Computer Security             
  Operating System (O/S) Security 
  Windows Update:

Office Update:

For Windows 2000 and Windows XP:

Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer:

IIS Lockdown Tool:

To subscribe to the Microsoft Security Notification Service go to:
log in to your passport
then select:  Newsletters - Microsoft Security Notification Service

  Some good online scanners can be found here:

Free download antivirus scan program:

Subscription antivirus, downloadable from:



  WinXP users - SP2 Firewall is excellent and free:
WinXP SP2 General Information
WinXP SP2 Firewall Information

A free online firewall can be found here:

Subscription firewall download from:
ZoneAlarm Pro:
Norton's Personal Firewall:
Combination Firewall and Antivirus
Nortons firewall and antivirus:


Spyware Removers


[Please take care with this product. It is quite aggressive and may list files that should not be deleted.]

Originally created by Merjin this is now owned by InterMute


System Backup


Symantec's Ghost:


Trojan Scanners

  A trial version for trojan scanner:
Retail version download from:

  Vulnerability Scan
  Free online scan for Security vulnerability may be done here: 

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