How to detect vulnerable and out-dated programs

The Secunia Personal Software Inspector (PSI) is a free computer security solution that identifies vulnerabilities in non-Microsoft (third-party) programs which can leave your PC open to attacks. Simply put, it scans software on your system and identifies programs in need of security updates to safeguard your PC against cybercriminals. It then supplies your computer with the necessary software security updates to keep it safe. The Secunia PSI even automates the updates for your insecure programs, making it a lot easier for you to maintain a secure PC.

 Key Features
·         Detects insecure versions of common/popular programs installed on your PC.
·         Verifies that Microsoft patches are applied.
·         Assists you in updating, patching, and protecting your PC.
·         Activates additional security features in Sun Java.
·         Runs through your browser. No installation or download is required.
·         Covers about 100 Microsoft and third-party programs.


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