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Electronic surveillance in the couple: The role of self-efficacy and commitment

Unsurprisingly, social networks have dramatically increased in popularity in recent years. The use of sites serving as social network sites (SNS) continues to increase, and most humans would not be able to live without them. For example, the most popular SNS, Facebook, had 69 million active users in 2008. As of 2018, it had 2,600 …

Impact of contextual and personal determinants on online social conformity

Social conformity is a well-studied phenomenon in psychology, especially in sociopsychology, mainly due to its influence on human behaviour. Indeed, conformity is a social phenomenon that causes individuals to change their behaviours, vision, or opinions to agree with the majority (Asch, 1951). These behaviours are mainly explained by the human tendency to be appreciated by …

The role of human beliefs in knowledge absorption for cyber-security

The strong growth in computer security incidents forces private companies and government organizations to improve and be aware of hackers’ new tacticss continually. To do this, these organizations must equip themselves with numerous hardware and software at the cutting edge of technology. Despite this, if no one can use them well or know how to …

Exploring role of moral disengagement and counterproductive work behaviours in information security awareness

Security breaches in organizations have been on the rise in recent years. It is becoming increasingly necessary for organizations to investigate and research the causes of these flaws. A better understanding of the elements that cause security breaches can correct gaps in either knowledge, human resources and/or materials resources. Elements well-identified in previous studies, such …

A framework for effective corporate communication after cybersecurity incidents

Cybersecurity incidents can have various significant consequences on an organization or a company. These consequences can then lead to other adverse effects, such as damaging the company’s reputation and causing the loss of customers or business partners. The growing increase in reported cases of cyber incidents leads experts to want to act ahead by prioritizing …