80% of Internet users worried about identity theft

Some 80% of Internet users say they're at least somewhat concerned someone could steal their identity from personal information on the Internet. A majority of users asked say they've stopped giving out personal information on the Web and 25% told Consumer Reports they've stopped buying online.

Some 80% of Internet users say they're at least somewhat concerned someone could steal their identity from personal information on the Internet. A majority of users asked say they've stopped giving out personal information on the Web and 25% told Consumer Reports they've stopped buying online.