A conversation on the psychology of cybersecurity success and failure

Featuring Dennis Galletta and Greg Moody Thematiks: On Research presents brief conversations with the authors of the most-viewed posts featured in the newsletter. In this episode, I speak with Dennis Galletta, Ph.D. (Professor of Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh) and Greg Moody, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, Lee Business School, University of Nevada Las Vegas) about their…

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Fear, power, and passwords: the psychology of cybersecurity success and failure

New research uses human reactions to healthcare threats to better understand why employees do, and don’t, comply with cybersecurity policies This morning’s many headlines include Microsoft’s disclosure of yet another massive security breach of government agencies brought about primarily through phishing techniques. In this model, of course, fake emails are typically sent to a company’s…

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