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Cyber-warranties as a quality signal for information security products

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Consumers struggle to distinguish between the quality of different enterprise security products. Evaluating performance is complicated by the stochastic nature of losses. It is recognised that this information asymmetry may lead to a "market for lemons" in which suppliers face no incentive to provide higher quality products. Some security vendors have begun to offer cyber-warranties - voluntary ex-ante obligations to indemnify the customer in the event of a cyber attack - to function as a qua...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1007/978-3-030-01554-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
University College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Computer Science
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
ORCID:
0000-0003-3597-2232
Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Volume:
11199
Pages:
22-37
Series:
Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Publication date:
2018
Acceptance date:
2018-08-11
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ISSN:
0302-9743
Pubs id:
pubs:909187
URN:
uri:94e20739-19b8-4798-a7f2-bdb95c36f0a9
UUID:
uuid:94e20739-19b8-4798-a7f2-bdb95c36f0a9
Local pid:
pubs:909187
ISBN:
9783030015534

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