Privacy, censorship, data breaches and Internet freedom: The drivers of support and opposition to Dark Web technologies

  title={Privacy, censorship, data breaches and Internet freedom: The drivers of support and opposition to Dark Web technologies},
  author={E. Jardine},
  journal={New Media & Society},
  pages={2824 - 2843}
  • E. Jardine
  • Published 2018
  • Business, Computer Science
  • New Media & Society
  • Do heightened privacy perceptions, censorship concerns and exposure to online crime affect people’s level of opposition to dual-use technologies such as the Dark Web? If they do, then how much do these factors actually drive baseline levels of opposition to the Dark Web? Do privacy and censorship concerns get amplified in regimes with significant Internet restrictions? Does Internet freedom itself affect people’s baseline levels of opposition to Tor and other Dark Web technologies? Using new… CONTINUE READING
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