Human errors in computer related abuses

Salehi Shahraki, Ahmad & Nikmaram, Mehrnaz (2013) Human errors in computer related abuses. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 47(1), pp. 93-97.

View at publisher (open access)

Abstract

The term “Human error” can simply be defined as an error which made by a human. In fact, Human error is an explanation of malfunctions, unintended consequents from operating a system. There are many factors that cause a person to have an error due to the unwanted error of human. The aim of this paper is to investigate the relationship of human error as one of the factors to computer related abuses. The paper beings by computer-relating to human errors and followed by mechanism mitigate these errors through social and technical perspectives. We present the 25 techniques of computer crime prevention, as a heuristic device that assists. A last section discussing the ways of improving the adoption of security, and conclusion.

Impact and interest:

Citation counts are sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

ID Code: 74466
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Additional URLs:
Keywords: Human Errors, computer crime, Social Perspective, Technical Perspective
ISSN: 1992 - 8645
Divisions: Past > Institutes > Information Security Institute
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Deposited On: 02 Mar 2015 23:10
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2015 05:10

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page