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Submission + - Australian Police: Don't bank with Windows 1

Aim Here writes: At the New South Wales hearings into cybercrime, Detective Inspector Bruce vad de Graaf testified, on behalf of the government, that there were two rules he used for internet banking. The first was to not click on hyperlinks to a banking site. The second was to not bank using Windows. Instead, he suggests using an iPhone, or booting with a Linux liveCD, citing Ubuntu and Puppy Linux as examples.

When even the government says your product is too unsafe to use, have you lost the FUD game?

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