A recent article from Yahoo states that 1 in 14 downloads is malicious. Being members of a university, we have a bit more freedom than our corporate counterparts in terms of downloading. It is very important to be careful as to WHAT you are downloading and installing on your computer, as it is still university property. It is also important to note that your browser warns about the possibility that a link, file, etc may be malicious. Many people choose to ignore the warnings.
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