Wednesday October 16th at 3PM PST we will be presenting a live Q&A about the science of viruses, trojans, malware, spyware, rootkits and other nasty beasts. Central theme will be how to protect a computer from these threats. You can watch live by going to our site at www.lassenpc.com and enter questions during the presentation.
Edited 10/16/13 by AB
Here’s our broadcast! Links to the software we mention are below.
Security basics – http://lassenpc.com/quick-tips/security/
Microsoft Security Essentials- http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=5201
Programs that check for updates of all programs: http://www.filehippo.com/updatechecker/
Open DNS- http://www.opendns.com/
Web Of Trust for Chrome- http://www.mywot.com/
Free email providers that scan for viruses:
Outlook (Also known as MSN, hotmail, live) – http://www.outlook.com