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Help me make a PC safe

My co-worker asked me to help her secure her home Windows Laptop. She recently had a virus that made the computer unusable. As someone who has been using primarily OSX at home for the past year I'm behind the times in terms of Windows security. I formatted the drive and re-installed windows XP for her. I've recommended getting Firefox and AVG, but aside from that: what should she do to make her computer more resistant to viruses and spyware? [more inside]
posted by aburd on May 7, 2008 - 16 answers

Please forget you knew my name

I don't like that Firefox knows my credit card number. How do I make it forget and not relearn this information? [more inside]
posted by aburd on Feb 10, 2007 - 8 answers

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