Useful Security Products
What follows is a list of security products that we recommend. These are products that we have tested and used extensively and trust.
- PGP - Industry standard. Includes file, email and disk
encryption capability. Easy to use and cost-effective (paid for and
free version available)!
- Steganos - Another powerful encryption suite.
- Winzip - Compression software. New version 9 (currently in
beta) comes complete with support for 128-bit and 256-bit AES encryption.
- Norton Antivirus 2004 - Arguably the best AV software. Their
website also has extensive virus removal tools too.
- Sophos - Anti virus tools and more!
- Zone Alarm - Comprehensive hacker protection. Easy to use and
come in both a paid for and free version.
- BlackICE - Another robust firewall package.
- Eraser - Securely delete files, folders and clear free space on
your system. Freeware.
- PasswordSafe - Easy to use and secure password
storage/generator. Originally written by the great crypto expert Bruce
- Attachment Option for Outlook - Take control over attachment
control in Outlook. Allows you to only view email as plain text,
disabling unsafe scripting.
- Second Copy 2000 - Create automatic backups of important data files to another directory, disk or computer across the network. Second Copy 2000 can also automatically create compressed files.