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Kids’ Online Privacy: SOUPS Conference Keynote

Last week I went to the SOUPS conference in Ottawa. As a first-time attendee,it was a good opportunity to connect with some members of the academic usable-security community. One of thehighlights was keynote speaker Valerie Steeves.Steeves, sharing findings from her Young Canadians in aWired World research, reported results of an... (Read more)

Behind-the-Scenes: Emerging Conversations from Slack

Thank you to everyone contributing to the Simply Secure Slack channel. Ifyou’re interested in joining, email slack@simplysecure.org for aninvitation. I’m especially eager to get more UX people in privacy and securityinvolved, so spread the world. Here are some highlights from our recent Slackconversations.Sharing the Rationale for UX DecisionsCheck out Gabriel... (Read more)

Closing the Participation Gap: HotPETS Presentation Summary

I really enjoyed being part of the emerging-work track, HotPETS, at the PrivacyEnhancing Technologies Symposium earlier this month. From meeting lots of greatpeople to getting face-time with the Simply Secure team, Philadelphia wasfun.Scout and I presented “Human-CenteredDesign for Secure Communication: Opportunities to Close the ParticipationGap” as part of a session... (Read more)

Lessons from Architecture School: Part 3

This is the third and final installment in the series on Lessons fromArchitecture School: Lessons for IoT Security. You can also read the first and secondinstallments, or download the presentation.Thank you to the audience at Solid Conference forgood questions and lively discussion.Homes Are More Than HousesShop houses are a type... (Read more)

Niaje! Introducing Maina

I’m Maina, and I'm excited to start out at as a Senior Fellow at SimplySecure. Prior to this fellowship, I conducted research at the Center for Advanced Security Research Darmstadt,and the Technische UniversitätDarmstadt. Using both quantitative and qualitative research methods, Ifocused on the usability of verification in Helios, an end-to-end... (Read more)