How do people react to an email telling them to change their password?

Study: ESET & Harris Interactive Password Poll
Date: October 22 2012

If a social media site or online company with whom you have an account requests that you change your password, which of the following would you most likely do?
  • 32%
  • Contact company to see if request is genuine
  • 31%
  • Always change my password
  • 19%
  • Sometimes change my password
  • 18%
  • Ignore the request

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