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Cyber crime

By ravisunny2
Aug 22, 2007
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  1. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 9,431

    Oh yes. We should also ban pencil+paper, telephones and speech in general as these are frequently used to commit crimes and lure innocent people into dangerous situations.


    Great link BTW.. Shows the crappiness of Live Search and the incompetence of news writers :)
  2. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 2,057   +8

    A little common sense goes a long way.

    There are many youngsters in the forum.

    The idea was not to scare anyone off, but to show how carelessness on the web can be fatal.
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 9,431

    It's a good idea to comment on the links and quotes you paste. Sometimes it is hard to understand what exactly someone meant by a link or a file.
  4. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 2,057   +8

    Okay, I'll keep that in mind.
  5. TimeParadoX

    TimeParadoX TS Rookie Posts: 2,438

    Along time ago when I use to live in Texas, I heard on the radio that some guy was in a minivan giving "Examinations and Operations " ( he was pretending to be a doctor ) and people actually went to him and thought he was a real doctor :haha:
  6. MetalX

    MetalX TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,909

    . . . I agree with Nodsu completely on this one.
  7. ravisunny2

    ravisunny2 TS Ambassador Topic Starter Posts: 2,057   +8

    You are, of course, right.

    One doesn't even need a phone (or any other means of communication) to walk plumb into trouble.

    The ice-cream man, or the benign old neighbor, could end up doing something freaky some day.

    Those who have good sense, will most likely remain safe, and those without it won't heed any well meant word of advice anyway.


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