Computer Security Guides and Articles


This is a list of guides, how-to articles and other useful items that deal with computer security.  They are sorted in popularity order but you can sort them any way you like by clicking on the appropriate column title. Click twice to reverse the sort order.

Article User ratingsort descending Votes
How to Clean and Protect Your Android Device Against Ransomware 67 14
A Handy Guide To Microsoft's Free Security Tools 75 21
How to add an Additional Layer of Security to Your PC 77 15
The Definitive Guide To Office 2010 Privacy And Security 78 9
Finds of the Week: Chrome Cleanup Tool, Windows 10 Help and How To, Free Texture Friday, Threatpost Security News 81 21
How to be Safer and Speed Up Your Surfing with this New Security Feature in the Firefox and Chrome Browsers 83 16
How to Check If Somebody Else Has Used Your Facebook Account and Other Security Tips 83 8
How to Check and Edit the Privacy Settings for Accounts at Microsoft and Google 83 15
How to Improve Your Security When Using a Public Terminal 84 47
How to Deal with the Ransomware Called CryptoLocker 86 10
How To Completely Remove Anti-Virus Software in Windows 87 9
How to Keep Microsoft Security Essentials from Slowing Down Your System 87 51
Spyware Removal Guide 89 47
How to Know If Your Computer Is Infected 92 306
How to Easily Check an Entire Windows Folder Using Many Different Antimalware Programs 93 17
How to Report Malware or False Positives to Multiple Antivirus Vendors 93 122
How to Tell if a File is Malicious 94 182
How to Clean An Infected Computer 94 186
What Ransomware is and How to Deal with It 94 35
How to Fix a Malware Infected Computer 94 76
How to Make a Quick and Easy Online Antivirus Check of a File or App Before Downloading it 95 22
How to Protect Your Online Privacy 95 202
How to Harden Your Browser Against Malware and Privacy Concerns 95 368
Understanding and Dealing with the Windows 10 Privacy Issue 96 43
How to Check If Your Computer Has Been Infected with a Wide-Spread DNS Hack 100 4