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Our motto: "Si vis pacem, para bellum." (If you wish for peace, prepare for war.) This huge list of free computer security products and services has been compiled over several years and is continuously updated.
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Jotti's malware scan is a free online service that enables you to scan suspicious files with several anti-virus programs. Scanners used are Linux versions; detection differences with Windows versions of the same scanners may occur due to implementation differences. There is a 25MB limit per file.
Remove latest threats detected by our Labs F-Secure Easy Clean finds and removes many of the most common viruses, worms, and spyware detected by our Labs. When run, it will also do a quick check for rootkit symptoms on the computer and then proceed with scanning and removing infections.
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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free utilizes Malwarebytes powerful technology to detect and remove all traces of malware including worms, trojans, rootkits, rogues, dialers, spyware and more.
In today's climate what is the best approach to avoiding getting your PC infected with malware? Gizmo lays out some simple steps you can take to ensure viruses, trojans, keyloggers and other nasties don't take control of your PC
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This guide was written for version 6.0, also known as 2013, of Comodo Internet Security (CIS). This guide will work equally well for configuring Comodo Firewall, but the screenshots are from CIS.
Notwithstanding claims of others, I cannot pretend to be entirely unbiased in my reviews; indeed, an “unbiased human” is an oxymoron.
Top of the list is Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free (MBAM). MBAM is a top notch and reputable product. A fairly lightweight download (just over 10 MB) and simple installation means this is not a burdensome product.
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Due to requests I have put together a short guide on how to use the Vista "Windows Firewall with Advanced Security" I was not quite sure as to how to put the info forward, as there is the "Windows Firewall with Advanced Security", but there are 2 other areas that need to be looked at.
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