About Conference

    About Conference

    ICONSEC'22 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 7-11, 2022

    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 and English.

Invitation Letter

Dear Colleagues,

"2nd International Conference on Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (ICONSEC'22)",  will be held face-to-face and virtually on September 7-11, 2022 with the support of Yalova University. We will be pleased to see your studies in our conference.


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 and English.


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

Proceeding Books

Support Organizations




Early registration fee is valid until June 1, 2022.

The deadline for the payment of participation fee is September 1, 2022 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, 2022 After June 1, 2022
From Turkey 1000 TL 1200 TL
Other Countries 175 Euro (or 200 Dollar)  225 Euro (or 250 Dollar)
Virtual Presentation (Online)  750 TL 950 TL
Listener (for Face-to-Face Presentations) 300 TL 500 TL
Listener (for Virtual Presentations) Free Free



Bank Account Information

  • Euro Account
  • Account Name: Zübeyde Gök
  • IBAN: TR32 0006 4000 0022 1110 1745 64
  • Swift Code: ISBKTRIS


  • Dollar Account
  • Account Name: Zübeyde Gök
  • IBAN: TR51 0006 4000 0022 1110 2013 82
  • Swift Code: ISBKTRIS


  • TL Account
  • Account Name: Zübeyde Gök
  • IBAN: TR03 0006 4000 0012 1110 2491 02
  • Swift Code: ISBKTRIS


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


Abstract Submission Deadline:

June 1, 2022  August 1, 2022

Early Registration Deadline:
June 1, 2022

Registration Deadline:
September 1, 2022

Acceptance Letter Submission Deadline:
June 1, 2022

Conference Date:
7-11 September, 2022



Honorable Committee    
Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Çiçek   Rector of Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Bahçekapılı   Rector of Yalova University
Prof. Dr. A. Ercan Gegez   Rector of Istanbul Arel University
Conference Chair    
Prof. Dr. Murat Gök   Yalova University
Organizing Board  
Assist. Prof. Dr. İrfan Kösesoy Kocaeli University, Turkey
Emre Sadıkoğlu Yalova University, Turkey
Emine Cengiz Yalova University, Turkey
Hasibe Candan 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. Abdülkadir Tepecik   Yalova 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. 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
Assist. Prof. Dr. Faruk Bulut   Istanbul Arel University, Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Süleyman Uzun   Sakarya University of Applied Sciences, Turkey
Assist. 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

Dear participant,

The Conference Organizing Committee invites you to submit papers for ICONSEC'22. Submissions should be sent in Word (* .DOCx) format over EasyChair system. To submit your report, you must create an account (username and password) in the EasyChair system by clicking the link below.


Participants who upload in .PDF format must send the .DOCx format (iconsec@yalova.edu.tr) via e-mail.

EasyChair (Click here, please..)


Conference languages is Turkish and English.

Types of papers that can be sent to our conference:

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

Papers sent to ICONSEC'22 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. 






* If your study is full text, you need to send an e-mail to iconsec@yalova.edu.tr for printing Word (.docx) Proceeding book.

** Presentation time will be 10 minutes, with screen sharing via Microsoft Teams.

*** Click to use the conference program.



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 49

Murat GÖK

Yalova University

Tel: +90 226 815 53 30

+90 226 815 53 31