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Internet security is every user's responsibility
Source: Financial Times
Focus: Citizen Engagement
Created: Jun 11, 2010
In the first place, the internet is not a repository of data; it is a network (copper and fibre optic cables, wires, and sometimes wireless) on which communications between "hosts" (computers or other electronic devices) is conducted. Data and information travel across the internet, but no information is stored on it. It is stored on computers, or tape drives, or CDs, or other electronic media, and then transmitted across the internet between computer systems.


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