publication . Other literature type . Article . 2007

Development of measures of online privacy concern and protection for use on the Internet

Buchanan, Tom; Paine, Carina; Joinson, Adam N.; Reips, Ulf-Dietrich;
Open Access
  • Published: 15 Jan 2007
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Country: Switzerland
Abstract
As the Internet grows in importance, concerns about online privacy have arisen. We describe the development and validation of three short Internet-administered scales measuring privacy related attitudes ('Privacy Concern') and behaviors ('General Caution' and 'Technical Protection').
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ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION
free text keywords: Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Networks and Communications, Software, Artificial Intelligence, Information Systems, Institute of Psychology, 150 Psychology, Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Networks and Communications, Software, Artificial Intelligence, Information Systems
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