JAVA update? Not from THIS source!

First things first: Only download your software from proper, official websites. For example: Software Proper download address Java http://www.java.com or java.com Adobe Reader http://www.adobe.com or adobe.com Adobe Flash Player http://www.adobe.com or adobe.com These are just three off the top of my head, for starters. Never let yourself be tricked into downloading software, or updates for … Continue reading JAVA update? Not from THIS source!

Norton doesn’t like ATI Tray Tools anymore

Norton Internet Security has taken to blocking ATI Tray Tools after last time I installed Windows 7 on my computer. It does so not on the grounds that it seems dangerous (Norton itself states that it considers the security risk level to be "low"), but rather that fewer than 50 users in the Norton community uses … Continue reading Norton doesn’t like ATI Tray Tools anymore

Norton doesn’t like NotepadCrypt anymore

It seems that I can no longer use Norton Internet Security's SONAR feature. Why? It keeps deleting my favourite text editor, NotepadCrypt, on the grounds that "fewer than 100 users in the Norton community have used this file". It offers no other explanation. I couldn't care less if I'm the only NotepadCrypt user in the … Continue reading Norton doesn’t like NotepadCrypt anymore