Don't-Miss Security Stories
Bvs1216 uses Microsoft Security Essentials. He asked the Answer Line forum if he needs to supplement it with additional protection.
Many of us rely on the Internet to get things done. Here are some tips and services to help you work smarter and more productively on the Web.
Spiderowych asked the Windows forum if he must upgrade from XP to Windows 7
These terrific tools and tips can rescue your wayward mobile devices and keep your personal data from falling into the wrong hands.
Atrrocket asked if it's best to shut off a PC every night or leave it on
MikeWik's PC got infected with rogue malware. He asked the Antivirus & Security Software forum for help.
Readers ask if they can access Webmail without an Internet connection, and whether using multiple security apps is a problem--the answers are yes and yes.
Too many security programs can slow down your PC and actually cause security problems. A better bet: stick with a minimal set of utilities.
Keith Stanley wants to know if he should logout of Web sites that require a login
Readers ask for help on managing Gmail messages and speeding up antivirus scans--plus offer a quick way to pin folders to the Windows taskbar.
Melissa has her doubts about backing up online. Could her data be stolen?
Zip files can be huge, wreaking havoc with your virus scanner--and potentially your PC as well. Here are two ways to work around the problem.
Talk about convenient! With this open-source gem on your flash drive, you can quickly and easily download all the latest versions of your favorite rescue utilities.
Kent asked the Antivirus & Security Software for the safest way to scan and clean an infected PC's hard drive