Zoom conference link: Click here (Email cucybersafety@gmail.com for password)

The theme of cybersafety is an important emerging research topic on the Internet that manifests itself daily as users navigate the Web and networked applications. After four successful workshops on cybersafety, the main goal of this fifth edition of this workshop on cybersafety is to build and grow the cybersafety research community by bringing together the leading researchers and practitioners from academia, industry and research labs working in the general area of cybersafety to discuss the unique challenges in addressing various cybersafety issues and to share experiences, solutions, tools, and techniques. The focus is on the detection, prevention and mitigation of various cybersafety issues, as well as education and promoting safe practices.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Bots, cyborgs, and automated accounts
  • Fraudulent and inflated engagement
  • Fake reviewers and reviews
  • Scams and deception
  • Hate speech
  • Harassment and cyberthreats
  • Cyberbullying
  • Flashers
  • Misbehavior and its relation to misinformation
  • Misbehavior spread
  • Adversarial analysis
  • Empirical impacts of online misbehavior
  • Enforcement and usable security measures
  • Characterization and case studies
  • Detection methods