CategoryPrivacy Awareness

To educate the public, governments, and companies about both the techniques used and the outcomes of using them, and to make sure people demand more security and privacy since they would be aware that more is possible.

Empirical Study of #instastory

Empirical Study of #instastory

Published in Procedia Computer Science (The Fifth Information Systems International Conference 2019)

Instagram is a social media which provides services that enable users to share photos or videos via its features called Instastory. Indonesia as the largest Instagram user in Asia Pacific region is worth studying. There are several factors affecting Instagram users to share their photos or videos, such as they are enjoying to represent themselves in an online world so that the can get connected virtually or even build new relationship. Apart from the benefits, there is hidden risk that may occur such as the misused of the personal information they have shared that may lead to privacy violation. The main objective of this study is to analyze the factors that affect Instagram users in sharing their videos or photos via Instastory by using ten latent variables and one second-order variable. The data are collected from 300 respondents who are active users of Instagram. Data from respondents are analyzed using Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) model. The results of this study shows that the factors that affect self-disclosure on Instagram via Instastory are self-presentation, enjoyment, perceived collectivism, new relationship building, Internet Users Information Privacy Concerns (IUIPC) and perceived risk.

“Can I Trust You, Doc?” : User Perception Of Online Health Information

“Can I Trust You, Doc?” : User Perception Of Online Health Information

Published in International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security 14 (12), 589

Klikdokter.com is one of websites that provides information service about health. Besides, it also provides live chat service i.e., question and answer about health which is directly claimed and answered by the specialist doctors. According to the survey conducted by IndoPacific Edelman and Research Unit and Community Service of Public Health Faculty of Indonesia University, the amount of 79% doctors believes in the most accurate health information source on the internet. Moreover, a study entitle Patients Use of the Internet for Medical Information shows that 53,5% out of 512 patients use internet as a media to find out information about health. The trust of doctors and internet users towards health information is indeed influenced by several factors. Therefore, the aim of this research is to analyze the factors that influence the trust of users towards the health information uploaded on klikdokter,com using ten construct variables. The data is collected from klikdokter.com users with 250 respondents. The data is analyzed using structural equation modeling analysis (SEM). The result shows that factors that influence Trust are perceived information quality, source expertise and argument quality.

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