Cyber Saboteurs Target Australian Broadband Users
The spread of broadband web access in Australian households is putting users at greater risk of being targeted by hackers, industry analysts have cautioned.
The high-speed broadband connection also implies that users are transferring files more easily from the net or unsuspectingly being transmitted offensive matter.
Broadband activity has increased about 70% over the past few years and at present extends to nearly 3.5 Million Australian homes. The adoption of the popular ADSL technology by home PCs stands at 2.5 Million.
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» SPAMfighter News - 20-11-2006