Want Safety While Using the Internet? Stash the Browser Somewhere Else

Despite the best intentions of Microsoft (Internet Explorer), Apple (Safari), and Google (Chrome), the Web browser remains a most dangerous place. Some people cannot help visiting nefarious sites or clicking on dodgy links in their e-mail. And browsers are all too eager to let folks give in to temptation. Some malicious bit of code makes it way from the browser onto your computer, your e-mail and bank accounts are compromised; days later, an 18-year-old in Slovenia has a new hot tub.

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