Most internet users don't think online anonymity is possible

Thursday 5 September 2013 | 15:46 CET | News
Most internet users would like to be anonymous online at least occasionally, but many think it is not possible to be completely anonymous online. New findings in a national survey from Pew Internet show that 86 percent of internet users have taken steps online to remove or mask their digital footprints and 55 percent of internet users have taken steps to avoid observation by specific people, organisations or the government. Still, 59 percent of internet users do not believe it is possible to be completely anonymous online, while 37 percent of them believe it is possible.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Pew Internet
Countries: United States
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