jeff on 9 Jan 2013 15:07:11 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] "playing nicely with others"

On 01/09/2013 05:59 PM, Floyd Johnson wrote:
I imagine you guys have similar LANs either at home or at the office,
and my question for you is, "How do you gain the level of confidence
with the Windows machines' security that you have with that of the Linux
boxen?" For instance, is there a no-nonsense protective suite you

for me, it's more the way I use Windows than the programs.
Having said that, I use ZoneAlarm fw, avira av and scan weekly w malwarebytes.

I don't get viruses and pretty much zero crapware by careful browsing. No IE (where possible), Firefox w Noscript/ghostery/cookie monster. I turn off javascript and cookies by default and avoid Flash where possible (linux too).

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