Online safety begins with you and me: Convincing Internet users to protect themselves

Abstract

Serious and pervasive threats confront all Internet users. Despite frequent reports of losses due to computer security breaches, many individuals still do not follow basic safety precautions. Understanding the mental processes that motivate users to follow safe practices is key to strengthening this weak link in the security chain. Using protection… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.chb.2015.01.046

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