I am Kholoud Althobaiti (Pronounced as Kolood). I am interested in usable security research, handling security issues by putting the humans in the picture.
Currently, I am a PhD student at the school of informatics at the University of Edinburgh. My PhD project is about supporting users’ decision on URLs’ safety, phishing related issue. I am currently a teaching assistants on study leave at the Taif University in Saudi Arabia. I got both my BSc and MSc degrees in computer since with the focus in my MSc degree on cyber security and privacy.
- Althobaiti, K., Rummani, G and Vaniea, K., A Review of Human- and Computer-Facing URL Phishing Feature. In In European Workshop on Usable Security (EuroUSEC), 2019.
- Althobaiti, K., Vaniea, K. and Zheng, S., Faheem: Explaining URLs to people using a Slack bot. In Symposium on Digital Behaviour Intervention for Cyber Security (AISB)(april 2018).
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