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Dumb users spread viruses

  • From: Sean Donelan
  • Date: Sun Feb 08 15:44:26 2004

>The 'nothing to do with me' mob are the major offenders, making up 90 per
>cent of the 1,000 UK employees surveyed. This vast majority believe that
>they have no part to play in preventing the spread of viruses, and that
>it is the responsibility of the IT department, Microsoft or the government.

>almost two thirds (60 per cent) aren't aware of even the most basic
>virus-protection methods and one third claims to be too busy to bother -
>even if they knew how.,39024655,39118228,00.htm