Security Tips for Users
In an effort to help users secure their computers, Castle McCall
will periodically post free security tips. Since
Microsoft Windows XP is the most common desktop operating system in
use at this time, our focus will be on securing
While these tips are written about
Windows XP, most of them can be applied to all
operating systems, but the details may be slightly different.
Windows XP is the most secure of the Windows desktop operating systems
to date, but it is not without its faults. Vulnerabilities are being discovered constantly, so to ensure
your computerís security you need to get the patches, fixes and updates that Microsoft releases
periodically. Microsoft has made this easy for you with the Microsoft Update Web Site. read more...
Since vulnerabilities are constantly being discovered in
Windows XP, Microsoft periodically releases patches, fixes and updates. While it is possible to
visit the Microsoft Update web site once a month, once a week, or better yet, once a day, most users
would rather spend their computer time doing more productive or enjoyable things. read more...
Castle McCall Computer Security Services
Your computers and network are very
powerful tools that you rely on everyday. The data that they hold is the
life blood of your small business or organization.
A breach in security can destroy your
computer and data, costing you thousands of dollars to repair or recover. If
the data was of a sensitive nature, with customer credit card information or
other personal information, you may be held liable in a civil court, costing
Castle McCall can assist small businesses and organizations in the Oklahoma City
Metro Area with acquiring, installing and configuring all of the Security Essentials on desktop computers (PCs)
and Windows Servers.