BUCSR research helping charities achieving sustainable privacy by design

In November 2017, we were awarded funding through RKEO’s Charity Impact Acceleration fund to work help a local charity — StreetScene — prepare them for...

BUCSR co-organises ESPRE 2018

Researchers from BUCSR are co-organising the 5th International Workshop on Evolving Security & Privacy Requirements Engineering (ESPRE 2018). ESPRE is co-located with the 26th IEEE...

BUCSR helping charities prepare for GDPR

Most companies around Europe are preparing for the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which will enforce all EU citizens’ right to privacy.  Unfortunately,...

Innovate UK funding for commercialising CAIRIS

  Shamal Faily has recently been awarded funding through Innovate UK’s Cybersecurity Academic Startup Programme to develop value propositions around a commercial derivative of the...

Risk-based Decision Making collaboration with NAIST

Andrew M’manga has been invited to give a guest talk on risk based decision making by the Nara Institution of Science and Technology (NAIST)...

The Psychology of Cyber Security workshop

There is an increasing recognition of the importance of understanding the human elements of cyber security. This relates to all of the actors within...

Invited talk at DEF CON 25

Helen Thackray presented a talk called “Hackers gonna hack: But do they know why?” in the Social Engineering Village at DEF CON 25 in July....

Best paper award at IEEE ICI 2017

Neetesh Saxena received the best paper award by the IEEE ComSoc Young Professional and WICE Committee for his paper “Secure and Privacy-Preserving Concentration of...

New Book: Psychological and Behavioural Examinations in Cyber Security

Dr John McAlaney has been invited by IGI Global to co-edit a book entitled Psychological and Behavioural Examinations in Cyber Security, along with co-editors...

Paid BUCSR internship opportunity for BU students

We’re currently looking for a student to assist in the front end development and testing of our CAIRIS tool. Full details of this opportunity can...

Demo of TapCHA

Nan Jiang has just released a demo of TAPCHA.  TAPCHA builds on previous work in gesture-based CAPTCHA.  TAPCHA features a new scheme that is...

BUCSR co-organises ESPRE 2017

Researchers from BUCSR are co-organising the 4th International Workshop on Evolving Security & Privacy Requirements Engineering (ESPRE 2017). ESPRE is co-located with the 25th IEEE...

Best paper award at AIIP

Work supported BUCSR researchers examining the human aspects of Digital Rights Management has won the best paper award at the Fourth International Workshop on Artificial...

BUCSR co-organises ESPRE 2016

Researchers from BUCSR are co-organising the 3rd International Workshop on Evolving Security & Privacy Requirements Engineering (ESPRE 2016). ESPRE is co-located with the 24th...

BUCSR helps organise ESPRE

For the third year running, BU researchers will be co-organising the Evolving Security & Privacy Requirements Engineering workshop (ESPRE).  ESPRE 2016 will be co-located with...