George Chalhoub is a doctoral student in Cyber Security at the Department of Computer Science, University of Oxford, and part of the Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security. George's doctoral research is supported by the Information Commissioner's Office and explores the application of user experience (UX) principles in the security and privacy design of smart homes.
He received his BS in Computer Science from the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics at the Lebanese American University in 2017. He obtained his MSc in Computer Science from the school of Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton in 2018, in collaboration with Lloyd's Register. He previously worked as a Cyber Security Analyst and is currently an Expert Contributor at Oxford Analytica.
George is the webmaster of multiple Oxford-based properties such as Oxford University's Competitive Computer Security Society (OUCCS) , Oxford's War and Peace Interdisciplinary Network, The Centre for the Resolution of Intractable Conflict (CRIC) and Lord Alderdice's website.
Innovation Inaction or In Action? The Role of User Experience in the Security and Privacy Design of Smart Home Cameras
George Chalhoub‚ Ivan Flechais‚ Norbert Nthala and Ruba Abu−Salma
In Sixteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2020). USENIX Association. August, 2020.
"Alexa‚ are you spying on me?": Exploring the Effect of User Experience on the Security and Privacy of Smart Speaker Users
George Chalhoub and Ivan Flechais
In 22nd International Conference on Human−Computer Interaction (HCII 2020). Springer. July, 2020.
Factoring User Experience into the Security and Privacy Design of Smart Home Devices: A Case Study
George Chalhoub‚ Ivan Flechais‚ Norbert Nthala‚ Ruba Abu−Salma and Elie Tom
In Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA 2020). ACM. April, 2020.