Articles by Bjorn Johansson

Bjorn Johansson

Bjorn is a cybersecurity researcher and digital rights advocate. Originally from Sweden, he now lives on the Maine coast with his wife and their two kids. When he’s not helping keep the internet safe for everyday people, he enjoys boating with his family and woodworking.

Is Antivirus Software Necessary in 2021? (You Might Not Like the Answer)
Is Antivirus Software Necessary in 2021? (You Might Not Like the Answer)
Windows, Android, iOS, and Mac operating systems all have decent security protections, so is an antivirus still necessary in 2021? The answer is a resounding YES! The best antivirus programs on the market offer 100% protection f...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson June 19, 2020
How to Keep Your Windows 10 Computer Secure in 2021
How to Keep Your Windows 10 Computer Secure in 2021
Windows 10 is the most secure version of Windows I’ve ever used, with greatly improved antivirus, firewall, and disk encryption features — but it’s just not really enough. While Microsoft works hard to keep...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson June 15, 2020
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Protection for Linux
5 Best (REALLY FREE) Antivirus Protection for Linux
After years of using Linux on my main computer, I got really tired of seeing how many low-quality Linux antivirus programs were floating around the internet. While Linux is much more secure than other operating systems, I kept fin...
Bjorn Johansson by Bjorn Johansson April 18, 2020