TITLE

The search for Culprit Zero: Misinformation and you

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbs, Mark
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Network World;08/11/97, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the ease with which misinformation is spread on the Internet. Example of how a commencement speech mistakenly attributed to author Kurt Vonnegut was distributed all over the Internet; Difficulty in tracing the individual who committed the mistake; Possibility that other instances of misinformation could lead to serious consequences.
ACCESSION #
9708171884

 

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