Let's face it. Software has holes. And hackers love to exploit them. New vulnerabilities appear almost daily. If you have software - we all do - you need to keep tabs on the latest vulnerabilities.

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Network Box - SOHO

This innovative solution provides a bridge between outsourced and in-house network security, and could appeal to many an SME.

April 16, 2003 by Manek Dubash


Chirson PC Immobiliser

PC Immobiliser is a simple device that should increase the security of any PC or notebook, and make it less attractive to thieves. The use of iButtons to restrict access to anyone who doesn’t have the correct token works seamlessly once set up.

January 28, 2003 by Matt Loney


PGP Personal for Windows 8.0

PGP 8.0 is an industrial-strength encryption program with all the features necessary to protect your files and online communications.

January 22, 2003 by Bruce Stewart


McAfee VirusScan Home Edition 7.0

McAfee VirusScan 7.0 is a top-notch virus killer for first-time users, but unless you use Outlook Express or Eudora, VirusScan 6.0 users won't need to upgrade.

January 20, 2003 by Jeff Bertolucci


Norton AntiVirus 2003

For zapping viruses, worms and other malicious code, you can't go wrong with Norton AntiVirus 2003. However, current NAV users need not upgrade.

September 9, 2002 by Jeff Bertolucci


SpamKiller 2.90

An effective and easy-to-use tool for fighting spam, SpamKiller 2.90 is a must for anyone whose inbox is overrun by unwanted mail.

June 17, 2002 by Daniel Tynan


ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0

ZoneAlarm Pro 3.0 is as good as personal firewalls get. Although you'll still need an anti-virus product to completely protect your PC, we think that the extras in ZoneAlarm Pro are worth the cash -- free alternative or not.

April 23, 2002 by Gregg Keizer


McAfee Internet Security 4.0

Most people won't need the extra security tools in McAfee Internet Security 4.0. You're better off buying the standalone VirusScan 6.0, or Norton AntiVirus 2002, and downloading a free firewall such as ZoneAlarm.

January 16, 2002 by Gregg Keizer


Norton Internet Security 2002

We love the firewall and anti-virus combo, but if all you want is a way to keep hackers at bay, Norton Internet Security 2002 costs too much. Get it if you need anti-virus protection too; otherwise, download the free ZoneAlarm firewall.

January 16, 2002 by Gregg Keizer


Norton AntiVirus 2002 8.0

There's no better virus killer than Norton AntiVirus -- but unless you're moving to Windows XP, don't bother with this minor upgrade.

October 22, 2001 by Gregg Keizer


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