Computer Help Links
We've received some requests for help from people concerned about computer viruses,
e-mail spam, etc. Here are some links to good sources of help and information.
- Computer Security
Every computer that connects to the Internet should have a firewall.
Comodo is a good one that we use. They have a free version you can download for home use.
- SARC Symantec Antvirus
Research Center is one of the best sources of information about viruses.
They also sell Norton Antivirus.
- Avast and
both have free versions of their
antivirus software that you can download.
- Spam. No, not the luncheon meat. This refers to all the junk mail that
clutters your Inbox, some of it containing viruses.
This is a useful tool that allows you to preview your mail and
delete unwanted spam without having to download it.
- Break the Chain
From "The Littlest Firefighter" to "Giant Mutant Cats",
this is a good place to check out all those chain letters you probably get.
- Fraud. The Internet is a goldmine for fraud artists. Learn how to
- General Computer Help.
- Computer Hope
You can probably find the answers to most of your questions here.