Cybersecurity principles borrowed from the DOD and physical security can lead us to a greater world trade perspective.
The safest way to drive is by assuming others may make mistakes or break rules that will have drastic consequences. In the same way, those you encounter online may be breaking rules or attempting to take advantage of you. Security tools are important, but the first line of defense is you!
Vista’s Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) includes a feature called “Protected Mode.” It sounds good, but what it is and what does it do? In this article we’ll look at this feature and offer some recommendations on whether you should use it.
On paper, MaxProtect for Kids, CYBERsitter, and Net Nanny seem fairly evenly matched in features and function. Two have more comprehensive filtering, while the third provides more reporting functionality. Still, one stands out as a product to avoid and you may be surprised by the winner.
This guide looks at three major players in security software suites: McAfee VirusScan Plus 2007, BitDefender AntiVirus v10, and Trend Micro AntiVirus plus AntiSpyware. Two will help you sleep soundly at night, but the third will have your head seeking the nearest wall during waking hours
CA Anti-Virus Plus Anti-Spyware 2008 doesn’t offer anything flashy, but rather serves as a solid security product backed by the experience of a security software vendor that has been around a long time.
e-Capsule Private Safe HD is a great way to keep your data safe, even from those who may have physical access to your computer. Let’s face it, data encryption is crucial to keeping your data secure. If you want to easily and seamlessly encrypt your data, e-Capsule Private Safe HD may be your tool.
McAfee VirusScan Plus 2008 with Site Advisor is a solid all-in-one security suite delivering antivirus, anti-spam, firewall, and network security protection. McAfee’s Security Center is slick yet robust, delivering excellent PC security software specifically for the home and small business user.
Diskeeper 2008 HomeServer edition keeps your storage media in top condition. If you have multiple computers accessing the home server and lots of audio and video media, storage can get badly fragmented quickly. Diskeeper 2008 HomeServer may be just the right medicine for your storage problems.
BitDefender Total Security 2008 is a rock-solid security product in a long line of quality security products from Softwin. Total Security 2008 will serve most home users superbly, but there are some quirky user interface flaws that mar this otherwise excellent package.
BitDefender Antivirus 2008 offers superior antivirus protection without the extra features and functionality of a complete security suite. But BitDefender Antivirus 2008 makes up for it by being small, fast, intuitive, and effective.
PC Tools Spyware Doctor 5.1 for Windows has a cure for whatever ails your PC. Malware, and trojans, and spyware, oh my! This anti-spyware software from PC Tools offers an effective security solution with a clean interface which will appeal to all levels of Windows users.
Judging from the cool-factor of the iolo AntiVirus product icon, users should expect to be wowed. Any product entering an already established niche should knock your socks off. Does iolo AntiVirus match up against the other virus scanners out there, or should you give it a nice big yawn and move on?
System Mechanic 7 Professional offers a wide range of tools and features to help find and repair errors, clean out clutter, and speed up system performance. But it’s also chock-full of other tools you may not need or want. Is it too much? You decide.
3BSoftware Registry Repair Pro For Windows is a utility that scans the Windows registry for invalid or obsolete information. Keeping your registry clean will increase your system performance and eliminate potential problems. So how does Registry Repair Pro For Windows perform? Read on.
SpyEraser 2 from Uniblue Systems protects your PC from spyware, adware, and many other forms of malicious software found in millions of websites. Spyware is becoming much more dangerous and sophisticated. If you don’t have an anti-spyware application such as SpyEraser 2, you will become a victim.
Net Librarian tries to be a meta-search engine intending to focus on fine-tuning stored results for users in the realm of education and research. It works to an extent, but remains behind the times in performance and results.
CyberScrub AntiVirus Lifetime Edition bills itself as a cheap alternative to commercial antivirus offerings. But as the old adage says, you get what you pay for.
SpyEraser states that nine out of ten computers connected to the Internet are infected with spyware. Spyware can be frustrating as well as damaging. SpyEraser can help you keep your computer clean and malware free while preventing it from grinding to a halt.
With Norton AntiVirus 2008, Symantec has stepped up its antivirus protection. This version enables users to protect their PCs from threats in emails, instant messages, viruses, worms, and even Trojan horses. With its new home network monitoring functionality, Norton AntiVirus 2008 raises the bar.