Sheryl Canter

Sheryl Canter joined PC Magazine as an Associate Editor in 1991, and has been a Contributing Editor since 1993. As a speaker, writer, and editor, her specialty is in demystifying computer technology to make it interesting and accessible to a wide audience.A software developer since the early 1980's, Sheryl is currently writing programs for Windows and the Web. .For more on Sheryl Canter, go to www.SherylCanter.com.

Hiding Your Identity

You may know anonymous remailers from their somewhat shady association with spam, terrorists, child porn rings, and so on. But remailers—tools that let you send e-mail and post to...

Effective Immunity

Think a virus checker is all you need to keep your computer safe? Think again. Virus checkers can protect only against known viruses. Even if you regularly update your...

Protecting Web Images

You dont need to own a Web-based photo gallery to worry about image theft. If youve paid an artist thousands of dollars to design custom graphics, you certainly dont...

Clean Up Your Internet Tracks

Internet Cleanup 3.0 ($29.99 list) deletes—and shreds—almost anything on your system that might reveal what you do. The software can eliminate your cookies, history, cache, and recent documents—even wipe...

Latest Posts

Komprise’s Krishna Subramanian on Managing Unstructured Data

I spoke with Krishna Subramanian, President and COO of Komprise, about best practices in managing unstructured data, a data type that many companies are...

Software AG CEO Sanjay Brahmawar on the Truly Connected Enterprise

I spoke with Sanjay Brahmawar, CEO of Software AG, about how connecting people, processes and technology enables a company to become a truly connected...

Top 5 Announcements From Cisco Live 2022

Recently, network market leader Cisco held its annual event, Cisco Live, in Las Vegas. It’s been three years since the network giant held the event...

4 Challenges of the SOC: How Decision Intelligence Can Help

Networks and the valuable data they hold are under attack as never before. That’s bad timing for today’s digital organizations, as they continue to...

Splunk vs. ELK: Log Management and Analysis Comparison 2022

ELK and Splunk are both well respected vendors in the log management and analysis space. Both offer broad monitoring and data analytics of security...