How to surf safely? Dump IE, choose a better browser

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This is part 4 of the Safe Surfing Guide series. You may check other parts as well to read the  complete safe surfing guide. To surf safely, your browser can also play an important role. There are so many choices for browsers now: IE, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, SeaMonkey; all are freely available. But unfortunately, most users ...

How to surf safely? Anti-malware

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This is part 2 of the Safe Surfing Guide series. You may check other parts as well for a complete safe surfing guide. After reading the part 1 of this guide, you installed the antivirus software (hopefully, it is Avast), you may still expose yourself to something named malware occasionally. Malware includes all malicious software. Some examples ...

How to surf securely? Antivirus

How to surf securely? Antivirus

The No.1 threat of safe surfing is computer virus. Unless you are using UNIX or Linux, you are facing computer virus on websites almost everyday. In the DOS era, the computer virus was mainly spreading through  floppy disks. At that time, it was cool to bring a box of floppy disks around, just like nowadays bringing ...