Viruses plague half of UK Windows users

Friday, 21 January 2005, 12:05 AM EST

Nearly half of Microsoft's UK users have been infected by a virus in the past year, according to a survey carried out by the company.

Of the 1,500 Windows customers questioned across the country, 44 per cent had suffered from a virus and almost a quarter had been affected by spyware, phishing or online banking fraud.

By Iain Thomson at IT Week.

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