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Medical Centre Employee Centered Information Security Awareness


As part of the MedISA research, various instruments for measuring Information Security Awareness have been compiled in a catalogue, which can be used for further research and practical applications.

The compiled instruments provide evidence of reliability and validity; however, the scientific quality criteria vary. For more information, please refer to the associated publications.

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Simplified Information Security Awareness Scale (SISA)

Authors: Schmidt T., Nøhr C., Koppel R.
Publication Title: A Simple Assessment of Information Security Awareness in Hospital Staff Across Five Danish Regions.
Date: 2021

Language of Items: English
Number of Items: 3
Reliability: not available
Validity: Content validity

Response Specification: Five-point Likert scale.

I am aware of external threats against our data and computers.
I find that the IT-department’s initiatives to secure data and computers are more of a nuisance than a benefit.
I am attentive towards how I operate computers to avoid being hacked.