|About the Book|
Many dangers abound in the online world. Youve probably heard about computer viruses, spam and spyware. Maybe you have Norton or McAfee, and you feel safe. But your privacy and the security of the files on your computer may be at risk in ways youveMoreMany dangers abound in the online world. Youve probably heard about computer viruses, spam and spyware. Maybe you have Norton or McAfee, and you feel safe. But your privacy and the security of the files on your computer may be at risk in ways youve never imagined.You CAN stay safe while enjoying everything the online world has to offer. But first, you need to learn about the threats to your security, and how to protect yourself. Like it or not, you are ultimately responsible for the security of your computer, and the safe-keeping of your personal information. But the good news is, you dont need a computer science degree or a pocket protector to get the job done right!I wrote this ebook to tell you everything you need to know about internet security, in a way thats easy to understand. Ive also included practical step-by-step actions you can take, to solve common problems and tighten your defenses. Heres a sample of what else youll discover:- Tools and techniques you need to protect and defend yourself online- How to secure your operating system, your software and your passwords- Pros and cons of both free and commercial anti-virus programs- Firewalls, encryption, and wifi security -- explained in simple terms- Protecting against phishing, botnets, rootkits, and keyloggers- How to find out if there are any holes in your defenses- Free software to take your internet security to the next levelAre you sure youre secure? Read INTERNET SECURITY - Everything You Need to Know and find out!