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It’s Norton Internet Security on guard and to the rescue—IF you have it installed, configured, and updated properly. Norton Internet Security For Dummies helps you use the software’s suite of applications to protect and streamline your online experience. It takes you from installation to configuration to troubleshooting. You’ll discover how to:
Written by Greg Holden, author of Starting an Online Business For Dummies and owner of Stylus Media, this guide goes beyond the basics to include tips on:
With a list of search engines especially for kids, suggestions of more tools to enhance your privacy and security, a glossary, a list of Web resources, and more, Norton Internet Security For Dummies helps you enjoy the Web, knowing Norton Internet Security is on guard against invaders.
Part I: Creating Your Own Homeland Security.
Chapter 1: Preparing Your Online Security Blanket.
Chapter 2: Getting Started with Norton Internet Security.
Chapter 3: Setting Rules for Your Firewall.
Chapter 4: Strengthening and Customizing Your Firewall.
Part II: Handling Viruses and Malicious Code.
Chapter 5: Working with Norton AntiVirus.
Chapter 6: Blocking Other Weapons of Mass Insecurity.
Chapter 7: Performing Updates and Other Housekeeping.
Chapter 8: Welcome to the Land of Quarantine.
Part III: Safeguarding Your Privacy and Your Network.
Chapter 9: Canning Spam.
Chapter 10: Blocking Weapons of Mass Distraction.
Chapter 11: Wireless and Laptop Security.
Part IV: Access Control.
Chapter 12: Issues for Networks with Multiple Users.
Chapter 13: Issues for Young Users.
Part V: Getting Under the Hood.
Chapter 14: Troubleshooting.
Chapter 15: This Old Computer: Housekeeping and Restoration.
Chapter 16: Working With Log Files and Advanced Options.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 17: Ten Most Common Attacks.
Chapter 18: Ten More Tools to Boost Your Privacy and Security.
Chapter 19: Ten Security Threats NIS Doesn’t Cover.
Part VII: Appendixes.
Appendix A: Glossary.
Appendix B: Web Resources.