Listed below are excellent programs which are free. To familiarize you with some common problems,
we have some simple definitions of common threats. Our free programs are some great solutions.
Adware: Our definition: Any software application
in which advertising banners are displayed while the program is running
is called Adware.
Spyware: Spyware is any software
that transmits information back to a third party without notifying the
user. Note: Some privacy advocates also call legitimate computer
monitoring, filtering, Internet monitoring, password recovery, security
or surveillance software "Spyware" because it could be used without notifying
Web Browser HiJacker These are programs that change settings in your browser without your
knowledge. These programs will often times change your browser's homepage
and searching features and often reset itself again and again and will
not let you remove it. This is done in an effort to drive revenue to a different homepage advertiser as well as force their virus and spyware software onto your computer. These browser hijackers can
also compile and transmit your searching habits and well as other personal information.
How to Turn On “Safe Search” features of Search Engines- article with a list of all major search engines with instructions how to turn on the strict web filtering feature known as “safe searching”. Please keep in mind, however, that just as you can turn this feature on, a savvy child can also turn this feature off. Click Here
What is an e-mail filter? These programs can help separate your spam from the mail you
really want to read.
Junk Email Filter (tm)
SpamButcher Junk Email Filter
Update junk e-mail filters for Outlook
The Apache SpamAssassin Project
These are specialized utilities
for virus removal. The list is updated on regular basis.
Tools for Removal after infection
AdWare - SpyWare - Hijacker
These are programs that protect your computer from POP-UP
ads which automaticly download data to your computer without your knowledge
Free Spyware Detection & Removal
Dearch & Destroy
Google Earth lets you fly anywhere on Earth to view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean. You can explore rich geographical content, save your toured places, and share with others.
Fly from space to your neighborhood.
Type in an address and zoom right in.
Search for schools, parks, restaurants,
and hotels. Get driving directions.
Tilt and rotate the view to see 3D
terrain and buildings.
Save and share your searches and favorites.
Even add your own annotations.
Google's new 411 service is free, fast and easy to use. Give it a try now and see how simple it is to find and connect with local businesses for free. Dial 1-800-GOOG-411.
Search with Google from any web page. It's free and installs
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