Security & Antivirus
Every home and business computer is vulnerable to viruses, which can lead to fraud and infiltration by criminals seeking to steal our identity and finances. Without parental control software children could be exposed to unsuitable material, and up-to-date security software can be an expensive extra. However, there are several simple ways to update your software and keep your system free from unwanted intrusions and fraudulent sites.
Without installing protection, if someone uses your computer to obtain passwords to access your funds you may lose entitlement to a refund.
Soft32’s selection includes tools for encryption, antivirus, anti-spyware, privacy and password managers. The peace of mind that reliable security software can bring is greatly valued by businesses and families alike, and it is well worth developing the habit of refreshing this software as often as possible. Great, free and subscription anti-virus protection offer a comprehensive solution to desktop security.
There are many different Windows antivirus products available, depending on user requirements and the severity of the threat. Avast! Home is one of the most popular free malware protection programmes, with a user-friendly interface which allows detection of malicious downloads.
Microsoft’s Security Essentials suite offers free protection against malware such as virus, spyware, and Trojans. Now the most popular antivirus software product in the USA, and gaining a dedicated following around the world. It is an easy to install free download that automatically keeps itself up to date of all versions of Windows. If you’re looking for all-round protection Norton’s annually upgraded internet security suite can be obtained as a download, offering anti-spyware protection for up to three machines.
RAR Password Cracker uses different algorithms to retrieve lost passwords – useful for regaining access to a long-disused application. This tool requires a little patience as it works through numerical and dictionary options to produce a result (although this could take some time). For full protection, it is worth downloading a free antispyware software protection such as AVG - this monitors links and e-mail and will regularly scan traffic for malware while you are using your computer.
Soft32 takes the stress out of choosing from the best new internet security software. Daily picks are checked for spyware and viruses, making it easy and safe to download a selection of the most popular. Soft32 makes it easy to discover new utilities and other useful applications that can help with keeping you and your family safe online.