Sunday, August 29, 2010

How to clear cache of your computer activities using Kaspersky Internet Security 2011

Cache files consist of temporary historical data of daily activities on your computer that is stored in small portion of hard disk and memory RAM to speed up computers' processing. This is done when computers fetch the previously used data from the temporary storage called the cache files without going through all the way to the original files.  Thus the shortening the route and speed up processing.

Despite of this advantage cache file can also pose a risk to computers, where cyber criminals can steal and use it to hijack your computer. As a result important information such as online bank, credit cards, social network website, important documents can be in  great risk. So you need to frequently clean up your cache file especially after visiting websites or making documents containing sensitive information.

In this case we are using Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 to clean the cache files and the following information will be removed from the temporary files.
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer Cookies
  • Clear List of Recent Documents: Don't let your important documents stolen
  • Paint: Clear editor files history
  • Clear prefetch catch
  • Clear browsing history: online banking site, credit card purchasing, database website, social networking logins, email logins, etc
How to clean cache of your computer activities using Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 just follow the step below and the diagram.

Step 1: Click on Kaspersky Internet Security 2011 icon on the taskbar

Step 2: Click on the Tool tab then "Privacy Cleaner"


Step 3: Check "perform users activity traces diagnostics and click Next


Step 4: Check all the cache file you want to clean then click "Next". It's done!!