Wednesday, May 25, 2005

Blackmailed Lately?

Yes, there is yet another reason to use a Macintosh computer. This one is blackmail. The BBC is reporting that a malicious piece of software exploits Internet Explorer to get onto a computer and then it locks up files so that the user cannot access them. It leaves a text message telling the user where to send money online in order to get the code necessary to unlock the files. And you use Windows why?