Ad-Aware - With its ability to comprehensively scan your memory, registry, hard, removable and optical drives for known datamining, aggressive advertising, and tracking components, Ad-aware will provide the user with the confidence to surf the Internet knowing that their privacy will remain intact. Let Ad-aware protect your privacy.
Norton Anti-virus Updates - Download the latest certified antivirus definitions. Ensure your product contains the most up-to-date detection and prevention.
HijackThis - HijackThis is a tool, that lists all installed browser add-on, buttons, startup items and allows you to inspect, and optionally remove selected items. The program can create a backup of your original settings and also ignore selected items. Additional features include a simple list of all startup items, default start page, online updates and more. Intended for advanced users.
Microsoft Firewall - A dependable firewall is also a good idea, especially if you are using a broadband Internet connection such as DSL or cable modem. While any firewall will work fine, user of Windows XP should know that there is an integrated firewall that can be set up by following these directions.
Google Chrome - Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier. If its built by Google, you know its going to be good. Features include. Application Shortcuts, Dynamic tabs, Crash Control, Incognito Mode, Safe Browsing, Instant Bookmarks, Importing Settings, Simpler Downloads.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 - Microsoft's latest version of their popular Internet Explorer Browser. New features include: Accelerators, Search Suggestions, Increased Performance including faster page loads and Smarter Address Bar. IE8 Also has a incognito mode that allows users to browse in private without being tracked
Google Toolbar (pop-up stopper) - . Search the web with Google from any site . Eliminate pop-up ads . Fill in forms with one click . Highlight search terms on a page . Updates automatically - no need to install software upgrades.
Firefox 3.6 - Get the latest Firefox browser from Mozilla. The fastest Firefox Yet! Things move quickly online, and we’ve beefed up the engine that runs Firefox to make sure you can keep up: Firefox 3.6 is more than twice as fast as Firefox 3, and ten times as fast as Firefox 2.