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Windows 8 Simplified by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 11

Implementing Security

Threats to your computer-related security and privacy often come from the Internet in the form of system intruders, such as junk e-mail, viruses, and identity thieves. In addition, many security and privacy violations occur right at your computer by someone simply using your computer while you are not around. To protect yourself and your family, you need to understand these threats and know what you can do to thwart them.

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Understanding Windows 8 Security

Check Action Center for Security Problems

Display User Accounts

Create a User Account

Protect an Account with a Password

Lock Your Computer

Set Up Family Safety ...

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