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Re: Accessibility for trustworthiness indicators

From: Thad C <inclusivethinking@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2016 06:59:37 -0700
Message-ID: <CAOh2y+_TkiJa5fJDE4ez1p_NwPFQthpJsy_+EpoC7P0f5cr0Yw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daisuke MIYAMOTO <daisu-mi@nc.u-tokyo.ac.jp>
Cc: "<w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Hi Daisuke,
I have a colleague who did her master's thesis on browser security and
impact on users with visual impairment . I will see if I can get the
research for you as there may be information that aligns with your work.
Best
Thaddeus
On Apr 6, 2016 6:00 AM, "Daisuke MIYAMOTO" <daisu-mi@nc.u-tokyo.ac.jp>
wrote:

> Hello!
>
> I'm working on phishing prevention, and am concerned with
> accessibility for people with disabilities. I'm afraid but
> many security information, e.g., address bar colored green,
> is really important for distinguishing legitimate sites, but
> individuals with visual impairment are hard to recognize it.
>
> My team has interviewed with people with disabilities,
> and found the current screen reader applications are not so
> efficient to prevent phishing. This was briefly summarized and
> available at my github repo as follows:
>
> https://github.com/daisu-mi/document/
>
> Does anyone have information for protecting individuals with
> visual impairments from phishing attacks?
>
>
> Kind regards,
> Daisuke
>
> --
> Daisuke MIYAMOTO
>  / Assist. Prof., ITC, The University of Tokyo
> mailto: daisu-mi@nc.u-tokyo.ac.jp
>
>
>
>
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