Do data privacy concerns disproportionately affect people who access the internet primarily through cell phones? New research indicates that cell-mostly internet users are more likely to be exploited online, be victims of data leaks, have less knowledge of phone security practices, and have attitudes of resignation with regard to their agency over their data.... SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
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