PC Magazine reports: "You might wonder if it's even possible to have a safe computing experience in this day and age, beyond unplugging your broadband connection and never installing any software. Of course it's possible, but it will take some work on your part. You need to install tools to protect yourself, learn good practices, and most important: Exercise common sense. Here's what you need to do, from the bare minimum on up. And for advice on buying security software, check out our Security Suites 2008 buying guide."
This article is a quick read with some helpful security tips for you to stay safe online. Some of them were worthless, while others were pretty good. If you know nothing about computer security this is a very quick introduction to what you need to know.