Us­able Se­cur­ity and Pri­vacy

Course, Master, Every Summer, L.079.05804

Students will gain practical, research-oriented knowledge about usable security and privacy:

  1. from the technical side, by programming an application for usable security
  2. from the human behavior research side, through the design and pretest of a user study

Participants of this course will 

  • gain an appreciation for the importance of usable security and privacy
  • learn about the history of the field and main research areas and challenges
  • be able to apply methodologies to conduct user research in security and privacy