Security basics - beating hackers, pirates and thieves

Thursday, 11 November 2004, 9:49 AM EST

Internet pirates are looting bank accounts, stealing medical research and business secrets and taking over computers for malicious uses. There's no shortage of ways for these thieves to get your company's and your personal sensitive information. Luckily, there are a few ways to thwart these evil-doers, and we'll offer a few in this article.

First, let's look at some ways that information is stolen.

By Alexandra Andrews and Neil Dunlop at SearchEnterpriseLinux.

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