LastPass offers a lot of security options for locking down your account and protecting your valuable data. We’re fans of LastPass here at How-To Geek – it’s a great service that a lot of you already use.


In addition to VPN connection failures (see our full article on protecting yourself against these here), the other big threat to your anonymity when using a trusted VPN service is that of DNS leaks, which can result in your ISP being able to 'see' and ...


I saw multiple posts recently where people wanted to know which addons are redundant, so I decided to do some tests and research.


This article provides details on blocking Ads, Banners, Parasites, and Hijackers, web bugs, etc. with a custom HOSTS file.


When you browse using Comodo Internet Security, you are 100% immune to the CryptoLocker Virus. Find out what steps to take if you're already infected.


Over the past several weeks, a handful of frantic Microsoft Windows users have written in to ask what they might do to recover from PC infections from “CryptoLocker,” the generic name for an increasingly prevalent and nasty strain of malici ...


Why do I need to know how to protect yourself and tighten security?

Why did I get infected in the first place?

You usually get infected because your security settings are too low or you blindly click yes to everything. This art ...


With the amount of malware currently prowling the internet it's very important to fully protect your computer from online dangers. This is important for everyone, not just the overly security conscious. Below I've compiled advice for both novice u ...


A lisit of security blogs and other online safety resources.


Remove previous Antivirus software! It is important that any previously installed antivirus software is uninstalled from your system before installing your ESET product. Typical uninstallation* using the Windows removal tool (Add/Remove Programs) is of ...