Issue No. 03 - May./Jun. (2018 vol. 20)
A.J. Burns , The University of Texas at Tyler
Eric Johnson , Vanderbilt University
Cyberthreats create unique risks for organizations and individuals, especially regarding breaches of personally identifiable information (PII). However, relatively little research has examined hackings distinct impact on privacy. The authors analyze cyber breaches of PII and found that they are significantly larger compared to other breaches, showing that past breaches are useful for predicting future breaches.
computer crime, data privacy
A. Burns and E. Johnson, "The Evolving Cyberthreat to Privacy," in IT Professional, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 64-72, 2018.