International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

A Study on Changes in the Digital Hybrid Risk Paradigm in the Hyper-Connected Society
Ji-Yeon YOO

The rapid development of an increase in the complexity of information technology and associated networks has raised the possibility of sudden risks and widespread adverse effects. Moreover, new combinations and evolutions in information technology and network arrangements, from recent networked control systems to combinations of traditional business and information technology, cloud computing, and the Internet of Things, are increasing the severity of risk, and there is now a significant possibility of a national disaster. With this focus, this study provides a comprehensive review of information technology risk beyond the technical to the socio-theoretical dimension. Within this framework, this study examines the paradigm shift to a digital hybrid risk society.

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