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How do I protect myself?

ZoneAlarm ForceField protects you from browser malware and Zero Day Attacks like no other security software solution can.

How can I defend myself?

Get ZoneAlarm ForceField for your browser. ForceField works hard at Web safety so you don't have to, but you should continue to browse with common sense in mind.

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How does ForceField protect me?

  • Defends against Zero Day browser attacks -- threats that antispyware and antivirus programs cannot yet detect
  • Blocks unauthorized downloads and malicious software installations
  • Protects your identity by blocking keyloggers and screen grabbers
  • Detects phishing sites that were created even seconds before you encountered them
  • Private mode option erases all cache, cookies, history and passwords and lets you browse the internet in complete privacy
  • Warns you if you go to a known spyware site

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How does ForceField work?

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It's a technique called "Virtual Browsing". ForceField creates a clone of your computer. As you surf, any malicious unsolicited downloads are safely contained in that clone so they never reach your actual computer.

By creating a virtual browser ForceField can shield you from these Zero Day attacks because unlike traditional anti-spyware and antivirus software, ForceField does not need to know the threat in order to stop it. Instead, it automatically catches and neutralizes stealth Web browser downloads in a safe, virtual data space that acts as your computer's clone.

I already have antivirus software running. Why do I need ForceField?
I already have anti-spyware software running. Why do I need ForceField?

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Are there web safety practices I should follow?

These guidelines are always smart, but absolutely essential if you do not have ForceField:

  • Don't download from sites that you don't trust
  • Don't enter confidential information into sites you are not familiar with
  • Don't shop at sites you don't know
  • Update your operating system regularly
  • Always run the latest version of your browser software, checking regularly for updates
  • Never follow a link from an e-mail that asks you to enter private information. Only malicious sites designed to look like real sites will ask for this. Reputable sites will never ask you to do this!

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More Info

What is Browser Malware?
Find information on common types of browser malware.

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What is a Zero Day attack?
Learn how to protect yourself from Zero Day attacks

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