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Keep the following software up to date

  • Operating System (Windows XP/Vista/7/8)
  • Web browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome)
  • Sun’s Java Runtime
  • Adobe Acrobat/Reader (for PDFs)
  • Adobe Flash Plugins
  • Windows Media Player
  • Instant Messaging Clients (MSN/Live, AIM, Yahoo, etc.)

Avoid

  • Websites about Pornography
  • Websites about Illegal Software/Warez/Cracks/Keygens/etc.
  • Peer to Peer File Sharing (Music/Videos/Software)

Miscellaneous

  • Disable the Autoplay feature in Windows