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Technology news today bombards readers with dire warnings about the dangerous, unsafe condition of the Internet. This article explains the basics of online threats and walks HASA readers through securing your system against malware.

 

 

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 Is Anything Safe? 978 0 17 Jun 10
2 How Do Exploits Happen? 551 0 17 Jun 10
3 Anatomy of an Exploit 362 0 17 Jun 10
4 Where the Shadows Lie 1,038 0 17 Jun 10
5 What? Me Worry? 248 0 17 Jun 10
6 Operating Systems 1,200 0 17 Jun 10
7 OS and Program Updates 963 0 17 Jun 10
8 Firewall/Security Software 1,357 0 17 Jun 10
9 Administrators, Standard Users, and UAC 571 0 17 Jun 10
10 PDF Security 1,351 0 17 Jun 10
11 Adobe Flash Player Security 828 0 17 Jun 10
12 Browser Security 2,892 0 17 Jun 10
13 IE Security Basics 2,535 0 17 Jun 10
14 Firefox Security Basics 1,712 0 15 Jun 10
15 How I Browse 1,384 0 17 Jun 10
16 What Do I Do First? 803 0 19 Jun 10
Appx. Word Count 18,773 0  
 

 

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Story Information

Author: Anglachel

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: Other

Genre: Research Article

Rating: General

Last Updated: 06/19/10

Original Post: 06/14/10

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