Find Sporting Goods on eBay
Video and Audio], Broadcasting and podcasting Broadcast On the Net

[description], Story, any other text you want to use.

6 Essential Steps to Protect Your Computer On the Internet For Free

 by: Jerry Yu

Recently one of my friends asked me to check out if his computer was infected by virus. He suspected because occasionally the computer was shut down automatically when connected to internet. My first thought was the Sasser worm 60 seconds auto count-down. As he uses Windows 98 second edition with IE5, the virus must be a Sasser variant.

I'm not network security expert but I know some basic things he must do to protect his home PC. It was a shock when he told me that his 4 years old PC had no protection except McAfee anti-virus.

  • Bought in 2000 and no Windows service packs had been applied since then.

  • McAfee anti-virus software came with the PC when bought and no updates since then.

  • No firewall installed.

  • No anti spyware installed.

This is what I did to beef up his PC to the best of my knowledge.

Step #1: Patch the operating system.

The first thing I did was update his Windows 98 to the latest available Windows updates for Windows 98.

  • Open Microsoft Windows Update page at http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com/

  • Scan the PC to find out what critical updates and security fixes are missing.

  • Select, download, and install a selection of updates, especially any Critical Updates.

  • Restart the PC after finished.

When you open the Microsoft Windows Update page, click the "Scan for updates" link. The page will suggest what updates are needed based on your Windows version. You should install all Critical Updates suggested by Microsoft.

It took me about one and half hour to complete the above steps.

Step #2: Download, install, and run Spybot to get rid of all spyware.


http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?page=download

Spybot-S&D is a free anti-spyware software to detect any spyware installed on your PC.

Spyware is any software that is installed on your PC and tracks your online behavior without your knowledge or consent. Spyware generally can

  • Track what web pages you are visiting and send these information to advertising companies. This kind of spyware is commonly called adware.

  • Track and record your computer activities such as what keys you hit. This is generally called Trojans.

  • Change your web browser's home page.

  • And more...

After installed Spybot, I immediately scanned my friend's computer and found 166 problems. The first run killed nearly all of them except some memory residents that had to be killed after a reboot.

Step #3: Download and install Kerio Personal Firewall (KPF).


http://www.kerio.com/us/kpf_download.html

Kerio Personal Firewall limited free edition is for home users. After installation, KPF works as the full edition for 30 days, after which it becomes the limited free edition.

You may also try the free ZoneAlarm firewall. Be aware that ZoneAlarm free edition uses a lot of computer memory.

The following is the free ZoneAlarm firewall download link. You hardly can find this download link on ZoneAlarm site because they want you to buy the Pro version which is a much better choice.


http://www.zonealarm.com/store/content/company/products/znalm/freeDownload.jsp

Step #4: Download AVG anti-virus software


http://www.grisoft.com/us/us_dwnl_free.php

Because my friend has McAfee antivirus installed but has not been updated for about 4 years. I downloaded AVG Free Edition antivirus software and let him to consider if he wanted to pay and update his McAfee or use the freebie. Running two antivirus software on the same computer can cause conflicts.

Step #5: Install password management software - RoboForm free edition.


http://www.roboform.com/?affid=siter

RoboForm is a password management software with Artificial Intelligence built in that can automatically fill online forms for you. It has been featured on The Wall Street Journal, CNN, The New York Times, Financial Times, PC Magazine, etc.

Nowadays we all have many usernames and passwords to use on the internet. Some spywares record your keystrokes and send them to the hackers. It has been reported many times that people lost all their money in online bank account or internet payment system account.

One of RoboForm key features is designed to combat this kind of key logger hacking. RoboForm can

  • AutoSave passwords in browser.

  • AutoFill passwords to login form.

  • Click Login button for you.

  • Fill personal info into online forms.

  • Save offline passwords & notes.

  • Generate Secure Random Passwords.

  • Encrypt passwords and personal info using 3-DES.

  • All personal info is stored on your computer only.

  • Put passwords on USB KeyChain for extra security.

  • Sync your passwords and safenotes to a Palm.

  • Backup & Restore, Print your passwords.

  • More features: drill down for more.

RoboForm works best with IE 5.0 and above. IE6 is the recommended browser to use with Artificial Intelligence RoboForm.

Note: free eidition comes with some limitations.

Step #6: Apply additional security measures.

More security measures and resources:

Mission completed. It took me nearly 4 hours that night and the result is so far so good.

About The Author

The author, Jerry Yu, is an experienced internet marketer and web developer. Visit his site http://www.WebActionGuide.com for FREE "how-to" step-by-step action guide, tips, knowledge base articles, and more.


satellite tv programming

Brodcast On the Net - streaming video, streaming audio, video conferencing, audio
Broadcast On the Net. If you are running a search for video conferencing and are looking for audio streaming or video streaminng and web conferenceing then you have come to the proper place. You can find many of the finest sites with the best conferencing services. Even find video studios or maybe the video talent to produce your program, no matter what you are looking for you can see the best streaming media here.
Brodcast On the Net - streaming video, streaming audio, video conferencing, audio

satellite tv programming - high quality sites


When you’re looking for information on buying satellite tv programming it can all seem very overwhelming. But don’t worry, because we’ve sorted through all the satellite tv programming sites on the internet and have found the very best ones that will get you what you want, how you want it.
We know how important it is to be informed when you’re looking for satellite tv programming. Some websites are better than others and will meet your satellite tv programming needs in a better fashion.

When you’re looking for a high quality satellite tv programming site you know you can rely on, we recommend the above web site. We have taken the hard work out of your satellite tv programming shopping and narrowed our list of satellite tv programming websites down to only those of the very best.

Knowing you’re getting value for money is very important in buying satellite tv programming, so by coming to this web site you can rest with the sound knowledge that you are getting the satellite tv programming you paid for.

By buying through our recommend links you can also rest assured your satellite tv programming will be of the highest quality. How do we know? Because when we’re shopping for satellite tv programming ourselves it’s where we go.

You might wonder why we’re suggesting you click on some outside links rather than stay on our satellite tv programming site. Well it’s because we’ve only just put this site up and haven’t yet got it fully operational. Our aim is to be the best site for satellite tv programming info on the net, and I’m sure that one day soon we’ll achieve it. So please bookmark us and come back soon. Meanwhile please follow one of the links.

Main Menu
Broadcast On the Net
Site Map

Affiliate Ads, Links, news, etc.

News for 03-Sep-22

Source: BBC News - Home
How to stop social media videos autoplaying

Source: BBC News - Home
Israel settlements: Netanyahu snubs 'shameful' UN vote

Source: BBC News - Home
Donald Trump gets 'very nice letter from Vladimir Putin'

Source: BBC News - Home
Allan Little: The year the world changed

Source: BBC News - Home
How phones changed the imagery of the American campaign

Source: BBC News - Home
Ken Matheson: Former British Cycling coach says 'culture of fear' exists

Source: BBC News - Home
Syria: 'Moment of relief' for Aleppo children

Source: BBC News - Home
Obama's snowman phobia

Source: BBC News - Home
The longest kiss

Source: BBC News - Home
Adrenaline and exhaustion


Links
Links
Links
Google

Law Meet | Take It Right | Fantasy Baseball Online | Talk On The Net
Copyright © 2005. Name of Site here. Last Updated: Saturday, 03-Sep-2022 00:02:01 MDT.
Internet Meetings   RX Right!   Medical Presentations