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Old Feb 23, 2014, 08:57 AM   #11
The New AimeeAndBeatles
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More security stuff:
At the moment, I use Microsoft Security Essentials + MalwareBytes Anti-Malware + VirusTotal Uploader for individual files.

If you've accidentally installed a dodgy toolbar, the Junkware Removal Tool can often get rid of it. Its a command-line application but not that hard to use.

Use LastPass. Or if you don't want to, remember a bit of advice from xkcd:

Also, a lot of password "hacks" are actually really clever social engineering. That means somehow tricking you or the company to give you their password.
"Most magic is a trick, an illusion. But [when The Beatles played the Ed Sullivan Show], this was real. Man oh man, was it real." -- Tom Petty | The Petty Archives

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