April 06, 2012
Our first order of business is to download the programs we will need. Many forms of Malware (some designed to be invisible to the user) will hide in Temp folders, so we will not download programs to ..
January 13, 2011
A firewall helps to keep your computer more secure. A firewall restricts information that comes to your computer from other computers and gives you control over the data on your computer. ..
July 02, 2010
Unauthorized Access Unauthorized access is a big risk for your computer. If your computer is not properly secured it is exposed to threats. For example, you may be visiting a website and all of the ..
May 20, 2010
Shopping online may look fascinating due to almost unlimited supply of products and different sellers on your computer screen. However, online shopping differs from a regular brick-and-mortar one ..
November 19, 2008
The firewall protects an internal network from malicious hackers or software on an external network. Firewalls filter potentially harmful incoming or outgoing traffic. Firewalls are used to subdivide .
November 19, 2008
The Cisco ASA firewall appliance provides great security protection out-of-the box with its default configuration. However, to increase the security protection even further, there are several ..
October 22, 2008
Computer viruses are basically program modifications made to certain files that are designed to replicate on their own (say, when the host program file is executed). Viruses may or may not have a ..
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 ..
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 ..
July 26, 2008
CCNA Certification: What command results in the following output? R3# 00:11:37: RIP: received v2 update from 22.214.171.124 on Serial0 00:11:37: 126.96.36.199/24 via 0.0.0.0 in 1 hops CCENT ..
July 22, 2008
Let's test your knowledge of important Cisco certification exam topics from ROM Monitor mode to loopback addresses! Answers are listed at the end of the article. Good luck! CCNA Certification: What ..
July 18, 2008
Wouldn't it be the greatest of ironies if the IRS issued a public warning that they could be stealing from you? On the first week of July, 2008, it did happen and the IRS even showed a little bit of ..
July 09, 2008
1. Update your hardware - The incidence of computer problems start rising after the computer is 24 to 36 months old. Hardware grows tired and can start to malfunction, though some computers are known .
July 08, 2008
Everyday in security bulletins in websites oriented in safeness and security will come up news about security holes in Microsoft products and especially in Windows. This operation system is most ..
July 02, 2008
Are you an advertiser? Do you want to reach as many targeted customers as possible? Do you want to ride in the Adware-free software bundle? If you do, we will not judge you. However, it may help you ..
June 24, 2008
So - you think you know all there is about computers? There are a lot of popular misconceptions about the machines we live with, work with and play with. So perhaps you might not know your PC as well .
June 23, 2008
Whenever you think of computers, you think of them being inside. However, in today's world we need things that can come with us. That is why you see people all the time in the park with their laptops .
June 22, 2008
If your house has an alarm system, surveillance cameras, or any type of security equipment to prevent burglars, then you can compare it to a firewall. A firewall will monitor and limit connections to .
June 19, 2008
A bot is an important thing that a computer uses when on the Internet. A bot is an application that works to run automated activities for maintenance and protection when the user is on the Internet. ..
June 15, 2008
Online Armor Free Firewall from Tall Emu is a free firewall download which protects your inbound connections and outbound connections, stops unknown programs from running and detects keyloggers - ..
May 14, 2008
OK, show of hands: Who out there has spent loads of money on a nifty antivirus solution for their company-you know, the kind that makes all sorts of promises as to the safety you will enjoy, the ..
March 23, 2008
While you are thinking anything for you laptop you must be highly sensitive towards it. Being the most sophisticated machine any minor harm can lead to a big trouble for you. And if it is out of ..
January 22, 2008
Firewalls are the your first line of security defence against viruses, hackers, and trojans. It is extremely important to ensure is configured properly in order for this security tool to be ..
December 18, 2007
A Firewall is very effective at stopping spyware installation. Even if it does manage to become installed (because of an user action) you will be able to prevent it from communicating with it's ..
August 11, 2007
As you may know, a firewall is a protective barrier for your computer, which acts to shield it from threats on your local network and the internet. It's kind of like a security system for your house. .