Cybersecurity Competitions: The Human Angle

Masooda Bashir, April Lambert, Boyi Guo, Nasir Memon, Tzipora Halevi

Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review


As a first step in a larger research program, the authors surveyed Cybersecurity Awareness Week participants. By better understanding the characteristics of those who attend such events, they hope to design competitions that will inspire students to pursue cybersecurity careers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number7310819
Pages (from-to)74-79
Number of pages6
JournalIEEE Security and Privacy
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 2015


  • Computer crime
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Engineering profession
  • Privacy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Law


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