Brian Krebs is a well-known computer security expert who often writes about security issues in his excellent online column. He recently wrote about a CD-ROM being sent to various U.S. state and local government agencies. The CD reportedly contains several very vicious viruses and other malware (malevolent software) products. The CDs aere sent by old-fashioned snail mail from a return address in China.
If you ever receive a CD-ROM disk from China, read Krebs’ article at http://bit.ly/2Oo36fC before inserting the disk into your computer!
Krebs’ article brings two thoughts to mind: