If the U.S. government isn't safe from Internet threats, where do ordinary people like you and I stand?
According to the results of the Ooma.com Internet Security Survey—a national survey of 1,000 Americans conducted by Ooma.
31% of Americans have had their Internet network, e-mail, or computer hacked or compromised.
Notable findings of the study include:
INTERNET BROWSING EXPOSES MORE THAN HALF OF US TO DANGER
54% of Americans have accidentally visited a website that infected their computer with a virus.
Ignorance of which websites are phishing for our personal information or contain spyware, malware, or other threats leaves us exposed.
ONLY 1 IN 5 AMERICANS ARE AWARE OF THE ISSUE.
Keep an eye on your credit report and protect your social security number as much as possible. Here's so more info on how to check your computer to see if someone is watching you. Good Luck!