Potential Threats of Information Disclosure in Social Media: a Systematic Literature Review


  • Budi Yulianto Bina Nusantara University
  • Fredy Purnomo Bina Nusantara University
  • Evaristus Didik Madyatmadja Bina Nusantara University
  • Meyliana Meyliana Bina Nusantara University
  • Harjanto Prabowo Bina Nusantara University




social media, information disclosure, systematic literature review, social threat, identity threat


Along with the growth of social media, a variety of potential threats to users is also increasing. These kinds of threats often occur because the users accidentally or unknowingly disclose their information or identity on social media. Threats resulted from the disclosure of information are needed to be known so that the users can understand the risks that arise and take precautions. This research was aimed to summarize the potential threats arising from the information disclosure in social media. The research method used was a systematic literature review to explore and summarize the literatures that discuss the specific topic. The research results show that the potential threats are mostly social threats and identity theft. 


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Author Biographies

Budi Yulianto, Bina Nusantara University

Computer Science Department, School of Computer Science

Fredy Purnomo, Bina Nusantara University

Computer Science Department, School of Computer Science

Evaristus Didik Madyatmadja, Bina Nusantara University

Information Systems Department, School of Information Systems

Meyliana Meyliana, Bina Nusantara University

Information Systems Department, School of Information Systems

Harjanto Prabowo, Bina Nusantara University

Management Department, School of Business Management


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