---

ZDNet: Security Breakdowns Put You at Risk

“It’s been a bad, bad week for our privacy. Culminating in a
terrifying weekend. Our businesses, our money and our private lives
are at risk.

“If that’s not scary enough on its own, consider this: Most
security breaches require programming knowledge and special tools.
Several of this week’s violations require only a Web browser.”

“The worst news broke over the weekend. A disastrous flaw in
Microsoft’s Hotmail service lets anyone read the private email of
any customer.”

Complete
story
.