Usable Security


This course focuses on how to design and build secure systems with a human-centric focus. We will look at basic principles of human-computer interaction, and apply these insights to the design of secure systems with the goal of developing security measures that respect human performance and their goals within a system.

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What is Usable Security by University of Maryland, College Park?

Usable Security is a learning resource for Information & Cyber Security. It is available in the following format(s): Online class. It is suited for College students.

What grade level is Usable Security by University of Maryland, College Park appropriate for?

It is designed for College students, but could be useful for students of other ages as well; please look at the description and images to determine suitability.

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