Social and Ethical Aspects

  • Ganna PogrebnaEmail author
  • Mark Skilton


Even though this book does not intend to concentrate on social and ethical aspects of cybersecurity, in this chapter we provide a brief overview of the cyber-ethical landscape and discuss most important and relevant issues, which may be of interest to businesses. We pay particular attention to the link between human culture, human values, and cyberdefense systems. We also discuss several topical aspects related to how social systems influence users’ propensity to become victims of cybercrime.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of BirminghamBirminghamUK
  2. 2.The Alan Turing InstituteLondonUK
  3. 3.Warwick Business SchoolUniversity of WarwickCoventryUK

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