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Online Security Threats and Computer User Intentions
January 2010 (vol. 43 no. 1)
pp. 58-64
Thomas F. Stafford, University of Memphis
Robin Poston, University of Memphis
Although computer users are aware of spyware, they typically do not take protective steps against it. A recent study looks into the reasons for this apathy and suggests boosting users' confidence in installing and operating antispyware solutions as an effective remedy.

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Index Terms:
Spyware, Internet/Web, Security and privacy
Thomas F. Stafford, Robin Poston, "Online Security Threats and Computer User Intentions," Computer, vol. 43, no. 1, pp. 58-64, Jan. 2010, doi:10.1109/MC.2010.18
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