Issue No. 03 - May/June (2008 vol. 6)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2008.79
Chris Masone , Dartmouth College
Sean W. Smith , Dartmouth College
Sergey Bratus , Dartmouth College
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, Sean W. Smith, Sergey Bratus, "Why Do Street-Smart People Do Stupid Things Online?", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 6, no. , pp. 71-74, May/June 2008, doi:10.1109/MSP.2008.79