Internet Safety: Keeping your Computer Safe on the Internet
by Leo Notenboom
Publisher: Puget Sound Software 2011
Number of pages: 114
In this free 113 page e-book I summarize popular articles from Ask Leo! covering the basics -- the things you must do, the software you must run and the concepts you need to be aware of -- to keep your computer and your data safe as you use the internet.
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