Course Info

CSEC 445: Human-Centered Cybersecurity (Formerly CNS 445)

Application of behavioral theories in cybersecurity context. Topics include economic theories of decision making, heuristics, biases, and bounded rationality, signal detection theory, mental models, social engineering, game theory, information search, and cognitive engineering. Students work on an individual project applying one of these theories to a practical cybersecurity scenario of their choice.

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 710
Class number: 10060
Meeting time: -
Location: Online: Async

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 16822
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01517 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 16823
Meeting time: -
Location: Remote