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Viruses, Bugs, Worms, Dataminers, Spybots, and Trojan horses. The Internet is a actual minefield of effects that can invade your PC and change it's Defense and Performance.

You can do a little about it and you can do it FREE, using some or all of the next programs and tips.

Anti-Virus protection.

One of the best Free programs for this is AntiVir Individual Magazine Anti-Virus software. Download it from: http://www. free-av. com Install on your PC and leave it consecutively to block any incoming bugs or viruses! It can also be used to scan your coordination for any preceding invasions, but be patient, this takes about 15 notes to complete. Worth in succession periodically, to check all is ok.

FireWalls and Broadband.

If you are on Broadband, bear in mind using Firewall software. Most good ISP's now amount free. (eg AOL). If yours doesn't, you can get a logically good Free delicate firewall arrangement from 'ZoneAlarm' at http://www. zonelabs. com . Tip - DON'T leave your PC coupled to the Internet when you are not using it! Bring down the accidental of a bit loading while you are not monitoring effects !

SpyBot finders and Ad blockers.

Various programs free on the web, both 'Paid' and 'Free'. You can get good fallout from using 2 Free parcels that are available. These are 'SpyBot Explore & Destroy' and 'Ad-Aware'. Downloads obtainable at http://www. lavasoft. de for AD-Aware http://www. safer-networking. org for SpyBot Using both of these junk mail ensures that, you get with one, any 'bots' that the other one misses.

Suspect you have a virus?

If you think you by now have a virus, a good Free tool for glance and carnage them is McAfee Stinger. Free download at: http://us. mcafee. com/virusInfo/default. asp?id=stinger

Some Broad Tips

Get in the habit of, every time you disconnect from the web, deleting ALL files from the next folders:

C:/WINDOWS/Temporary Internet

Beware 'Boys Toys' and 'Freebies'! Think, if a big cheese wants to apply a bug, get tracking software onto your PC etc, the best place for them to do it is chairs where you go to get 'freebies' to download! The above sites are as usual 'ad free', but be aware that if you download porn, free music, free games, free software, there is often a 'price' to pay. At all times use the above programs after visiting ANY of these sorts of sites!

John Roberts is a Casual Exercise Consultant and Administrator of JayrConsulting Ltd. (http://www. jayrconsulting. co. uk) John is also an effective appendage of TrainerBase (http://www. trainerbase. co. uk) and is constantly open to chat on any instruction topics.


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