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A Guide to Windows 7 Security

Lock down your PC, protect your data, and safeguard your network with Windows 7's security tools.

Protect Your Privacy on Facebook and Twitter

Here's how to safeguard your identity and your personal data in the age of the social Web.

Multi-Function File Host Could Save You Money

Egnyte combines online backup, storage, and more, saving hassle and cost of running multiple solutions.

Protect Your Network With an Open-Source Firewall

When you need a robust firewall on a non-existent budget, here is an easy solution.


The Art of Creating Strong Passwords

When it comes to password strength, educating users is just as important as enforcing policies.

Hardware Firewalls Bring Big Security to Small Businesses

Protect your company with an inexpensive unified security gateway.

Online Backups Save Up-Front Hardware Costs

Mozy charges monthly for licenses and storage space versus paying thousands up-front.

Better Business Endpoint Security Solutions

Integrated security suites make endpoint security simpler and more effective.

Make Remote Backups On the Cheap

Trade bandwidth with a friend or business so they host your backup and you host theirs.

Free Network Management Tool Saves Your Budget

The ad-supported Spiceworks IT Desktop manages medium- and small-business networks at no cost.

Master the Software Updating Process to Keep Your PC Safe and Stable

Running the latest versions of software helps keep your computer secure from malicious software. Here's how to manage software updates for all your major apps.

Security Software: Protection or Extortion?

Two PC World contributors square off to debate the necessity or nuisance of antimalware apps.

Three Free, Easy Ways To Protect Your Network

Locking down your business data doesn't have to cost a fortune. These security basics lay the foundation for network security.