Information Systems

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Publication name:
Online Information Review
Publisher: Thomson Scientific (ISI)
Frequency of Publishing:
Publishing for every two months
Purpose of publication:
Online Information Review is a refereed journal devoted to online information in the academic, corporate, scientific and commercial contexts. It addresses issues related to digital information creation, online sources, systems and services, with a primary focus on online and storage, retrieval and applications. Coverage is intentionally international, with contributions from both developed and developing countries
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As both the digital and traditional newspapers provide the information to the readers but readers with higher level of internet experience show a greater knowledge of the digital channel Luis Casaló et al (2007). The development of online communication has led to important transformations at an organisational level, the creation of a specific language and a new multimedia environment Carlos Flavián, Raquel Gurrea (2007). Using web search engines is one way of discovering information from e-commerce sites because the information is stored on local databases. Therefore most e-shops offer local search engines these specialized retrieval engines search their databases and retrieve details of the available products Fotis Lazarinis (2007).This issue was chosen as it covers four articles comprising of 56 pages.
Theme 3: Online information security -
This issue focuses on new threats to network and information security, these include growing misuse of electronic networks for criminal purposes or for objectives that can furthermore adversely affect the integrity of critical infrastructures Christine Sund (2007). The data collected in this issue showed that web site security and privacy, usability and reputation have a direct and significant effect on consumer trust. In addition, it would be useful to publicise the technologies developed to ensure security in e-mails, coding or anonymous surfing among the consumers and the private sector Luis V. Casaló et al (2007). Companies operating in the online environment should focus their attention on the trust formation process and its ...

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