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Half of Austians worry about personal data security - survey

Wednesday 21 August 2013 | 15:26 CET | News
More than half of Austrians worry about personal data, according to Telekom Austria's Social Impact Survey 2013. The survey found that although Austrians consider it important to have firewalls and virus protection, only 36 percent are willing to pay for them; and 94 percent of respondents use their date of birth and pets names as passwords. Just 12 percent of those surveyed believe their data is safe on the internet and only 1 percent considers it to be very safe. According to 70 percent of those surveyed, a lack of virus protection poses the greatest threat to data. Half of respondents

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: A1 Telekom Austria
Countries: Austria
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