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What is PC Security?
A Brief History of Computer Viruses
Chapter 2: The Malware Gallery
The Traditional Virus or Trojan
Trojans
Worms
Rootkits
Phishing and Pharming
Malware – The Catch All
Chapter 3: Innocent Civilizations: The Security of Operating Systems
Windows XP
Windows 7
Mac OS X
Linux
A Summary – Which is Best?
Chapter 4: Good Security Habits
Avoiding the Email Inbox of Doom
Using Caution for Safe Surfing
Checking Links – Do They Lead Where You Think?
Updating Your Software – The Most Important Step
Use Antivirus Protection
Chapter 5: Methods of Protection
Anti-Malware Software
Firewalls
Rootkit Killers
Network Monitoring
Phishing Protection
Chapter 6: Choosing Security Software
What Products Offer What Protection?
Free vs. Paid Security
The Ideal Free Internet Security Suite
Avast! Free Antivirus or Microsoft Security Essentials
Chapter 7: Prepare for the Worst – and Backup!
The Importance of Backups
Backup Options
Securing Files with Encryption
How Often Should I Backup?
Chapter 8: Recovering from Malware
Reclaiming Your PC
Protecting Your Identity
Preventing Future Problems
Chapter 8: Conclusions
A Summary of the Issues
A Note About Mobile Threats
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