Virus and Spam Information
Adware Articles [offsite link]
Some good articles on adware.
Anti-Spyware Software Resources [offsite link]
Information and links to popular anti spyware software and spyware/adware removers.
Bit Defender Antivirus [offsite link]
BitDefender 9 Standard is an outstanding anti virus product, providing hourly updates to ensure you always have protection against the most recent computer virus outbreaks. BitDefender offers heuristic virus detection, real time anti virus protection and also full e-mail protection.
Computer Virus Resources [offsite link]
Links to many websites offering additional information and resources on computer viruses and virus prevention.
Computers Tell All - How to Protect Your Privacy
Did you know that when you delete a file, it is not removed from your PC? Did you know that a record of every picture you view online is written to your hard drive, and that your computer records every webpage you�ve visited?
Detect and Remove Spyware and Adware [offsite link]
Explains the differences between adware and spyware, and symptoms of adware and spyware. Links to good adware removal programs.
Email Security [offsite link]
Information on email security threats like viruses and phishing scams.
f Secure Antivirus [offsite link]
FSecure Protects your computer against viruses, worms and rootkits, is easy to install and use, and also includes anti spyware protection. fSecure offers a free trial version for those who like to "try before you buy".
Free Anti Virus Software [offsite link]
There are several companies offering free antivirus software and/or free trial versions of excellent anti virus software. This page includes links and resources for free antivirus products.
Hardware Firewalls [offsite link]
Hardware firewalls are external devices that act as a guard post between your network and the internet.
How to Manage Spam
The majority of phishing scams are delivered to our inbox as spam email. If you can get control of spam, you will protect yourself from dangerous phishing scams as well.
How to Manage Spam
Spam e-mail can be dangerous, and should be handled with caution. In addition to using anti-spam software, these 10 tips will help you handle junk e-mail as well as protect you from phishing scams, viruses and spyware.
Kaspersky Internet Security [offsite link]
Kaspersky Internet Security provides antivirus, anti spyware, and anti spam software, as well as a great personal firewall.
Net Nanny - Protect Children Online
The absolute best product you can buy to protect children from online predators, pornographic material, violent sites, hate-related sites, and other undesirable content is Net Nanny by LookSmart software.
NOD32 Antivirus [offsite link]
Eset software�s NOD32 has consistently been rated as the "best protection against zero-day outbreaks and attacks by the world�s leading antivirus testing organizations". Professional reviews indicate NOD32 may be the best virus protection in the industry.
Norton Antivirus [offsite link]
Norton Antivirus is a product that has been around a long time, and this product has a great reputation.
Panda Platinum Internet Security [offsite link]
Panda software�s internet security includes anti virus with daily signature updates, automatic spyware and adware detection, anti-phishing IE plug in, privacy protection, parental control software, software firewall, and privacy protection.
Parental Control Software Options
The best way to protect children from the dangerous side of the web while still allowing them the freedom to explore and enjoy all the good things the internet has to offer is to use Parental Control software.
Plagued with Pop-Up Ads? Adware is the Culprit!
Is your computer plagued with pop-up advertisements? Are there new shortcuts on your desktop that go to websites you�ve never seen before? Has your computer slowed down to a crawl, particularly when using your web browser? If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, adware is the likely cause.
Recognizing EMail Scams and Internet Fraud
Hundreds of thousands of internet-based scams and fraudulent schemes exist online. The key to staying safe is learning how to recognize a scam when you see one.
Spam Detection Techniques
If your email spam filter were to let a suspicious email reach your in-box, would you recognize the danger? Learn what to look for to make sure you don't open the wrong emails!
Spyware & Spyware Removers
Spyware is a type of malicious software that is installed on your computer without your consent. It runs silently in the background, and you don�t even know it�s there.
Spyware and Viruses Require Different Types of Protection
Technology In the News
Whether you chuckle or shake your head in disbelief, here are the top stories of the week in the world of technology!
Viruses and Antivirus Software [offsite link]
Resource for more information on computer viruses and the types of anti virus software available.
What is Adware? [offsite link]
Information on adware, symptoms of adware, and adware removal.
Why does Phishing Work? [offsite link]
What is phishing? Why do so many people get taken in by phishing emails? All about dangerous phishing scams and how to avoid becoming a victim.
Why You Need a Computer Security Suite
A computer security suite protects you against the most common internet security threats � viruses, spyware and intruders. Anyone who uses the internet should be using an antispyware product, antivirus software, and a firewall of some type.
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