[sf-lug] update from computer newbie

Asheesh Laroia asheesh at asheesh.org
Fri Jul 7 21:07:16 PDT 2006

On Fri, 7 Jul 2006, jim stockford wrote:

>    Last notion: when I do on-line stuff with banks
> and other institutions with my very personal data,
> I boot my computer from a live CD rather than
> from the hard drive: nobody can corrupt my CD
> (other than sand and grit), so my only vulnerability
> is the window of time that the computer is running
> from the "live CD".

Is it a live CD you made?  If not, why do you trust it?

-- Asheesh.

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         "I don't know, it keeps changing."

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