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Big Maxtor Disks Making Big Security Headaches [Updated]

Have a Maxtor Basics hard disk? You may have connected a big security breach to your system. Learn what's at risk and how to protect yourself - now.

Got Adobe Acrobat or Reader 8.1? The "Fix" Is In

... the "Mailto" URI vulnerability fix, that is. Find out how to get the updates and learn which Acrobat and Reader users are still at risk.

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"Mailto:" and Other URI Threats May Target Everyone

Been patting yourself on the back for not using Adobe Acrobat or Reader with IE7 and Windows XP? Don't be too happy: URI-based threats may be lurking everywhere.

Didn't Ask for That PDF File? Watch Out!

Put Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader together with Windows XP and Internet Explorer 7, and what do you have? A significant threat to your PC. Learn how to protect yourself.

Think Before You Click on That Great "Job Offer"

In a one-two data-theft punch, several hundred thousand jobseekers using Monster.com have had their personal information stolen from the website last week. Here's how it happened and how to avoid being scammed.[updated 8-25-07]

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February 2006 - Are Bugs Killing Your PC?

The complete PDF archive of the February 2006 edition of Maximum PC, every article included, every page posted! Download it now!