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(September 22, 2008) Malware is a form of software that launches a malicious attack on your personal computer by making changes without your knowledge or consent. Many times people think of this in terms of computer viruses, even though malware actually covers a large range of computer problems that can be instituted ..
(September 22, 2008) Anyone who owns a computer knows that after a few months of using it, it begins to slow down. After a year or so, you may notice that your computer is operating much more slowly than it did when it was new. But why does this happen? Well, there are a number of reasons and a number of things you can .
(September 22, 2008) Everyone who has dealt with computers in the past few years knows what a pain spyware can be on their hard drives. Spyware is generally embedded in ads and spam that gets into your computer and takes control over parts of your computer without your knowledge or consent. This can cause serious ..
(September 22, 2008) Performing a registry clean up is something all computer users should do frequently. The registry is your computer's list of all programs, attached equipment, and Windows processes that the computer uses. However, many users don't know how to clean their registries - some may not even know the ..
(September 22, 2008) Zone Alarm's free firewall program is designed to help protect your computer from hackers and viruses. Basically, a firewall is like a castle wall surrounding your computer. Only those programs and users that you choose to lower the drawbridge for can enter. The rest, including harmful programs and .
(September 22, 2008) One of the best ways to prevent your computer from becoming a victim to spyware and other harmful programs is to install a successful adware blocker program on your computer. Adware is a form of malware made up of viruses and spyware that use false advertisements and banners to worm their way into ..