Turn on your PC and you're immediately vulnerable. Protect yourself for free today with PC Advisor's favourite 15 free security tools.
Disarming java threats, deleting documents
Encrypting private information, disabling potentially harmful scripts and cleaning up accumulated detritus are all ways to strengthen your security. The following downloads will help you to keep things safe and orderly.
For added protection, this remarkably powerful tool also blocks Java, Flash and other plug-ins on sites you don't trust. Download NoScript here.
File Shredder 2.0
You'd think that if you deleted a file from your PC, it would be gone. But even after you've flushed it through the Recycle Bin, special software can recreate it.
To prevent someone retrieving your files, use File Shredder 2.0. This overwrites any file with a random string of binary data.
There are five shredding algorithms and using the program is a breeze. Choose a file, shred it and it will be gone forever.
File Shredder and NoScript
- Eliminating malware for free
- More free malware killers
- Safer surfing
- Cover your tracks
- Disarming java threats, and deleting documents forever