McAfee Reveals Average Internet User Has More Than $37,000 in Underprotected ‘Digital Assets’

[From the article: McAfee (NASDAQ:INTC) today released the results of a new
global study, revealing that consumers place an average value of $37,438 on the
“digital assets” they own across multiple digital devices, yet more than a
third lack protection across all of those devices. In the U.S., people valued
their assets at a higher figure than anywhere else, at nearly $55,000. …“Most
parents wouldn’t dream of leaving a stack of their child’s photos, their family
bank statements, online passwords and other personal information just lying
around for strangers to sift through,” said Jennifer Jolly, consumer technology
expert. “But that’s what you’re risking when you walk around with unprotected
smartphones, tablets and other digital devices. Your digital assets are
precious, why wouldn’t you safeguard them?”]
Tech Journal South

McAfee
Reveals Average Internet User Has More Than $37,000 in Underprotected ‘Digital
Assets’

Research
firm MSI International surveyed more than 3,000 consumers in 10 countries about
the financial value they would assign to digital assets such as photo libraries … consumer technology expert. “But
that’s what …FierceWireless

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