The Security and Privacy group in the School of Informatics represents a broad group of researchers ranging from cryptography and formal verification to human factors and social aspects. The group's interdisciplinary work pools expertise from many people from both within Informatics and from other departments in the University as well as industry and external collaborators.

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Items in this Collection

  • Collected cookie dialogs and dark patterns 

    Kirkman, Daniel; Vaniea, Kami
    Dataset of collected cookie dialogs, cookies, and dark patterns. Includes screenshots of the identified dialogs as well as automatically extracted text and the CSS selector used to locate the dialog. Similarly a list of ...
  • Cookie Synchronization HTTP Requests 

    Struzinski, Bartosz; Vaniea, Kami
    The dataset was created as part of a Masters Thesis aiming to automatically detect cookie synchronization. The dataset contains information about all the HTTP requests made when using Selenium to visit the top 2000 most ...
  • Recruiting Participants With Programming Skills: A Comparison of Four Crowdsourcing Platforms and a CS Student Mailing List 

    Tahaei, Mohammad; Vaniea, Kami
    Reliably recruiting participants who have programming skills is an ongoing challenge for empirical studies involving software development technologies, often leading to the use of crowdsourcing platforms and computer science ...
  • Deciding on Personalized Ads: Nudging Developers About User Privacy 

    Tahaei, Mohammad; Frik, Alisa; Vaniea, Kami
    Online experiment survey data associated with the below paper. The survey-based online experiment was conducted with 400 participants with experience in mobile app development. There were six conditions where the framing ...
  • Opinions on Weblinks 

    Albakry, Sara; Vaniea, Kami; Wolters, Maria
    This document provides a concrete version of the survey used in the URL reading experiment conducted in April 2017 and reported in the associated paper to appear at CHI'20 on 25 April, 2020. This documentation serves two ...
  • A Survey on Developer-Centred Security 

    Tahaei, Mohammad; Vaniea, Kami
    Our research reports a systematic literature review of 49 publications on security studies with software developer participants. These attached files are: - A BibTeX file: includes all 49 references in BibTex format. - ...