Furthermore, Google says that its Chrome operating system is supersecure. But these days, every week brings another story of a hacker attack on a major corporation, and more of our private data stolen: Sony, Citibank and so on. In March, someone hacked a marketing company and gained access to the mailing lists of Best Buy, Wal-Mart, TiVo, CapitalOne, Marriott, the College Board, Hilton, Ritz-Carlton, US Bank, Chase Bank, Kroger, Barclays and many others.
Is “the cloud” really where you want to keep the only copies of your most private, most important files?
The US net provider EarthLink said it uncovered an average of 28 spyware programs on each PC scanned during the first three months of the year.