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Old 12-29-2006, 04:08 PM   #1
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I am just reinstalling my other pc now.

What are the first things I should download to keep my computer secure, in all means, virus system and spybot thingy destoryers all that good stuff. Let me know please! Link to it would be nice too!
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Zone Alarm Firewall www.zonelabs.com

AVG Google search "Avg free"
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Old 12-29-2006, 05:58 PM   #3
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sygate personal firewall is good as well http://www.tucows.com/preview/213160
comodo personal firewall -also good ( i use this one on my laptop) http://www.personalfirewall.comodo.com/

avg free antivirus http://free.grisoft.com/doc/1

adaware http://www.lavasoftusa.com/
spybot search and destroy http://www.safer-networking.org/
windows defender http://www.microsoft.com/athome/secu...e/default.mspx
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And make sure that your windows firewall is on the second you make an internet connection.
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Which firewall would you suggest works the best, I know its on a personal prefence but if you had to choose 1 which one would you choose?
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Old 12-29-2006, 08:41 PM   #6
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Also THANK YOU very much for the suggestions, some of these I never heard of, such as windows defender, thanks.
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Old 12-30-2006, 07:45 AM   #7
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i personally think that comodo is very good , the only reason it is free is because they are the company that certify all the ssl certificates
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