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Pedram Hayati

Dr. Pedram Hayati is one of the founding partners at elttam security, a boutique Australian IT security firm, and specialises in applied security research, security testing and training. He has a PhD in Computer Science and over a decade experience in IT security. His research focus is on deceptive defence systems, honeypots, cloud security and spambots. He has presented at well-known conferences and his research has been featured in the international press.

Pedram is also founder of a number of initiatives including SecTalks, a monthly meetup for (in)security talks and hands-on challenges, and Smart Honeypot, an Enterprise grade honeypot intelligence solution.

Presentation Title
The trade-off between UX vs Security, it is not easy to get them both right

Good security comes with a good User eXperience (UX). However, it is not as simple as it sounds and it is challenging to get them both right. In this presentation, I have selected a number of highly debatable UX designs and analysed them in a pragmatic way. I have explained the issues from both UX and security perspective and provide some recommendations. My objective for this presentation is not to find a best solution but to explain in detail, advantage and disadvantages of different 

(Bonus: by the end of this presentation, you will be able to pick up UX security related issues by just browsing through web applications and you will be surprised to see how prevalent these issues are.)


Conference Highlights

New Venue
Don't miss the best cyber security conference in Australia at the Surfers Paradise Marriott, only 150 m from Surfers Paradise beach

Conference MC
Comedian and Mathematician Adam Spencer will host the conference, Gala Dinner and Speed Debate

Career Café
Retreat to the back of the exhibition away from the noise for a real coffee at the AusCERT2016 Career Café and chat with specialist Infosec recruiters