Laptop security on the road

  nuffsaid 12:46 31 May 08
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I am totally new to laptops. Having just invested in a nice Novatech I would like to use it for connecting to the internet when travelling. What do I need to do in respect of beefing up security?

  Forum Editor 12:59 31 May 08

if it's secure here, it will be just as secure abrooad. Provided you've taken the usual precautions - anti-virus/spyware, and you have turned on the Windows firewall you'll be fine.

I've used laptops in many countries for years, and I've never experienced any additional security problems.

  nuffsaid 13:48 31 May 08

Thanks for your reply & reassurance.

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