Protect Yourself From PC Security PitfallsApril 23, 2008 – 4:45 AM
Our columnist shows you how to get rid of spyware, shrug off spam, and stay safe on unsecured public networks.
Viruses, spyware, and worms. Oh, my!
We all know the dangers inherent in accessing the Internet, and we all take precautions. Yet our PCs still occasionally get infected because we can’t know everything.
Here I’ll show you how to rid your PC of nefarious, spyware-infected programs, explain why you sometimes receive strange e-mail from your own address, and teach you how to stay safe on unsecured public wireless networks.