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Re: rr style scanning of non-customers
- From: Randy Bush
- Date: Sun Jun 15 01:01:41 2003
> According to a study by America Online, 89% of the computers with
> broadband connections are not safely configured. 91% of the computers had
> what AOL categorized as spyware installed. In reality, the connection
> method isn't the determining factor.
> Although firewalls and anti-virus helps, it doesn't prevent a determined
> user from infecting his own system. Honeypots and passive detection
> systems aren't picking up the whole story. The user is an important
> part of evaluating the security equation.
so where is the authoritative web site
to which we can point all our friends (and use to lock down
our kids' machines/sites)?