Specifying IT Security Awareness

@article{Hansch2014SpecifyingIS,
  title={Specifying IT Security Awareness},
  author={Norman Hansch and Zinaida Benenson},
  journal={2014 25th International Workshop on Database and Expert Systems Applications},
  year={2014},
  pages={326-330}
}
IT users are faced with various threats on a daily basis. Unfortunately, not all possible dangers are known to them, such that the users fall an easy victim to attacks. For this reason, IT specialists demand for higher IT security awareness. Although researchers and practitioners exercise ongoing efforts in this area, their work often lacks a concise definition of the term "security awareness". Since there is no agreement on the term, different (and sometimes not compatible) ways of raising and… CONTINUE READING

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