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|06-22-2010, 05:01 PM||#1|
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Secure Your Browsing with EFF's "HTTPS Everywhere" Firefox Extension
As useful as the Internet clearly is, connecting to it opens up a massive can of worms where personal security is concerned. With everything from malware to viruses to other forms of vulnerability exploits, there's a lot to consider when trying to improve your PC's security and personal habits. For bank transactions and other secure portals, a secure HTTP protocol is often used, and while its overall Web use has been mostly limited to really important data transactions, it's starting to gain some ground elsewhere as well.
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