Issue No.03 - May/June (2008 vol.12)
Elizabeth Churchill , Yahoo! Research
Les Nelson , Palo Alto Research Center
Diana K. Smetters , Palo Alto Research Center
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2008.67
Usability is a growing concern in designing systems and applications that operate securely. Most usability work has focused on improving user interfaces, but security is systemic, and negotiating, instituting, and maintaining real-world security procedures and practices is an organizational and social activity.
security, useful security, usability, secure user interfaces, social computing
Elizabeth Churchill, Les Nelson, Diana K. Smetters, "Useful Computer Security", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.12, no. 3, pp. 10-12, May/June 2008, doi:10.1109/MIC.2008.67