A Response to Patrick Kershaw

Dear Patrick Kershaw

I see that you are new to Twitter. You’ve posted two tweets from your Twitter account (@patrickkershaw1). Perhaps just one if we consider your latest tweet to be a sign-off:

“has decided twitter is a fad… and this will be his last update”.

I know Twitter can be hard to understand for a new user, so perhaps a brief introduction would be in order?

AVG: Quick! Buy our product before it’s too late!

I wouldn’t go so far as saying that anti-virus and security vendors lie to make people buy their products, but this latest scare is stretching the truth a little far. Sure, one could hide an attack site behind a tinyurl, but to say Twitter is the optimal delivery mechanism for such an attack shows a […]