Third of German web users worried by security - Destatis

Thursday 17 March 2016 | 11:18 CET | News
Over one third (39%) of Germans who have used the internet in the last 12 months held back from posting personal information online due to security concerns, according to data released by German Federal Statistics Office (Destatis). In addition, one quarter (25%) did not download data or files from the internet due to security worries, and 28 percent did not use online banking for the same reasons. Security concerns are more common with older internet users, with younger Germans aged 10-24 less likely to be worried about online security.

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