Issue No.03 - May/June (2008 vol.6)
Chris Masone , Dartmouth College
Sergey Bratus , Dartmouth College
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2008.79
The current epidemic of poor trust decisions by users online is largely due to flaws in GUIs that train the users away from using real-world security intuitions. The authors propose a principle for GUI designers that will help them avoid such design mistakes.
security, usability, GUI design, Secure Systems
Chris Masone, Sergey Bratus, "Why Do Street-Smart People Do Stupid Things Online?", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.6, no. 3, pp. 71-74, May/June 2008, doi:10.1109/MSP.2008.79