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Internet Security and Personal Security Risks: Antivirus

This research guide covers Internet security topics, including: eDiscovery, cyberspace, cloud computing and more. #internetsecurity #phishing

Anti-Virus for Windows


There are many good antivirus programs for
Windows computers and some are free.
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You can checkout antivirus reviews too.  Here are a couple of good ones:
Tom's Guide
PC Magazine

Ninite Program Updater

It's not anti-virus, but keeping programs up-to-date is very important. Many product upgrades include fixes for security vulnerabilities. Most of us have dozens of programs running in the background that we may not even be aware of. Ninite will update these programs simultaneously.
Ninite program updater

FloridaBarNews.TV

Hackers are increasingly targeting lawyers' computers.

Anti-Virus for Mac

Mac computers need protection too.
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Here's a good review for Mac antivirus software: 
Tom's Guide

Malware

 

Malware can be hostile or intrusive, and may disrupt computer operation.  It sometimes escapes the detection of antivirus software.  I've used Malwarebytes for years with good results.

Password Managers

LastPass

After creating an account, products like LastPass, will allow you to save all your passwords to one location and launch you applications from there.
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