Users want ISPs to filter spyware

Tuesday, 11 October 2005, 1:11 PM EST

A majority of net users want their ISPs so block spyware traffic. Half (51 per cent) of 1,000 consumers quizzed by NOP said their service providers should block spyware apps - invasive programs that covertly snoop on user's online activities - while only one in 10 of those quizzed reckon employers should take responsibility for addressing the problem.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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