Internet Security

  Grey Wolf 01:06 01 Feb 2004

Hi some other advice will be well appreciated
on weather I can make it any safer for free if possible.

I have windows 98se

This is the security programs I use

Norton AntiVirus 2002
Norton Internet Security
Ad-aware 6
Browser Hijack Blaster

Many thanks

  Cook2 01:13 01 Feb 2004

get Mailwasher free download click here

  Gaz 25 01:42 01 Feb 2004

What about spybot search and destroy? click here

Gaz 25

  hugh-265156 01:45 01 Feb 2004

test your firewall click here

  Gaz 25 01:50 01 Feb 2004

And test the good old antivirus is working:

click here

  georgemac 08:42 01 Feb 2004

click here for security issues, not sure if they al apply to 98se though.

  georgemac 08:57 01 Feb 2004

As I recently fitted a new mobo and did a clean install, I decided to run the shields up checks again from the above site.

I use sygate personal firewall, AVG anti virus, spywareblaster and spybot.

On reinstall, I installed Shoot the messenger, & UnPnP from the above site, and have just used DCMbobulator to disable this windows function.

All the shields aup tests showed my computer as ultra secure which is very pleasing, and the sygate port scan log is packed which shows how well the firewall is doing its job.

  georgemac 08:59 01 Feb 2004

sorry did not realise your link was to the Steve Gibson website until I decided to use it to test my firewall - nice work and a very useful site.

  Grey Wolf 21:02 03 Feb 2004

Thanks all

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