Homepage Incurrence News Finance Loans

One in four Internet users in the European Union has had a problem with security on the Internet over the past year.

One in four Internet users in the European Union has had a problem with security on the Internet over the past year. The users are the most complained about viruses, Trojan horses, worms, financial loss, misuse of personal datas or loss of data. According to data which owns Eurostat most problems had customers from the Croatian.

The following countries of the European Union had the most problems:  Croatia (41 percent), Hungary (39 percent), Portugal (36 percent), Malta (34 percent), France (33 percent).

According to these data for least problems have had  Czechs (10 percent), the Netherlands (11 percent), Slovaks (13 percent) and Irish (14 percent).

If the data are compared with those for 2011. year there was a decrease of users with infected computers in all countries, except in Croatia. Slovakia recorded the largest decline with even 47 percent compared to 2010.

It is important to note that Croatian citizens are not among the first when it comes to avoiding some Internet service for safety reasons. In Croatia, 14% of citizens do not dare to buy over the Internet while these data to other countries are higher: Romania (35 percent), Sweden (34 percent), Portugal (33 percent). Due to security problems of internet banking, most avoided are Germans (27%) , Portuguese (26 percent) and Italians (24 percent), while only 6% of Croats does not use this service for safety reasons.

Dutch fear most of wirelessly connect to the Internet outside of their own home, 22% of them, followed by Latvians (22 percent) and Spaniards (20 percent)

From the wireless connection to the Internet outside the home most fear are the Dutch (22 percent), Latvians (22 percent) and Spaniards (20 percent). In Croatia, only 4 percent of users fears for safety reasons to connect to the Internet outside their own home.

Loading...
The study states that the optimal model for the prevention of fraud sh...

The study states that the optimal model for the prevention of fraud should include specific strategic, organizational, process, technology and data components. Strategy: In order to successfully reduce the financial and operational impact of fraud, s...

Global insurers Aon Benfield in the annual report “Annual Global...

Global insurers Aon Benfield in the annual report “Annual Global Climate and Catastrophe Report”  informed that for 2015 the payment of insurance against natural disasters is 31 percent below average. It should be noted that in 2015 reco...

One in four Internet users in the European Union has had a problem wit...

One in four Internet users in the European Union has had a problem with security on the Internet over the past year. The users are the most complained about viruses, Trojan horses, worms, financial loss, misuse of personal datas or loss of data. Acco...