The Ninth International Workshop on Security in Information Systems – WOSIS 2012 was organized in conjunction with ICEIS 2012 in Wroclaw, Poland. As in previous years, this workshop is primarily focused on high quality and innovative research papers from different fields related to the most recent developments in Security in Information Systems. In this edition, the workshop has incorporated new topics related to security in Cloud computing. Traditionally the best papers are published in a reputable journal dealing with WOSIS topics. This year, authors will have the opportunity to have their work selected for publication in an extended version in the well recognized ISI ranked Publication Journal of Computer Standards and Interfaces. We especially want to thank Professor Barbara Carminati for her outstanding support throughout the whole process in publishing the best WOSIS 2012 papers in the Journal of Computer Standards and Interfaces. Papers presenting the most recent
theoretical, and practical works in security for Information Systems were received, a total of 21 submissions. All the submissions were reviewed by at least two program committee members. Finally, 5 papers have been accepted and 8 short papers will also have the chance to be presented during the sessions due to the excellent quality of the research. We would like to thank all the authors who took the time to submit papers to WOSIS, even though they were not finally accepted. We would also to express our gratitude for the excellent work done by the Program Committee and the members of the Organisation Committee. The publication of the best papers in the prestigious journal of Computer Standards and Interfaces, along with the presence of a renowned Program Committee, will contribute to the success of this 9th edition of WOSIS.
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