • Branch Code: 0010
  • Account Name: Yalova Universitesi Doner Sermaye Isletme Mudurlugu
  • Swift Code: TCZBTR2A
  • IBAN: TR 50 0001 0004 0453 0532 1950 11

Please only write "ICONSEC", your name, surname and your paper track number (ID) in the remittance information field when you pay conference fee. Bank statement should send iconsec@yalova.edu.tr


Early Registration Deadline:
June 1, 2024  July 1, 2024

Registration Deadline:
September 1, 2024

Paper Submission Deadline:
September 1, 2024

Conference Date:
September 2 - 6, 2024


Honorable Committee    
Prof. Dr. Bujar Demjaha   Rector of AAB College
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Bahçekapılı   Rector of Yalova University
Prof. Dr. Şükrü Beydemir   Rector of Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University
Prof. Dr. Yılmaz Çatal   Rector of Isparta University of Applied Sciences
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Sarıbıyık   Rector of Sakarya University of Applied Sciences
Prof. Dr. Selman Öğüt   Rector of Istanbul Esenyurt University
Conference Chair    
Prof. Dr. Murat Gök   Yalova University
Organizing Board  
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Büyükyıldız Bursa Technical University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Süleyman Uzun Sakarya University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faruk Bulut Istanbul Esenyurt University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Emre Dandil Bilecik Şeyh Edebali University,Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Sinan Demir Isparta University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. İrfan Kösesoy Kocaeli University, Turkey
Emine Cengiz  Yalova University, Turkey
Sudenur Şenkal Yalova University, Turkey
Fatih Buldur Yalova University, Turkey
Scientific Committee
Prof. Dr. Ayhan İstanbullu   Balıkesir University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Ecir Uğur Küçüksille   Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Müfit Çetin   Yalova University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Ramazan Bayındır   Gazi University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Naci Genç   Yalova University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Yıldıray Yalman   Piri Reis University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Resul Daş   Fırat University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Bedri Özer   Fırat University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Ahmet Zengin   Sakarya University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Atilla Elçi   Hasan Kalyoncu University, Turkey
Prof. Dr. Muharrem Tolga Sakallı   Trakya University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilgin Metin   Bogazici University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Koltuksuz   Yaşar University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Derya Avcı   Fırat University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sunay Türkdoğan   Yalova University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Fatih Ertam   Fırat University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Muhammed Ali Aydın   Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serdar Solak   Kocaeli University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bünyamin Ciylan   Gazi University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ercan Buluş   Tekirdağ Namık Kemal University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sedat Akleylek   Ondokuz Mayıs University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Arıcı   Selçuk University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mert Özarar   HAVELSAN Cyber Security Director / Ankara Science University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Bülent Tuğrul   Ankara University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Burcu Demirelli Okkalıoğlu   Yalova University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Meltem Kurt Pehlivanoğlu   Kocaeli University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Murat Ak   Akdeniz University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Albayrak   Düzce University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Güneş Harman   Yalova University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Murat Okkalıoğlu   Yalova University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ömer Aydın   Manisa Celal Bayar University , Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ömer Özgür Bozkurt   Turkish National Defense University , Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Osman H. Koçal   Yalova University, Turkey
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şebnem Özdemir   Beykent University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Coşar   Hitit University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Tarık Yerlikaya   Trakya University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Yunus Özen   Yalova University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Kevser Ovaz Akpınar   Sakarya University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Esra N. Yolaçan   Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Cem Kasapbaşı   İstanbul Commerce University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Fatma Büyüksaraçoğlu Sakallı   Trakya University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Atila Bostan   Ankara Science University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Andaç Mesut   Trakya University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Burcu Yılmazel   Eskişehir Technical University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Alpay Doruk   Bandırma University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Özgür Can Turna   Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Zeynep Gürkaş Aydın   Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Turkey
Dr. Ahmet Ali Süzen   Isparta University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
Dr. Mehmet Yavuz Yağcı   Istanbul University, Turkey
Dr. Remzi Gürfidan   Isparta University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
Dr. Ömer Aslan   Siirt University, Turkey
Dr. Faruk Süleyman Berber   Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey
Dr. Semih Çakır   Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University, Turkey
Dr. Gülsüm Akkuzu Kaya   Kirsehir Ahi Evran University, Turkey
Dr. Ahmet Karaküçük   Uludağ University, Turkey
Dr. Duygu Sinanç Terzi   Amasya University, Turkey
Dr. Mehmet Mehdi Karakoç   Ağrı University, Turkey
Dr. Kerime Dilşad Çiçek   Ayvansaray University, Turkey
Dr. Sultan Zavrak   Düzce University, Turkey
Dr. Maad M. Mijwil   Baghdad College of Economic Sciences University, Iraq


* This list will be updated during the refereeing process.


Paper Submission

The program committee invites you to submit your paper in English, Turkish or Albanian for ICONSEC'24. The submissions should be sent as Word (*.DOCx) file via Microsoft's Conference Management Toolkit online, link below. You will need an Microsoft's Conference Management Toolkit account to submit your paper. If not, you can sign up an account on Microsoft's Conference Management Toolkit by clicking the link given below.
(The e-mail address of the submitting account has to be .edu extension university account.)

Please click for Microsoft CMT Tutorial
Microsoft Conference Management Toolkit Documentation Please click for submitting


Conference languages is Turkish, English and Albanian.

Types of papers that can be sent to our conference:

  • Full text (4-10 pages)
  • Summary text (1 - 2 pages)

Papers sent to ICONSEC'24 must be original, not previously published anywhere and not accepted for publication elsewhere. In addition, studies sent to our conference cannot be sent to another scientific event or publisher during the referee review process. Policies regarding plagiarism and duplicate submission / publication will be strictly followed.


Paper format, templates and submission instructions are available at the links below.

Paper Format (MS Word) 


All studies submitted to our conference will be reviewed and evaluated by the scientific committee through a double-blind peer-review process based on originality, technique, research content, accuracy, relevance to the conference, contributions and readability. Papers accepted and presented after the evaluation phase by sending abstract text, full text and poster to our conference will be published in our Full Text Papers Book and Abstract Text Papers Book. 






ICONSEC'24 will be held at AAB College in Pristina, Kosovo. There is no accommodation available in the university units where the conference will be held. Participants can stay in any accommodation in Pristina or Prizren. Accommodation can be arranged through the websites of various tour companies (booking.com, hotels.com, airbnb.com, etc.) or travel agencies.

Conference Venue:

1. AAB College


The conference program will be announced later.

One-Day Trip Itinerary

Date: September 4th or 5th

Start Time: 09:00

End Time: 18:00


  • Prizren
  • Shkodra
  • Durres
  • Tirana

Participation Fee: 25 Euro



Conference Poster



You can reach us at the following e-mail address or phone numbers for your questions, suggestions and comments about the conference.

e-mail: iconsec@yalova.edu.tr


Yalova University

Tel: +90 226 815 53 43

Murat GÖK

Yalova University

Tel: +90 226 815 53 30

+90 226 815 53 31