Google Chrome is the second most popular browser worldwide behind IE and just ahead of Firefox. It is one of the safest browsers out there. Germanyâ€
BSI recommended Chrome because of itâ€
Unlike in other countries European users are presented with a ballot screen with all the browsers listed, users can choose the browser of choice when setting up the machine first time, thanks to a anti-monopoly agreement between Microsoft and EU commission.
BSI also recommended other software for Windows users to keep their machines secure from cyber attacks. These include, Adobe Reader X, which also uses sandbox technology to protect users from exploits. BSI also mentioned Secuniaâ€
BSI also recommends anti-virus solutions for PC users if they donâ€
Gmail is recommended as free web mail service along with paid options. Along with these recommendations users should keep their PCs up to date with Windows auto-update feature.
Via Computer World