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Virus hoaxes As old as the hills and just as easy to spot.
We have addressed securing laptops after business hours, password construction and usage, junk e-mail and virus hoaxes," says Crane, who also heads IT security audit, makes a presentation to the audit committee on the subject at every audit committee meeting and has a CPA on his staff specializing in this area.
AFTER the infection of computer viruses such as Michelangelo and Melissa, many virus hoaxes have started to emerge, causing widespread panic.
As this decade of destructive email viruses, email virus hoaxes, and major network security breaches winds down, it's perhaps fitting to consider the state of security in our industry as we begin the true new millennium in January.