Computer Security & Viruses/internet usage

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I need help on this. It is safest to surf the internet at your home. But how about if I used it at my friend. Is it less safe or it is the same?

Answer
It basically comes down to what kind of security anywhere you are surfing has on the computer your on and the network you are on. The network, whether wifi or hard wired, should have security set up. Encryption and firewalls. The computers should have a good anti-virus, anti-malware software in place.  

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Keith Davis

Expertise

Advice on how to avoid viruses and spyware. Suggestions on what software to run to avoid viruses and spyware. Identification of spyware, trojans, or virus infections. Overall system security.

Experience

As a PC tech, removing and identifying many viruses and trojans from customer's PCs.

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4 classes short of a Networking degree.

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