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#1 shawn_llw


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Posted 22 July 2006 - 03:00 AM


I would like to know how i can keep my computer safe from hackers besides using antivirus and anti-spyware softwares

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#2 jgweed


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Posted 22 July 2006 - 03:38 AM

Use a firewall.
Always determine if an application is legitmate and malware free before downloading it.
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#3 rookie147


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Posted 22 July 2006 - 03:46 AM

Here are some good free firewalls (please only download one though!)

Kerio Personal Firewall
OutPost Firewall Free
Sygate Personal Firewall

Also, try reading this topic:
Understanding and Using Firewalls

Hope this helps,

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