Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://research.shadowraider.com/jspui/handle/1471/16
Title: Does Encryption Actually Engender Trust?
Authors: Gray, Cameron C.
Mansoor, Sa'ad P.
Keywords: encryption
trust
HCI
attitudes
analysis
Issue Date: 23-Mar-2015
Abstract: In the modern Internet age, developers and administrators include encryption in their services as a matter of course. It is frequently described as the crucial enabling technology for many applications. Does encryption actually inspire trust from the users? This paper examines the link between trust and encryption by soliciting opinions from 79 users including highly knowledgeable professionals as well as novices. Contrary to intuition, the main finding here is that encryption alone does not necessarily improve the amount of trust placed in secured services.
URI: https://research.shadowraider.com/jspui/handle/1471/16
Appears in Collections:Submitted Papers

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Does_Encryption_Engender_Trust.pdfPaper Pre-print498.33 kBAdobe PDFView/Open


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.