Users are aware of the dangers in the Internet and most of them are already using a security solution, say the results of AV-Comparatives' annual survey that polled 4,715 computer users from around the world.
Facebook was the first company to admit publicly to have been affected by the recent watering hole attack that started with a compromised forum site popular with mobile developers.
One in four average mobile users store intimate photos or videos on a smartphone or tablet, but despite the obvious risks to personal privacy if a device is lost or compromised, some 70 percent of consumers are unaware of security features that allow such data to be deleted remotely, revealed a study released by AVG Technologies.
CloudLock unveiled the Community Trust Rating as part of its Cloud Information Security Suite at RSA Conference 2013.
There has been a steady increase in the deployment of encryption solutions used by organizations over the past eight years.
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