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The Lowdown on “Free” Anti-Spyware Downloads

You’ve heard of them: free anti-spyware software. You’ve probably been tempted to click on the popup or email that brought you the offer. While...

10 Tips for Securing Your Mac

Mac computers are some of the most secure, experiencing much fewer cases of malware infection than their Windows counterparts. However, this...

What Types of Spyware are Out There?

Spyware is any software that obtains information from a PC without the user’s knowledge. There are many different types of spyware operating...

Free Spyware Detectors

Spyware on your computer? It's more likely than you think. 90 percent of Internet-connected computers are infected with some form of spyware. Spyware...

What is Spyware?

Spyware is any technology or programming on your computer that covertly gathers information; the data is then sold to advertisers or to other...

How Did Spyware End Up on My Computer?

The worst thing about spyware silently cohabitating on your computer isn’t just how long it’s been there or what it’s been up to, but figuring...

Can Macs Get Viruses?

For years, Mac users have claimed their computers are resistant – even immune – to viruses. The truth of such claims is often the subject of...

How to Protect Your Computer From Viruses

Viruses can wreak havoc on your computer, potentially causing sluggish performance, the loss of your data and even identity theft. Defending...

How to Remove Ransomware

Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or malware, that essentially holds your computer hostage while demanding a ransom of some sort. The...

The Most Common Types of Malware

Malicious software, or malware, is any type of program that someone sneaks onto your phone, tablet or laptop without your permission. Anti-malware...

How to Remove Adware

Adware, or software supported by advertising, is downloaded to your computer while you are surfing the internet, sometimes without your knowledge....

Top 10 Worst Types Of Computer Viruses

In today's virtual world, there are many security threats in the form of computer viruses. They evolved over the past several decades and are...

Internet Security Suite or Premium Internet Security Suite?

By including Defender with Windows 8, Microsoft has taken pity on those who refuse to buy third-party internet security software. Of course Defender...

VIPRE Security Suite vs Norman Security Suite

Internet Security Suites Comparison Any commercially available internet security software for Windows is better than the protections native to...

Internet Safety for Children

The world experienced by kids today is very different from the one we experienced growing up. In fact, there is no one under the age of 18 who...

Encryption Software for Windows

File encryption software augments internet security software. They aren’t the same thing. Internet security software detects and stops malware...

Sporn�What is it?

Most people are annoyed by the deluge of spam they receive on a daily basis. Unsolicited advertisements promoting mortgage refinances, travel...

Spam-What is it?

Before you choose the right spam filter for you, you should first learn more about the enemy called spam. Unsolicited Commercial Email: Why is...

Spam Statistics 2006

The statistics below are current as of 2006, but Spam statistics are quickly outdated. These statistics were derived from a number of different...

Spam Safety Tips

Spam can be extremely frustrating to some individuals while others don't seem to be bothered by it. If you are one many trying to reduce the...

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