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About Me

Hi! I’m Sean. In the past I attended NYU and the University of Maryland. Currently I live in Fells Point in Baltimore. I spend most of my time writing code, taking pictures, and reading books. If you’re interested in what I’ve been reading lately see the supplementary materials.

Email: sean at seankross dot com

All of my blog posts are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.


Currently I work in the Johns Hopkins Data Science Lab. In the past I’ve worked at the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies and the New York University Center for Genomics & Systems Biology.


E. Redmiles, S. Kross, M. Mazurek. 2017. Where is the Digital Divide? Examining the Impact of Socioeconomics on Security and Privacy Outcomes. In The 2017 ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. DOI: 10.13016/M2FV4T

E. Redmiles, S. Kross, M. Mazurek. 2016. How I Learned to be Secure: a Census-Representative Survey of Security Advice Sources and Behavior. In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security. DOI: 10.1145/2976749.2978307

E. Redmiles, M.A. Abad, I. Coronado, S. Kross, A. Malone. 2015. A Classroom Tested Accessible Multimedia Resource for Engaging Underrepresented Students in Computing. In Proceedings of the 46th ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education. DOI: 10.1145/2676723.2691870


I currently maintain a couple packages on CRAN:


I’ve collaborated in writing some books:


I’ve worked on a few courses: