surf abuse

surf abuse

Spending excessive time browsing the Web for personal enjoyment rather than work related.
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NASDAQ:TMNT), a provider of Internet usage management and eBusiness intelligence solutions, released its findings on the problem of Internet abuse in the workplace, reporting that 83 percent of surveyed companies were concerned with inappropriate employee usage of the Internet and the resulting legal liabilities and/or negative publicity and over 70 percent said that surf abuse results in real costs to their companies in the way of additional network upgrades, lost productivity and slow network response.