Computer Security Conference Ranking and Statistic

Guofei Gu


Ranking

Note:

Tier 1
S&P (Oakland)
IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
CCS ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security
Security USENIX Security Symposium
NDSS ISOC Network and Distributed System Security Symposium
-- Crypto conferences below --
Crypto  International Cryptology Conference
Eurocrypt European Cryptology Conference
Tier 2 ESORICS  European Symposium on Research in Computer Security
RAID International Symposium on Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection
ACSAC Annual Computer Security Applications Conference
DSN The International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks
IMC Internet Measurement Conference
ASIACCS ACM Symposium on Information, Computer and Communications Security
PETS Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium
EuroS&P IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy
CSF (CSFW) IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium.
Supersedes CSFW (Computer Security Foundations Workshop)
-- Crypto conferences below --
Asiacrypt International Conference on the Theory and Application of Cryptology and Information Security
TCC Theory of Cryptography Conference
CHES Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems
Tier 3 SecureComm  Internation Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks
CNS
IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security
DIMVA GI SIG SIDAR Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware and Vulnerability Assessment
ACNS International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security
SAC ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
ACISP Australasia Conference on Information Security and Privacy
ICICS International Conference on Information and Communications Security
ISC Information Security Conference
ICISC International Conference on Information Security and Cryptology
SACMAT ACM Symposium on Access Control Models and Technologies
IFIP SEC IFIP International Information Security Conference
WiSec
(WiSe, SASN)
ACM Conference on Wireless Network Security
Supersedes WiSe (ACM Workshop on Wireless Security) and SASN (ACM Workshop on Security of Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks)
SOUPS Symposium On Usable Privacy and Security
IFIP WG 11.9 IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics
DFRWS Digital Forensic Research Conference
CODASPY
ACM Conference on Data and Application Security and Privacy
MALCON
International Conference on Malicious and Unwanted Software
-- Crypto conferences below --
FSE Conference on Fast Software Encryption (FSE)
PKC International Conference on Practice and Theory in Public Key Cryptography
FC International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security
CT-RSA RSA Conference, Cryptographers' Track
HOST IEEE International Symposium on Hardware Oriented Security and Trust
-- Workshops below --
HotSec USENIX Summit on Hot Topics in Security
NSPW New Security Paradigms Workshop
IH&MMSec Workshop on Information Hiding and Multimedia Security
IWIA IEEE International Information Assurance Workshop
Others (Obsolete, or not ranked) SecDev
IEEE Secure Development Conference
ISPEC Information Security Practice and Experience Conference
ICITS International Conference on Information Theoretic Security


Acceptance Ratio Statistic

Note:


 Year Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 Year
IEEE S&P ACM CCS USENIX Security NDSS CSF/CSFW ESORICS RAID ACSAC ASIACCS IMC SecureComm DIMVA ACNS SOUPS DFRWS
2019
12%(84/679)


17%(89/52)1
19.4%(67/344)

22.6%(60/266)







2019
2018
11.5%(63/549)
16.6%(134/809)
19.1%(100/524)
21.5%(71/331)


22.8%(33/145)
20%(60/299)





21%(28/132)

2018
2017
13%(60/457)
17.9%(151/843)
16.3%(85/522)
16%(68/423)
34%(32/94)
16%(54/338)
20%(21/105)
19.7%(48/244)

23.4%(42/179)


22.8%(34/149)
27%(26/98)

2017
2016
13.3%(55/413)
16.5%(137/831)
15.6(72/463)
15.4%(60/389)
35.6%(31/87)
21%(60/285)
25%(21/84)
22.8%(48/210)
19%(35/183) 25%(46/184)

31.8%(21/66)
19%(35/183)
28%(22/79)

2016
2015
13.5%(55/407)
19.8%(128/646)
15.7%(67/426)
16.9%(51/302)
34%(35/102)
20%(59/293)
23.5%(28/119)
24.4%(47/193)
17.8%(48/269, regular), 23%(62/269) 26%(44/169)
28%(30/108)
22.7%(17/75)
21% (33/157)
24%(22/93)
34.8%(16/46)
2015
2014
13%(44/334)
19.5%(114/585) 19%(67/350)
18.6%(55/295)
35%(29/83)
24.8%(58/234)
19.4%(22/113)
19.9%(47/236)
19.6%(50/255) 22.4%(43/192)
27.6%(27/98)
23.3%(14/60)
22.5%(33/147)
26%(21/80)
28.8%(15/52)
2014
2013 12%(38/315)
19.8%(105/530) 15.9%(44/277)
18.8%(47/250) 26%(19/73)
17.8%(43/242)
23.1%(22/95)
20%(34/171)
16%(35/216,regular)
28%(61/216)
23.6%(42/178) 37%(26/70)
31.6%(12/38)
23.3%(35/150)
29.4%(15/51)
26.5%(13/49)
2013
2012 13%(40/307) 18.9%(80/423) 19.4%(43/222) 18%(46/258) 24.8%(25/101)
20.2%(50/248)
21%(18/84)
19%(44/231) 22%(35/159,regular)
30.8%(49/159)
24.6%(45/183) 28.8%(21/73) 31%(14/45) 17.2%(33/192)
21%(14/67)
29.8%(14/47) 2012
2011 11%(34/306) 14%(60/429) 17%(35/204) 20%(28/139) 26%(21/81) 23.2%(36/155) 23%(20/87) 20%(39/195) 16%(35/217,regular)
27.6%(60/217)
19%(42/220) 35.8%(23+11/95) 31.7%(13/41) 18%(31/172) 33%(15/45) 22.5%(14/62) 2011
2010 11.6% (31/267) 17.2%(55/320) 14.9%(30/202) 15.4%(24/156) 28%(23/81) 20.8%(42/201) 23%(24/104)  17%(39/227) 15% (25/166) 22%(47/211, both short and full) 25%(28/112) 34%(12/35)  18%(32/178) 24.6%(16/65) 41%(16/39) 2010
2009 10% (26/253) 18.4%(58/315) 14.7%(26/176) 11.7% (20/171) 23.6%(22/93)  19.1%(42/220) 28.8%(17/59) 19.6%(44/224) 22.4% (33/147, regular)
27% (40/147)
22.4%(41/183, both short and full) 25.3%(19/75,full paper)
34.7%(26/75)   
29.5%(13/44) 21% (32/150) 30.6%(15/49) 37.5%(15/40) 2009
2008 11.2% (28/249) 18%(51/281)  15.9% (27/170) 17.8% (21/118)  18%(21/115) 22%(37/168) 25%(20/80) 24%(42/173) 17.6% (32/182,regular)
22.5% (41/182)
17.3%(32/185,both short and full)  21%(26/124)  33%(14/42) 22.9%(30/131) 30%(13/43) 39.5%(17/43) 2008
2007 8% (20/246,full paper)
12% (29/246)
18% (55/303) 12.3% (23/187) 14.4% (18/125)  25%(25/101) 23.8%(39/164) 18% (18/100) 22%(42/191) 18.3% (33/180,regular)
29.4% (53/180, including short paper)
24.4%(21/86, full paper) 26%(31/119) 24.6%(14/57) 12% (31/260) 29%(12/41) 47.2%(17/36) 2007
2006 9.2% (23/251, full paper)
12.7% (32/251)
14.8%(38/256)
12.3% (22/179)
13.4% (17/127)  24.5%(25/102) 20%(32/160) 17% (16/93) 30%(40/134) 17.7% (33/186) Start from 2006 21% (19/92, full paper track) 25.4%(32/126) 26.8%(11/41) 15.1% (33/218) 36%(14/39) 44.4%(16/36) 2006
2005 8.9% (17/192) 15.2% (38/250) 14.8% (22/149) 12.9% (16/124) 20.8% (20/96) 17.0% (27/159) 20.5% (17/83) 22.8% (45/197)
27% (22/82, full paper) 22.2% (32/144, full paper)
36.1% (52/144)
Start from 2005
27%(14/51) 22.2% (35/158) 26%(10/39)   2005
2004 10.2% (19/186) 13.9% (35/251) 12.0% (22/184) 16.3% (16/98) ? (20/?) 17.0% (27/159) 13.5% (16/118) 26.1% (35/134)
19% (19/98,full paper)   34%(14/41)
Start from 2004
12.1% (36/297)     2004
2003 14.5% (19/131) 13.8% (35/253)
16.4% (21/128)
20.5% (17/83) ? (17/?) 16.7% (19/114) 29.5% (13/44) 30%(60/119)

26% (19/73, full paper)     16.8% (32/191)
Start from 2003
    2003
2002 22.1% (21/95) 17.6% (27/153) 16.9% (22/130) 19.0% (15/79) 27.4% (23/84) 19.3% (16/83) 25.0% (16/64) 32.3%(33/102) 
24% (15/62, full paper)           2002
2001 17.8% (19/107) 17.6% (27/153) 28.9% (24/83) 24.2% (16/66) 38.9% (21/54) not held 21.8% (12/55) 31.9%(38/119)

26% (14/53), Start from 2001           2001
2000 13.1% (18/137) 21.2% (28/132)   29.4% (15/51) 45.8% (22/48) 25.3% (19/75) 53.8% (14/26) 42%(42/100)
            2000
1999 24.6% (15/61) 19.3% (16/83)     40.4% (19/47) not held ? (32/?)  
            1999
1998 16.4% (19/116) 20.0% (17/85)   33.3% (15/45)   40.4% (23/57) 67.3% (35/52)
Start from 1998
 
            1998
1997 18.2% (20/110) 26.6% (17/64) not held     not held  

 
 
    1997
1996 29.9% (20/67) 32.2% (19/59)       36.2% (21/58)  

 
 
    1996
1995 27.8% (20/72) not held  
  not held  

 
 
    1995
1994 29.2% (19/65) 44.3% (31/70) not held Start from 1994?
36.6% (26/71)


 
 
    1994
1993 24.3% (17/70) 45.0% (27/60)
Start from 1993
   
not held


     
    1993
1992 23.6% (21/89)  


? (24/?)


 
 
    1992
1991 30.4% (28/92)



not held


 
 
    1991
1990 ?(34/?)
Start from 1990?

? (?/?)
Start from 1990



 
 
    1990
1989 ?(30/?)
 

 


 
 
    1989
1988 ?(26/?)


Start from 1988



 
 
    1988
1987 ?(26/?)


 



 
 
    1987
1986 27.5% (25/91)







 
 
    1986
1985 39.7% (25/63)





Start from 1985
 
 
    1985
1984 64.1% (25/39)
 





 
 
    1984
1983 67.6% (23/34)







 
 
    1983
1982 55.9% (19/34)







 
 
    1982
1981 ?(18/?)              
            1981
1980 100% (19/19)
Start from 1980
             
            1980

  

Thanks the following people for information and suggestions/comments on the ranking and statistic: Kevin Almeroth, Marco Balduzzi, Kevin Borgolte, Billy Brumley, Kevin Butler, Juan Caballero, Yinzhi Cao, Jihyuk Choi, Nicolas Christin, Mihai Christodorescu, John Clemens, Ton van Deursen, Sven Dietrich, David Evans, Simson Garfinkel, Edy Glatz, Payas Gupta, Ragib Hasan, Thorsten Holz, Muhammad Ikram, Ashar Javed, Chang-han Jong, Paul A. Karger, Jonathan Katz, Brian Levine, Zhiqiang Lin, Martin Andreoni Lopez, Peter Mell, Weizhi (Yuxin) Meng, Abedelaziz Mohaisen, Lukasz Olejnik, Hamed Okhravi, Mert D. Pesť, Juan D. Parra Rodriguez, Christian Rossow, Kent Seamons, Monirul Sharif, Jaryn Shen, Ivo Sluganovic, Robin Sommer, Chao Yang, Vinod Yegneswaran, Zhiyuan Zheng, Jianying Zhou, Thomas Zimmermann, ... and you.