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TechRepublic's Windows Vista Security Guide 1: Viruses, worms, and spyware

Originally Published:
Oct 2007

Hardly a day goes by without news of a new virus or worm spreading its way across the Internet. In a constantly escalating battle, virus authors find new ways of attacking machines as antivirus vendors try to find new ways to prevent viruses. As an IT professional, you're caught in the crossfire, trying to strike a balance between keeping your users safe while not inhibiting their productivity.

This Security Guide gives the essentials of keeping your users safe from viruses and worms. You'll learn how to protect your network in Windows Vista and how to pick the proper defense mechanism, install it, and keep it up-to-date.

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