Windows 10: Security

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
  1.    19 Jun 2017 #11

    I use openSUSE, but for Windows I just use the built in Windows Defender. It seems like between Windows Defender and just a little common sense, that is all I really need. Never been infected, knock on wood.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    20 Jun 2017 #12

    Hi Rocky,
    Thanks for replying.
    The biggest problem with Windows is the constant interruption of pop-ups in one form or another. Switch to other websites and so on. That is one of the reasons for leaving Windows years ago. I will probably only use it for my drafting; little else.
    I did a VM for Ubuntu. However my ext4 hd's do not show up - 2 x 1tb internal and 1 external 250 gb hd.
    Any ideas on how to find them when using a VM?

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    20 Jun 2017 #13

    You need to spend some time setting up your Windows because in over two years of using Windows 10 I have seen zero pop ups.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Related Threads
Bitdefender Internet Security vs. Norton Internet Security in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
I would like to get some opinions regarding Bitdefender Internet Security vs. Norton Internet Security. I've been around computers a long time and I know that every time you turn around there's a new "king of the hill" when it comes to Security...
Security log in Software and Apps
I am researching security log on my Windows 7 computer. Added column User. But this column lists only 'N/A'. Why and how to display a real user name?
Security needs in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
Had a quick look but cannot find anything close to what I want to know and that is right now I only have Windows Defender and the firewall for security, and I would feel more comfortable having my usual AV - Kaspersky - on board as I have a few...
Read more:
Solved Security and Maintaince, Windows Defender, and 3rd party security in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
After accidentally updating to Windows 10 (If you want to know, I was trying to set it up to install a month or so later, but accidentally clicked the "install now" option. It must have been downloading in the background as, half an hour later, my...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:50.
Find Us