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Advances in Human Factors in Cybersecurity

AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors in Cybersecurity, July 16–20, 2020, USA

  • Bridges between the technical and behavioral elements of cybersecurity strategies

  • Reports on theoretical findings relating to the social, economic, and behavioral aspects of cyberspace

  • Describes training methods and personnel management strategies

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Table of contents (18 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x
  2. Cognitive Factors, Personality and Decisions Making

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Cyberbullying Perceptions and Experiences in Diverse Youth

      • April Edwards, Lynne Edwards, Alec Martin
      Pages 9-16
    3. Ethics, Economics, and Ransomware: How Human Decisions Grow the Threat

      • John Christian Bambenek, Masooda Bashir
      Pages 17-22
    4. The Impact of Fake News on the African-American Community

      • Wayne Patterson, Augustine Orgah, Suryadip Chakraborty, Cynthia E. Winston-Proctor
      Pages 30-37
  3. Cybersecurity Tools and Analytics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 39-39
    2. Detecting Identity Deception in Online Context: A Practical Approach Based on Keystroke Dynamics

      • Matteo Cardaioli, Merylin Monaro, Giuseppe Sartori, Mauro Conti
      Pages 41-48
    3. Generation of User Profiles in UNIX Scripts Applying Evolutionary Neural Networks

      • Jairo Hidalgo, Cesar Guevara, Marco Yandún
      Pages 56-63
    4. Use Mouse Ballistic Movement for User Authentication Based on Hilbert-Huang Transform

      • YiGong Zhang, ShiQuan Xiong, JiaJia Li, ShuPing Yi
      Pages 64-71
  4. Awareness, Training and Education

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 73-73
    2. Addressing Human Factors in the Design of Cyber Hygiene Self-assessment Tools

      • Jacob Esparza, Nicholas Caporusso, Angela Walters
      Pages 88-94
  5. Social, Economical and Behavioral Aspects of Cybersecurity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111
    2. Economic Prospect Theory Applied to Cybersecurity

      • Wayne Patterson, Marton Gergely
      Pages 113-121

Other Volumes

  1. Advances in Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Neuroergonomics and Cognitive Engineering, and Industrial Cognitive Ergonomics and Engineering Psychology, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  2. Advances in Industrial Design

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Design for Inclusion, Affective and Pleasurable Design, Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design, Kansei Engineering, and Human Factors for Apparel and Textile Engineering, July 16–20, 2020, USA
  3. Advances in Ergonomics in Design

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Ergonomics in Design, July 16–20, 2020, USA
  4. Advances in Safety Management and Human Performance

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Safety Management and Human Factors, and Human Error, Reliability, Resilience, and Performance, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  5. Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  6. Advances in Simulation and Digital Human Modeling

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Human Factors and Simulation, and Digital Human Modeling and Applied Optimization, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  7. Advances in Human Factors and Systems Interaction

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors and Systems Interaction, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  8. Advances in the Human Side of Service Engineering

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on The Human Side of Service Engineering, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  9. Advances in Human Factors, Business Management and Leadership

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Human Factors, Business Management and Society, and Human Factors in Management and Leadership, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  10. Advances in Human Factors in Robots, Drones and Unmanned Systems

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors in Robots, Drones and Unmanned Systems, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  11. Advances in Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors in Training, Education, and Learning Sciences, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  12. Advances in Human Aspects of Transportation

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Aspects of Transportation, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  13. Advances in Artificial Intelligence, Software and Systems Engineering

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Software and Systems Engineering, and Artificial Intelligence and Social Computing, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  14. Advances in Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors in Architecture, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure, 16-20 July, 2020, USA
  15. Advances in Physical, Social & Occupational Ergonomics

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Physical Ergonomics and Human Factors, Social & Occupational Ergonomics and Cross-Cultural Decision Making, July 16–20, 2020, USA
  16. Advances in Manufacturing, Production Management and Process Control

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Human Aspects of Advanced Manufacturing, Advanced Production Management and Process Control, and Additive Manufacturing, Modeling Systems and 3D Prototyping, July 16–20, 2020, USA
  17. Advances in Usability, User Experience, Wearable and Assistive Technology

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Usability and User Experience, Human Factors and Assistive Technology, Human Factors and Wearable Technologies, and Virtual Environments and Game Design, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  18. Advances in Creativity, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Communication of Design

    Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conferences on Creativity, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, and Human Factors in Communication of Design, July 16-20, 2020, USA
  19. Advances in Human Factors in Cybersecurity

    AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors in Cybersecurity, July 16–20, 2020, USA

About this book

This book reports on the latest research and developments in the field of human factors in cybersecurity. It analyzes how the human vulnerabilities can be exploited by cybercriminals and proposes methods and tools to increase cybersecurity awareness. The chapters cover the social, economic and behavioral aspects of the cyberspace, providing a comprehensive perspective to manage cybersecurity risks.

By gathering the proceedings of the AHFE Virtual Conference on Human Factors Cybersecurity, held on July 16–20, 2020, this book offers a timely perspective of key psychological and organizational factors influencing cybersecurity, reporting on technical tools, training methods and personnel management strategies that should enable achieving a holistic cyber protection for both individuals and organizations. By combining concepts and methods of engineering, education, computer science and psychology, it offers an inspiring guide for researchers and professionals, as well as decision-makers, working at the interfaces of those fields.       

Keywords

  • Cybersecurity risk
  • Situational awareness
  • Cybersecurity education at school
  • Cybersecurity training in organizations
  • Preventing phishing attacks
  • Cyber Hygiene
  • Digital awareness
  • Human-centric cyberspace
  • Corporate data protection
  • Corporate reputation
  • User authentication systems
  • Security habits
  • Authenticity of the news
  • Trust in social media
  • AHFE 2020 Proceedings

Editors and Affiliations

  • Themis Research Center, Rome, Italy

    Isabella Corradini

  • Dip. Matematica, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

    Enrico Nardelli

  • Institute for Advanced Systems Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, USA

    Tareq Ahram

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-030-52581-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)