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Secure Your PC with Secunia

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Worried about how to keep your Windows PC updated with the latest versions of Java and Flash? Try installing Secunia Personal Software Inspector (PSI). Secunia PSI is a free software solution for PCs running Windows that scans and identifies insecurities associated with out-of-date programs and plug-ins–particularly Java and Flash.

Keeping third-party programs and plug-ins updated is an essential part of protecting Windows computers from potential malware attacks. Once installed, Secunia PSI automatically scans your PC and alerts you whenever programs and plug-ins require updating. Secunia PSI will then either auto-update programs or, if an auto-update is unavailable, recommend links for you to go to and manually download a new version of the outdated program.

Secunia PSI is for personal Windows PCs. Faculty or staff interested in downloading Secunia for a UF-managed PC should contact their local IT support staff. For more information on Secunia PSI and how to download it to your PC, visit

For questions on personal installation support, stop by the UF Computing Help Desk at the Hub, or call (352) 392-HELP [4357] or visit them online.