Publications

The invention provides a method and system for dynamically generating a hint to recall a password for a user account of a user. The method for dynamically generating the hint to recall the password for the user account of the user includes the steps...
The present disclosure generally relates to information security and, more particularly, to systems and methods implementing color image ray transform (IRT) for detecting phishing web pages. A focus is comparing the features of a questionable...
The invention provides a method and system for managing a gamified trustee based social authentication to recover an account of a user. The method for managing the gamified trustee based social authentication to recover the account of the user...
Textual passwords remain the most commonly employed user authentication mechanism, and potentially will continue to be so for years to come. Despite the well-known security and usability issues concerning textual passwords, none of the numerous...
The diversity of human perceptions of entertainment coupled with the continuous emergence of new modes of entertainment have raised a challenge in offering the entertainment environment that is properly aligned with the public interest....
The proliferation of malicious content on the web and the rapidly growing demand for defending web-based systems motivated quality assurance practitioners to use cost-effective web penetration testing tools. Although the performance of leading...
Protecting smartphones against security threats is a multidimensional problem involving human and technological factors. This study investigates how smartphone users’ security- and privacy-related decisions are influenced by their attitudes,...
Convenience and the ability to perform advanced transactions encourage banks clients to use e-banking systems. As security and usability are two growing concerns for e-banking users, banks have invested heavily in improving their web portals...
The ever-increasing volumes of social knowledge shared in OSNs, the establishment of trustworthy social relationships over these platforms, and the emergence of technologies that allow friendship networks to be inferred from data exchanged in...
The growing popularity of gamification in the global environment increases the importance of balancing factors that affect user engagement, satisfaction and acceptability in different cultures. While the main motivation behind gamifying software...
The successful management of software projects requires taking human and managerial factors into consideration. Agile software project management methodologies have made their way into the mainstream culture of software development and have gotten...
Context: Software engineering (SE) has a multidisciplinary and dynamic nature that makes it challenging to design its educational material. Guide to the software engineering body of knowledge (SWEBOK) which has evolved to become ISO/IEC 19759...
The creative expansion of user interface design and software development in the global market is a challenge for designers, businesses and users. While there is the Internet and interactive systems for project management, it is crucial to understand...
Human factors contribute significantly to the information visualization design considerations and usability evaluation process, and have been shown to play an important role in the design, development and quality assurance of bioinformatics tools....
Hypertext systems went through several stages of development and dedicated research efforts. Currently, the World Wide Web is the backbone which links massive amount of hypertext and hypermedia documents published by communities and individuals...
Usability engineering and usability testing are concepts that continue to evolve. Interesting research studies and new ideas come up every now and then. This paper tests the hypothesis of using an EDA-based physiological measurements as a usability...
Smart Closet is a web-based recommendation system where users can register and create their own virtual closet .In the Smart Closet system; users can add items, search, and find matches for items from the personal collection of clothing within the...
Locating missing items is a challenging problem that people face frequently. This paper proposes a system that attempts to solve this problem by taking the advantage of the interactions among people in online social media. Locate it! Is an online...
Due to the increasing demand for software in managing software development projects, the need of Arabic project management tools to be used by Arabic native speakers is emerging. Moreover, since there is hundreds of effective English project...