Don't-Miss Security Stories
Trend Micro's suite fails at the most basic task of detecting and blocking malicious software. Not recommended.
If Kaspersky wants to charge the highest price, its security suite should have the best protection and a smooth, intuitive interface. It doesn't.
The strong Norton security suite may cost a little more than some competitors, but it's easy to use and good at blocking malicious software.
F-Secure's suite has decent detection and a clear, informative interface, but other security packages offer stronger protection.
The Panda security suite covers all the bases with its features, and it scans quickly, but it lags behind some rivals at malware detection.
We challenged one blogger to make the switch: a full conversion from Windows Vista to Windows 7 for three days. From gaming, to business, to screwing around on the Internet: Did our intrepid upstart make it through until the bitter end? And what's up with that buffalo?
Times may be tough, but you can still cobble together a quick-and-easy gift on the cheap: Make a PC mixtape from downloads.
The most recent version of the popular Foxmarks utility permits you to sync passwords stored on your browser.
Here are five free and paid tools that can help you manage your trove of passwords without leaving you tied to one PC.
Responsibility for faulty component under warranty clouded by third-party manufacturer.
A no-muss, no-fuss guide to free security tools that work together to protect your PC.
These free products can save you from malicious software and eavesdroppers. Don't leave your PC exposed and vulnerable.
New online services offer to protect you from identity theft, and some claim to help you undo damage after it happens. But when we tested the services, we found that many fall short.