Chapter 48. Human Factors and Information Security

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. Chair, Professor, and Head of the Department2,3
  1. E. Eugene Schultz

Published Online: 28 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470048204.ch48

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Schultz, E. E. (2006) Human Factors and Information Security, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470048204.ch48

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. High Tower Software, Aliso Viejo, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471449171

Online ISBN: 9780470048207

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Keywords:

  • information security and usability design;
  • usability flaws;
  • file access control

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Introduction

  • Security Breaches

  • Taxonomy of Information Security Tasks

  • Flaws in Usability Design

  • Implications

  • Solutions

  • References