Developer Security Essentials – The Magid Project

Dates: October 2017 – April 2018 Lead researchers: Dr Charles Weir, Lancaster University Overview Some software development teams are highly effective at delivering security, but others are not – which can be due to lack of care or expertise. This work...

Impact of Gamification on Developer-Centred Security

Dates: November 2017 – March 2018 Lead researchers: Dr Manuel Maarek, Heriott Watt University. Overview The research investigated if serious games (games for which entertainment is not the main purpose) can help developers build more secure software. Results from...