Securing Windows XP for the Home User
Surfing the Internet can put your computer, your important data, even your identity, at risk. Viruses, worms, spyware, adware - can all be installed accidentally when visiting some web sites. These can ruin your computers performance, ruin your browsing with constant pop-up ads and banners, and even steal information about what web sites you visit, what you shop for and other personal information. However, there are some simple things you can do to protect yourself.
This looks like it might be useful to some, so I thought I'd put it out here.