If someone comes from a Linux / Windows camp to a Mac, he/she will soon find out there is no “rename / delete” thingy on the context menu after doing…

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Appendix A: A Web Bug Experiment   Aim The aim of this experiment is trying to simulate the process of collecting the “user browsing habits” using web bug and tracking…

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7 Approaches for Minimizing the Spyware Threats Trying to win a war with spyware is not easy. First of all, the undiscovered security vulnerabilities are still remained in the operating systems…

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5 Spyware and Business 5.1A Profitable Industry   Spyware is now a “many million dollar industry”(cited in Schwartz 2005, 2). As a major type of spyware, Adware has become a…

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Part I 1 Introduction   Nowadays, information technology like Internet plays a very important role in people’s daily lives. In this Internet era, individuals or companies do their business online, and…

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Even with just a few years’ history spyware has brought many controversies and concerns regarding the ways it gets in Internet users’ computers and information it collects all without users’…

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