These proceedings contain the papers selected for presentation at the 13th European
Symposium on Research in Computer Security––ESORICS 2008––held October 6–8,
2008 in Torremolinos (Malaga), Spain, and hosted by the University of Malaga, Computer
ESORICS has become the European research event in computer security. The
symposium started in 1990 and has been organized on alternate years in different
European countries. From 2002 it has taken place yearly. It attracts an international
audience from both the academic and industrial communities.