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Why Did You Get Malware from that (Trusted) Website?


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#1 Queen-Evie

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Posted 14 June 2010 - 07:53 PM

You follow all the best security practices and heed all the warnings. You only visit web sites that are reputable or recommended by someone you trust. You never open unexpected attachments in email. You have a good anti-virus and anti-malware program installed. But somehow, you ended up with malware anyway. What happened?


http://www.wxpnews.com/archives/wxpnews-426-20100420.htm

This is a couple of months old, but it's still valid and useful information.

Scroll down to Editor's Corner to read the entire article.

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#2 Layback Bear

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Posted 15 June 2010 - 07:31 AM

Thanks Bama Belle. That information will never get to old. With today's economy I would bet a dollar to a donuts hole that many companies are cutting back on the people and money they spend on taking care of the security for there web site.

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Posted 15 June 2010 - 01:34 PM

Thanks for the link ...... I've signed up for their excellent newsletter.




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