Before using the internet or going online, make sure that you have got the proper protection against the threats. If your system did not come with the installed anti-virus, install the anti-virus initially before using the internet.
Use the internet explorer in the private mode
It is one of the safe modes to explore the internet. With the Private mode the one can browse the net safely and enjoy the private surfing of the net without the any risk.
In the private browsing the user can enjoy the net surfing without the any traces of browsing History and one other benefit of the private browsing is that whenever you use the someone elses computer you can safely browse the net or can check the e-mails with the no traces of cookies and the browsing history.
Use Windows 7
If the user is using the Windows 7, just you have to click the right on the icon located at the task bar and chose the private browsing. Using the windows 7 is one of the safest and the easiest method of browsing the internet safely.
The user should make sure that he or she has the active firewall. With the help of the active firewall, user can block the certain websites. Or can raise the level of the security just with the help of the firewall. One can use the XPs built-in firewall or the third party firewall.
With the help of the firewall the user can browse the internet safely and can set the safety filter also.
Before using the IE check the Internet option in the control panel
Before browsing the internet through the Internet Explorer, user can change or set the security level through the internet option present in the control panel. After clicking on the icon of the internet option, user get the various internet option through which the user can set the security level from High to Low.
Make list of trusted sites
Try to make the list of trusted sites or the secured sites. Secured sites are the authorized by the government. Internet explorer will spend the less time on these secured sites and you can enjoy the faster speed. Just you have to create the list of trusted sites and put all of them into the trusted zone.
For browsing safely and securely try to use the latest version of the Internet Explorer with the latest features of the safety.