Men blamed for spyware surge

Friday, 1 July 2005, 1:26 AM EST

Male workers are twice as likely as their female colleagues to swap music files at work on a daily basis, according to a new survey by censorware firm Surfcontrol. The firm argues that because illicit music and video files are increasingly used to spread spyware and computer viruses that blokes are more often the cause of workplace spyware infestations than women.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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