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NetSafe articles on malware

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Top Tips for Staying Secure on Facebook

The Facebook safety team have produced a new guide to help users of the social network stay safe and avoid malware scams. Tips include logging in over https (SSL) and one time passwords when accessing the site from a borrowed computer

NetBasics virus gang (screenshot)

Keeping software up to date

There are hackers and malware writers keen to exploit known computer vulnerabilities – keep all your software up to date including browsers, anti-virus and the operating system

NetBasics Rapid Spawn worm virus screenshot

What anti-virus software should I use?

Malware is constantly being written and circulated online so it pays to install anti-virus and anti-spyware software to defend your computer