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DropMyRights part 3: Living with it

Living with the DropMyRights program.

By August 16, 2007


DropMyRights part 2: Installing and configuring

Installing and configuring the free DropMyRights program to make Windows XP more secure.

By August 12, 2007


Two free programs help prevent drive-by downloads

With Web-hosting companies now in the cross-hairs of malware distributors, you need to take extra precautions to avoid infection simply by visiting a compromised site.

By August 17, 2010


Online Armor Firewall: First Impressions

After using the product very briefly, what I liked and didn't like and how it compares to the free version of ZoneAlarm.

By July 16, 2008


Why you want a Linux Live CD

I make a case that all Windows users should keep a Linux Live CD at their beck and call.

By July 10, 2008


Hold off on Firefox version 3

Don't be in a rush to install new software, any new software

By June 17, 2008


The pillars of Defensive Computing

A cheat sheet for defensive computing.

By April 20, 2008


Web sites acting up? Try repairing Internet Explorer

A Microsoft KB article has instructions for re-installing IE under Windows XP

By March 18, 2008


Defensively installing Microsoft Office Service Pack 3

Don't be in a rush to install new service packs--or any new software for that matter.

By February 28, 2008


Defensive Computing Cheat Sheet

A review of the postings on this blog

By December 29, 2007