Security and trust: taking care of the human factor

F.N. Egger, D. Abrazhevich

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In the e-business chain, the last link that needs to be convinced of the security of an online transaction is the end-user. That is why this article puts forward a user-centred perspective of the problem of trust in online payments, derived from the discipline of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). We will first offer a general account of e-commerce system design, showing that there is more to trust than only security. The last part gives some recommendations on what can be done to increase consumers' trust.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-19
JournalElectronic Payment Systems Observatory Newsletter
Publication statusPublished - 2001


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