666 is quite correct about military capabilities.
Designed to survive nuclear war. The military and the NSA take very pro-active measures to make sure they can get into systems and individual computers. Your worry about links and what individual members here can do with links is immaterial to the bigger picture.
Don't use IE unless you play with the settings and get it wired down tight.
Thanks Shadow I don't care about who is right or
wrong ... like a dead singer once used to sing
" all I want is the truth ... just gimme some
truth " ...
and the truth is that we are screwed :-D