Google Desktop a security risk :o
i didnt ever install it, but looks like its not too safe now either :\
already been posted here.
Its not really a "security risk"...its just doing what it does reall well, searching for data on a computer. If you are using it just on your home computer, you don't have anything to worry about. In addition, you can specify directories/drives that it will not search, so if installed on a shared computer in a public place, any security problems can easily be fixed.
I installed it, and it works like a charm.
I guess that's what beta software is for - ironing out the kinks!
Having said that, It's not a tool I would use anyway, much like their Toolbar.
I for one, like the Google Toolbar, but I
don't want the new search feature which'will search my hard drive.
Sometimes, when I want to do a
search I am looking for fresh info on an
item that I may already have some info on
erm, what's wrong with windows find?
windows find takes me 3 mins to find a particular mp3, google desktop search takes 0.13 seconds.
try re-enabling your indexing service then
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