Tag Archives: Privacy

Best Paper Award

Our paper “Towards Improving Browser Extension Permission Management and User Awareness” was awarded the best paper award in the 7th IEEE International Workshop on Trusted Collaboration (TrustCol 2012). [PDF]

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Published Journal Paper: Access control for online social network third party applications

Mohamed Shehab, Anna Squicciarini, Gail-Joon Ahn, Irini Kokkinou, Access control for online social networks third party applications, Computers & Security, Available online 17 August 2012, ISSN 0167-4048, 10.1016/j.cose.2012.07.008. [PDF]

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Published Journal Paper: Enabling Cross-Site Interactions in Social Networks

Mohamed Shehab, Moo Nam Ko, Hakim Touati, Enabling Cross-Site Interactions in Social Networks, Social Network Analysis and Mining (SNAM), Springer Wien, 2012. [SNAM 2012]

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Spotlight: Humans + Computers = Innovation

Feature article on the university website discussing Dr. Shehab’s research related to app security.

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Article at Q4 2011, UNC Charlotte Magazine

Article at Q4 2011, UNC Charlotte Magazine.  The article is titled “There’s an App for That”. Read the full article at [link]

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Honorable Mention in Niner Nation Family Magazine (Winter 2011)

Honorable Mention in Niner Nation Family Magazine (Winter 2011).   The article highlighted the Google Research Award granted to our team.  Read the whole article [NNF-Winter2011-PDF]

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NPR Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins

Mobile Applications Development and Mobile Application Security on NPR Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins.

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Policy Manager User Study

Policy Manager user study is now active, please visit the PolicyMngr Facebook page to take the survey.  This research project is approved by the UNCC IRB (User Centric Policy Management, Protocol# 11-08-01).

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Google Research Award

I received a Google research award for my proposal “Third Party Application Policy Management in Social Networks”. UNCC CCI news announcement link.

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Security Summer Camp at JCSU

Presented at the Security Summer Camp at Johnson C. Smith University, College of Computer Science and Engineering.  Presentation Title “User Centric Privacy for Social Networks”, Friday 6/3/2011 at 9AM.

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