Post by Chicken George on Jul 17, 2012 20:55:21 GMT 1
Many people get caught out by the likes of large PC retailers when looking for Internet Security software and end up duped into buying them when convinced by the salesman that you will end up the victim of cyber fraud if you dont or your PC will will stop working.
The latter parts to this are true but there is no need to pay large amounts and monthly subscriptions when there is a host of FREE, 100% legal alternatives out there.
Please use this thread if you find something of particular interest that you would like to share.
I will start with a few:
A really popular and excellent program, The ultimate free Internet security solution - ZoneAlarm® Free Antivirus + Firewall
You can also choose to download just the firewall if you are happy with your current anti virus
Microsoft Security Essentials is a new, free consumer anti-malware solution and spyware protection for your computer. It helps protect against viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. The tool offers free spyware protection, and it's available as a no-cost download for Windows XP SP2 and higher, Windows Vista, and Windows 7
Fixbee - for Fast and Safe Computer Cleanup FixBee is based on award winning defragmentation software. It's safe, legal, fast and free! Organize your files, get rid of duplicates and junk, delete useless files and more!