The Internet threat alert status is currently normal. At present, no major epidemics or other serious incidents have been recorded by Kaspersky Lab’s monitoring service. Internet threat level: 1

Mar 16 2007

Secure connections: how secure are they?

The fact that it’s easy to encrypt a network channel and the fact that in most cases there will be no verification of who created the file results in a contradictory situation: a “secure connection” to a server provides the user with a feeling of security, but does not guarantee that the connection will be free from malicious data.