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RE: technique to include security

From: Steve Lee <steve@opendirective.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:03:57 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEsWMvTHQhXExSUbiyKtjqpfE2BzFLcTMxfzvS9LYe7sgdgubA@mail.gmail.com>
To: John Rochford <john.rochford@umassmed.edu>
Cc: public-cognitive-a11y-tf <public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>, "lisa. seeman" <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>
That's very good

Steve Lee
Sent from my mobile device Please excuse typing errors
On 18 Aug 2015 11:58, "Rochford, John" <john.rochford@umassmed.edu> wrote:

> Hi Lisa,
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> My second impression about this approach is that it could be combined with
> recommendations for what developers **should** do.
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> Example:
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> “Minimize the user’s memory load by making objects, actions, and options
> visible. The user should not have to remember information from one part of
> the dialogue to another. Instructions for use of the system should be
> visible or easily retrievable whenever appropriate.”
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> Reference: Neilson 10 Principles at
> http://www.expressiveproductdesign.com/nielsens-10-usability-heuristics-user-interface-design/
> , provided by Steve Lee to our list serve on 8/14.
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> John
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> John Rochford <http://profiles.umassmed.edu/profiles/display/132901>
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> *From:* Rochford, John
> *Sent:* Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:48 AM
> *To:* 'lisa.seeman' <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>; public-cognitive-a11y-tf <
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> *Subject:* RE: technique to include security
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> Hi Lisa,
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> My first impression about this approach is that it does not provide
> developers any recommendations about what they **should** do, which is
> the optimal approach.
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> John
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> John Rochford <http://profiles.umassmed.edu/profiles/display/132901>
> UMass Medical School/E.K. Shriver Center
> Director, INDEX Program
> Instructor, Family Medicine & Community Health
> www.DisabilityInfo.org
> Twitter: @ClearHelper <https://twitter.com/clearhelper>
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> *From:* lisa.seeman [mailto:lisa.seeman@zoho.com <lisa.seeman@zoho.com>]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:02 AM
> *To:* public-cognitive-a11y-tf <public-cognitive-a11y-tf@w3.org>
> *Subject:* technique to include security
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> Hi
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> I was thinking of the following technique as a way to include security and
> other considerations
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> "Do not require cognitive abilities when it is  avoidable"
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> In security this may include:
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> Requiring that the user has a good working memory or short term memory
> required to copy a code
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> Requiring that the user can remember complex passwords
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> Requiring that the user can remeber spelling of terms used in security
> questions such as how to spell a strange pets name
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> Requiring that the user can remember visual patterns
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> Having tokans, signing in via email account or face book, or biometrics
> are all alternatives to the above
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> In voice  systems this may include,
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>    - Requiring the user to understand categories,
>    - Requiring the user to remember numbers
>    - can all be used as a barrier to getting human help
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> is is aviodable by having 0 as a reserved digit to access a human
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> In the Web of things this may include:
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>    1. remembering what symbols mean
>    2. remembering sequences to run certain tasks
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> This is aviodable by having simple text with symbols and
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> clear discovrability of how o complete each task
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> and recovrability from errors
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> All the best
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> Lisa Seeman
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