Windows is notorious for being insecure so Tech Spot does their best to make
things a bit better.
Making your Windows OS more secure & improving privacy online is an
awkward enough process given the sheer number of things that can be done to
improve it. This guide will cover many such tips for various applications &
such, which should make the system that bit more secure as well less prone to
The guide is mostly aimed at Windows 2000/XP users, though much applies to earlier
versions also in addition to other sections covered such as Internet Explorer/Outlook
Express, ICQ IM client and general firewall tips, etc.