Build up your defenses against online germ warfare
Discover how viruses work and how to outsmart the cyber-thugs who create them
Viruses, worms, and Trojan horses create a serious health problem for your PC, but this handy little book has the antidote! It’ll help you exterminate those nasty bugs and protect your system from catching more. Find out how to choose the right antivirus software, develop healthy computing habits, and keep your PC happy.
The Dummies Way
- Explanations in plain English
- "Get in, get out" information
- Icons and other navigational aids
- Tear-out cheat sheet
- Top ten lists
- A dash of humor and fun
Discover how to:
About the Author
- Understand how worms and Trojan horses work
- Practice safe surfing
- Block spyware and set up a firewall
- Cure an existing virus infection
- Use virus protection effectively
Peter Gregory, CISSP, CISA, has spent 20 years developing technology solutions for those who aren’t technologically oriented. He is an information security strategist for a wireless telecommunications carrier.
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