Are You Responsible for Internet Security?

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  1. Dexsal

    Dexsal Space Monocerotis

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    Web surfers must share the burden with technology companies, industry execs say.

    In the battle against online scams, consumers have a responsibility to use the tools provided by technology vendors to protect their personal data, privacy executives from EBay, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, and Truste said this week.

    Phishing schemes are prevalent and EBay users are regularly targeted. Phishing scams typically use spam e-mail messages to drive people towards Web pages that look like legitimate e-commerce sites, but in fact steal sensitive information such as user names, passwords, and credit card numbers.

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  2. The_Neon_Cowboy

    The_Neon_Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    yep, self awareness and people acually useing the thing between thier ears called a brain! are the biggest tools against said problems
     

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