Steven Furnell

Steven Furnell is a professor of information security and leads the Centre for Security, Communications & Network Research at the University of Plymouth. He is also an Adjunct Professor with Edith Cowan University in Western Australia and an Honorary Professor with Nelson Mandela University in South Africa. His research interests include usability of security and privacy, security management and culture, and technologies for user authentication and intrusion detection. He has authored over 320 papers in refereed international journals and conference proceedings, as well as books including Cybercrime: Vandalizing the Information Society and Computer Insecurity: Risking the System. Prof. Furnell is the current Chair of Technical Committee 11 (security and privacy) within the International Federation for Information Processing, and a member of related working groups on security management, security education, and human aspects of security. He is also a board member of the Chartered Institute of Information Security and chairs the academic partnership committee and southwest branch.

Publications

Cybersecurity Education for Awareness and Compliance
Ismini Vasileiou, Steven Furnell. © 2019. 306 pages.
Understanding cybersecurity principles and practices is vital to all users of IT systems and services, and is particularly relevant in an organizational setting where the lack of...
Preventative Actions for Enhancing Online Protection and Privacy
Steven Furnell, Rossouw von Solms, Andy Phippen. © 2012. 11 pages.
Many citizens rely upon online services, and it is certain that this reliance will increase in the future. However, they frequently lack a solid appreciation of the related...
Preventative Actions for Enhancing Online Protection and Privacy
Steven Furnell, Rossouw von Solms, Andy Phippen. © 2012. 11 pages.
Many citizens rely upon online services, and it is certain that this reliance will increase in the future. However, they frequently lack a solid appreciation of the related...
Preventative Actions for Enhancing Online Protection and Privacy
Steven Furnell, Rossouw von Solms, Andy Phippen. © 2011. 11 pages.
Many citizens rely upon online services, and it is certain that this reliance will increase in the future. However, they frequently lack a solid appreciation of the related...
E-Commerce Security
Steven Furnell. © 2006. 19 pages.
This chapter considers the requirements for security in business-to-consumer e-commerce systems. Experience to date has revealed that these services are potentially vulnerable to...