Protecting Your Computer


There are many things you can do to protect your computer against criminals.

 


Firewalls

The following content is intended as a guide for University of Florida students and faculty to help them understand some of the issues associated with running personal firewall or network […]
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Free Anti Spyware Tools

Ad-Aware – Free for personal use. Spyware Blaster – Free Spyware Guard – Real-time protection from the makers of Spyware Blaster – Free Spybot Search & Destroy – Free Microsoft’s Anti Spyware – Free
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Stay Updated

Everything from web browsers, file viewers/players and office productivity applications installed on your computer can be susceptible to vulnerabilities, especially if you are not using the most up-to-date versions. Vulnerable […]
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Virus Protection

Millions of viruses are currently circulating the Internet via e-mails, malicious websites and instant messaging. New ones are being released every day and infecting unsuspecting users who open e-mails that […]
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Windows Clean Up Checklist

Do you keep getting pop-ups? Is your computer running a little slower than usual? Fear not! Below are some steps to follow before throwing in the towel and taking it […]
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