Review and insight on the behavioral aspects of cybersecurity

6Citations
Citations of this article
114Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.

This artice is free to access.

Abstract

Stories of cyber attacks are becoming a routine in which cyber attackers show new levels of intention by sophisticated attacks on networks. Unfortunately, cybercriminals have figured out profitable business models and they take advantage of the online anonymity. A serious situation that needs to improve for networks’ defenders. Therefore, a paradigm shift is essential to the effectiveness of current techniques and practices. Since the majority of cyber incidents are human enabled, this shift requires expanding research to underexplored areas such as behavioral aspects of cybersecurity. It is more vital to focus on social and behavioral issues to improve the current situation. This paper is an effort to provide a review of relevant theories and principles, and gives insights including an interdisciplinary framework that combines behavioral cybersecurity, human factors, and modeling and simulation.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Maalem Lahcen, R. A., Caulkins, B., Mohapatra, R., & Kumar, M. (2020, December 1). Review and insight on the behavioral aspects of cybersecurity. Cybersecurity. Springer Science and Business Media B.V. https://doi.org/10.1186/s42400-020-00050-w

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free