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AOL Finds Consumers Have False Sense Of Computer Security

Consumers with broadband Internet connections think their computers, and the personal information stored inside them, are safe. But they are sorely mistaken. According to a study conducted by America Online Inc. (NYSE:AOL – News), the Internet unit of AOL Time Warner Inc. , the vast majority of broadband users believe they’ve taken sufficient steps to protect their computers from Internet-related threats, such as viruses and hackers. Yet a close look at the actual computer systems of the 120 users studied showed only 11% had safe and securely set up systems. Full Story

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