March 21, 2014
UAB and Stanford are the first U.S. universities chosen for Facebook-sponsored contest in which computer-security enthusiasts attack and defend from peers online.
February 27, 2014
Brain scans dispel assumptions about Internet safety, as well as show that critical-thinking skills and impulsivity are at work as users identify spam and phishing sites.
February 26, 2014
Repeating easy passwords can leave users vulnerable, but new UAB research offers increased sophistication and ease with a second security factor.
Interviews with participants in prisons and halfway houses was used to capture data on the experience of religious conversion and the ways it altered attitudes and behaviors.
Published in Faculty Excellence
January 23, 2014
January 22, 2014
The annual summit explores new and ongoing threats to cybersecurity and potential safeguards against them.
January 16, 2014
The UAB SPIES Lab research on two facets of user-centered Internet security will be presented at the Network and Distributed Systems Security Symposium.
December 03, 2013
The event, which features live talks in the spirit of the TED experience, is themed “Rediscover the Magic of Birmingham."
Published in Service to Community
November 20, 2013
How does a UAB cybersecurity expert protects his own smartphone? Here are the risks you need to know.
Published in News You Can Use