Something rotten in statistics-land

In an interesting cross between "research" and marketing, you just have to wonder whether the folks at PC World really thought about their sources before quoting a report from Symantec as being "research" proving that despite the decrease in "cyber-attacks", the net is still a "dangerous" place because of the number of potential problems on the net.

I don't doubt that somebody there at Symantec is being serious about this, but the folks at PC World should be ashamed for publishing this Symantec marketing piece as an article