Re: Vista recently has been loosened?
Thanks, Mr. Arnold.
"Mr. Arnold" <Arnold@Arnold.com> wrote in message
> Octavio wrote:
>> I have Vista Ultimate.
>> Recently I have noticed that my Weborook Antispyware has been catching
>> more things, including one virus today, and I wonder if it is because I
>> now have att email (I used to have MSN dialup before) or if it is due to
>> the new updates made to it after Windows 7 was released, which might have
>> loosened its security or added new ways for spyware or malware to get in?
> Nothing is bulletproof, and no, nothing has been loosened on Vista.
> However, the easiest ways for malware to get to your machine is going to
> dubious Web sites pointing and clicking and opening email from unknown
> In other words, if malware is going to reach the machine, then the user
> had involvement in it.
> So don't point and click on everything under the Sun when surfing the
> Internet and don't open emails from unknown sources, which goes a long way
> in the preventing malware from reaching the machine.