Posted on Saturday, Oct 07 2006 @ 03:31 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
If you think the Internet as it is is a safe place to be, then you're
sorely misinformed. Threats are lurking everywhere, and if you're not
careful, your computer could contract a nasty virus. Of course, your
computer isn't the only thing that is at risk of being attacked.
Identity theft is also a huge problem, and access to personal
information has fallen into the wrong hands time and time again, and it
will continue to do so. In addition, there are also destinations on the
Internet that are filled with inappropriate content that you may not
want yourself or your children to see.
More info over at OS Weekly