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(August 12, 2008) When you go to a computer store, you can be faced with shelf upon shelf of antivirus software. All of them claim to get rid of viruses and Trojans that are found on your machine. So they must all work as well as each other, right? Wrong! There is a big difference in performance. Here is how to ..
(July 31, 2008) Have you noticed that your computer is running slow recently? Or maybe it's just behaving weirdly or not following commands. It could be that you've picked up a computer virus. In this case it is a good idea to scan your machine for the presence of an infection. Here are ways that you can carry out .
(July 29, 2008) We all know that you have to take Internet security seriously these days. There are viruses, spyware and Trojans out there that can wreck your machine. One way of doing this is to check your computer by running a virus scan. There has recently been an increase in the number of companies that offer ..
(July 28, 2008) There used to be a time when the only computer threat you had to worry about was viruses. Now there is a full range of malware that could wreck your machine, steal personal information or just cause misery. This includes spyware, adware and spam. The computer security industry has responded by ..
(July 27, 2008) Most people have heard of computer viruses and the problems that they can cause. But there is another group of software that can be equally destructive. They are called Trojans or Trojan horses. Trojans get their name from the famous Greek myths. In the story, the Greek army were besieging the ..
(July 23, 2008) There has been a distinct little industry of antivirus software producers who have been competing to keep our computers virus free. Small specialist companies have traditionally dominated this industry. But in 2006, the mighty Microsoft threw their hat into the ring. Should other companies be ..
(April 01, 2008) There are a number of different computer viruses that have become very well known. Even the man in the street is familiar with them, not just computer nerds. One of these is the computer virus Melissa. What is it? The Melissa computer virus caused havoc to many computer networks by causing email ..