45. Human Factors and Information Security

  1. Gavriel Salvendy2,3
  1. E. Eugene Schultz

Published Online: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch45

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Schultz, E. E. (2012) Human Factors and Information Security, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch45

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University, Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. Chief Technology Officer, Emagined Security, San Carlos, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470528389

Online ISBN: 9781118131350

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Keywords:

  • human factors and information security;
  • security breaches;
  • flaws in usability design;
  • encrypting messages, sent over network;
  • intrusion detection monitoring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Introduction

  • Security Breaches

  • Taxonomy of Information Security Tasks

  • Flaws in Usability Design

  • Implications

  • Solutions

  • References