Research Library

The world’s first globally accessible archive of research into the human aspect of cyber security and behavioural science as applied to cyber security awareness and online behavioural change.

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Botching human factors in cyber security in business organizations

Human factors remained unexplored and underappreciated in information security. The mounting cyber-attacks, data breaches, and ransomware attacks are a result of human-enabled errors. Research indicates that existing information security plans do not account for human...

First steps toward measuring the readability of security advice

Security advice is one key way that consumers learn security behaviors. However, prior work has shown that this advice may not always be helpful and may be less accessible to those with lower internet skill or less education. As a first step toward improving the...