Chapter 4: Top Security Helpers
In This Chapter
Deciding whether to pay for BitLocker
Keeping on top of all those passwords
Watching your programs for updates
Blocking Java and Flash in your browser
The ultimate antiscumware scan
In Chapter 3 of this minibook, I talk about built-in Windows programs that are available to every Windows 8.1 owner. In this chapter, I cast the web out a bit further to include one Microsoft encryption program you have to pay for — BitLocker for Windows 8.1 Pro — and a handful of free-for-personal use programs that belong on every Windows 8.1 user’s desktop.
Windows covers a lot of security bases, but it doesn’t touch them all.