Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Cyber Security dan Forensik Digital invites scholars, researchers, and students to contribute the result of their studies and researches in the areas related to the theme of Digital Forensics and Cyber Security, but is not limited to:

  1. Cyber Security
  2. Privacy
  3. Trust
  4. Digital Forensics
  5. Hacking
  6. Cyber Warfare
  7. Kriptografi
  8. Computational approaches to digital crime preventions
  • Computer virology;
  • Crime scene imaging;
  • Criminal investigative criteria and standard of procedure on computer crime;
  • Cryptological techniques and tools for crime investigation;
  • Data carving and recovery;
  • Digital document examination;
  • Digital evidence;
  • Digital signal processing techniques for crime investigations;
  • Identity theft and biometrics;
  • Information warfare;
  • Machine learning, data mining, and information retrieval for crime prevention and forensics;
  • Malicious codes;
  • Network access control and intrusion detection;
  • Policy, standards, protocols, accreditation, certification, and ethical issues related to digital crime and forensics;
  • Practical case studies and reports, legislative developments, and limitations, law enforcement;
  • Small digital device forensics (cell phones, smartphone, PDAs, audio/video devices, cameras, flash drives, gaming devices, GPS devices, etc.);
  • Steganography and steganalysis;
  • Terrorism knowledge portals and databases;
  • Terrorism related analytical methodologies and software tools;
  • Terrorist incident chronology databases;
  • Watermarking for digital forensics.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Every manuscript submitted to CSFD. CSFD is independently reviewed by at least two reviewers in the form of "double-blind review". Decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation. In certain cases, the editor may submit an article for review to another, third reviewer before making a decision, if necessary.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...



CSFD will not tolerate any kind of plagiarism. Authors should understand well the publication ethics regarding plagiarism. To make sure that your papers are plagiarism-free, we will do at least two following step:

  1. Rapid assesment by plagarism-cheking softwares 
  2. Comprehensive assement by editors.



Publication Frequency

This journal is published two times a year.


Publication Fee

Cyber Security dan Forensik Digital does not charge APCs, submission charges, or another fee. All processes of article publication are free of charge.