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Keeping Your Teens Protected From Predators Online

Recently, a judge sentenced Florida-based Lucas Michael Chansler, 31, to 105 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to nine counts of producing child pornography. Chansler is now behind bars, and U.S. law enforcement officials have found 109 of his teenage victims, all of whom are girls. However, police and …

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Biggest Internet Breaches of 2016 So Far

The internet is a nearly unlimited source of information, and you can access it all at the click of a mouse or the tap of a finger. Most of the time, this information isn’t inherently good or bad – it’s just data. More than ever, people are finding ways to …

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Norton Security Standard Review

PROS / Norton earned perfect protection scores for the latest Windows operating systems from AV-Test.CONS / This program causes your computer to slow slightly while it is running. VERDICT / Norton Security consistently ranks high for detection and blocking of malware threats, and its additional tools and features ensure all-around strong internet security. Editor’s …

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Kaspersky Lab Anti-Virus 2016 Review

PROS / Kaspersky scored above average for protection on all supported versions of Windows. CONS / This program scored lower on performance tests, conducted by independent testers, compared to our top pick.  VERDICT / Kaspersky is a leading program in the antivirus software industry that continually scores high on independent tests for protection …

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Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2017 Review

PROS / Bitdefender Antivirus consistently seeks out and destroys malware with superior performance in tests run by independent labs. CONS / Mobile detection is available for an additional cost.  VERDICT / Bitdefender is the best antivirus software because of its performance, security-enhancing features, usability and 24/7 technical support. Editor’s Note: …

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Adblock Plus

What is Adblock Plus? Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to – among other things – block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware. Available for Android, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Maxthon, Opera, Safari and Yandex, Adblock Plus uses filters that you choose to block …

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