Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th Dec 2006 20:35 UTC, submitted by anonymous
Privacy, Security, Encryption "All too often people talk about the disadvantages of the Windows operating system: it has too many security flaws, it is not properly patched, it is not security oriented… Until the much talked about Vista system finally reaches our computers, there will still be plenty of time to protest. However, with the new malware dynamic, the idea that malware is restricted to specific operating systems is becoming anachronistic. It no longer matters whether the victim is a home-user or a company employee. It is now irrelevant whether the system administrator is just someone who lives round the corner or a highly qualified IT manager."
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by HiThere on Fri 15th Dec 2006 20:49 UTC
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2006-05-13

Sorry but what has malware to do with stupidity and lack of common sence?! Well.. aside from installing the malware in the first place!

It might be me.. all tired after a long day of work and sports after it.. but since when is plain scam mail equal to Malware?!

Edited 2006-12-15 20:50

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