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Greater Phoenix, Arizona Area

Links to software, helpful and interesting information.

Security
The following links provide free software for Windows based systems to protect your computer from viruses, adware, spybots and filter your email for incoming spam
  • Anti-virus protection: AVG Anti-Virus
  • Firewall: ZoneAlarm Free
  • Spam Protection: Spamihilator Free
  • Filter spam from your email: Spam Fighter
  • Scan and stop spybots: Spybot S&D (Search & Destroy)
    What is a spybot?: This is a piece of code that attempts to steal your passwords and other personal data.
  • Scan for adware placed on your hard drive: Ad-Aware
    What is adware?:This is a piece of code that is used by marketers to find out what content(pages) you view on the web.
The free versions of the above have a few inconsequential limitations.
Utilities
  • KeePass - Password Safe
    Store all of your user ids, passwords, and associated web addresses safely on your computer, and only have to remember 1 master password.
Interesting Software:
For Those With Vista (and hate it!)