Discussion in 'malware problems & news' started by siljaline, Jun 1, 2012.
By Mikko Hyppönen
Cyber War between State-Nations. One question that comes to mind is how far one should consider geopolitics when choosing software and web services (O.S, antivirus, e-mail services, social networks, etc)?
For instance: should a iranian use Windows or trust in a american antivirus to protect their computer? Or should an american use a iranian AV or e-mail service? I don't think so, that would be naive, IMHO.
We were warned by a Moderator earlier that Wilders is not a Political Forum but a Security Forum. I speak, strickly, from a security point of view.
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This is arguably one of the most relevant issues in the industry right now. Of course it should be discussed!
By all means discuss this and similar issues that have a political element but do so in forums dedicated to such matters.