Over three million computers 0wned?
adil at adis.on.ca
Mon Jun 30 20:42:00 UTC 2003
> The unanswered question is what should be considered reasonable? And
> how much of a burden should the end-user carry?
Plugging into the network is like owning a house. You're at the edge of a
public network, whether it be a road or a wire. Just as you lock your
front door, there needs to be a way to lock your computer. It is up to the
OS vendor to provide some user friendly means to access and secure ones
>From a provider point of view, computer security is reactive, just like
our local police force. You call them once your own space has been
compromised to assist in catching the intruder.
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