Privacy and security concerns as major barriers for e-commerce: a survey study

  title={Privacy and security concerns as major barriers for e-commerce: a survey study},
  author={Godwin J. Udo},
  journal={Inf. Manag. Comput. Security},
The public lack of confidence in online information technology (IT) is not merely about security of value, but also about trust in the information society. Privacy and security concerns are the number one reason Web users are not purchasing over the Web. Proposes to investigate the privacy and security concerns of IT users in order to establish a consensus among them. Uses data from 158 participants to come to a conclusion that the following major concerns (in the descending of importance… CONTINUE READING


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