Conversations concerning illegal activities or discussing illegal activities with the intent to commit them will not be tolerated and their content may be reported to the appropriate authorities where such action is merited.
The posting of photographs or material that infringes and/or violates any right of a third party or any law or is vulgar, obscene, discourteous, or indecent is prohibited - do not upload a copyright image as your profile picture.
We are looking at providing standards for horizontal and cross-domain applicability, as well as for the security of infrastructures, devices, services and protocols and security tools and techniques.
The Internet has become a critical infrastructure for both businesses and individual users.
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. 1979, 1986 © Harper Collins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 Cite This Source as an element in word formation, ultimately from cybernetics (q.v.).
It enjoyed explosive use with the rise of the Internet early 1990s.
Thereby, a feeling similar to a spoken conversation is created, which distinguishes chatting from other text-based online communication forms such as Internet forums and email.
Online chat may address point-to-point communications as well as multicast communications from one sender to many receivers and voice and video chat, or may be a feature of a web conferencing service.
Online chat includes web-based applications that allow communication – often directly addressed, but anonymous between users in a multi-user environment.