Tragedy Of The Commons

Servcik, Peter
March 2006
Business Communications Review;Mar2006, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the issue surrounding the Internet business in the U.S. It discusses how the Internet virus and spam started by imitating an electronic mail of an individual or a Web site. The spam is describe as a garbage and a contributing factor to the traffic in the cyberspace. The bad effects of the Internet can sometimes injured the resources such as a personal computer being consumed by a virus and needed to be reformatted. Management of the Internet industry should address the virus problem and find a better strategy in dealing with the problem.


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