Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday October 16, 2012

The Scrap Value of a Hacked PC

Make sure you guys tell (insert tech-illiterate relative/friend here) that there are many reasons crooks want to hack their computer. Even if they don't think there is.

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The project was designed to explain simply and visually to the sort of computer user who can’t begin to fathom why miscreants would want to hack into his PC. "I don’t bank online, I don’t store sensitive information on my machine! I only use it to check email. What could hackers possibly want with this hunk of junk?," are all common refrains from this type of user.