Larry Dignan

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Surprise! Most consumers don't know the difference between a firewall and antivirus software

As if you couldn't figure this out on your own, the vast majority of consumers are ignorant about how to keep their computers secure. A study funded by America Online and the National Cyber Security Alliance sent technicians to 329 homes to inspect computers, and discovered, for example, that nearly 90 percent of the users had no inkling that their systems were plagued by spyware.

October 25, 2004 by ZDNet


Googling people you work with getting popular

You better feel good about what comes up when your name is dropped in a search box because chances are someone close to you has taken a look . According to a survey conducted by Harris Interactive, one in four adult Internet users has searched a colleague or a business contact online.

October 22, 2004 by Chris Jablonski