Counter-espionage for your PC

Thursday, 28 July 2005, 3:01 AM EST

When it comes to defenses, there are things you can do on your own to avoid being a victim and there are software tools you can load on your PC to help prevent or remove malicious software or e-mail.

Let's start with safe computing. Be very careful what you download and install on your computer and always read any licensing agreements that you are asked to click OK to approve. Sometimes these agreements contain clauses in which you are giving your permission for the company to load spyware on your machine.

By Larry Magid at CBS News.

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