We lack savvy on cyber safety

Washington has one of the highest rates of computer ownership in the nation, nearly three quarters of adults own a computer. Yet we still have some things to learn about staying safe online.

According to a new survey by AARP: About half of Washington computer users don't recognize phishing scams, 49 percent said they were unaware that banks don't send emails to customers asking them to click a link to verify account information. The Seattle Times: Local News: We lack savvy on cyber-safety

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 1st May 2006 1:16AM