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HOW safe is IRC???

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Kendan

Senior Punk
Joined
Aug 27, 2001
Location
Dark side of hell
You just have to be careful. set your irc client to not automatically allow DCC connections to you. also do not click on links that are spammed as they can be trojans or virii. run an Antivirus and a firewall. basically just be careful and cautious.
 

xvi3tsoljahx

Member
Joined
Apr 26, 2002
Location
KaliforNia LoVe
I must agree its pretty much safe, but watch out on what IRC script your using. As i say script i mean MIRC, but dressed up with options. Some of them contain backdoors and such. If you use the regular MIRC i see no reason its not safe, but always disable autoget.