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The International Freezone Association
Preserve, Protect & Promote
The International Freezone Association is a non-profit association of independent scientologists dedicated to the promotion and practice of the original philosophy of Lafayette Ron Hubbard.
The New Renaissance of Beingness!
This site is operated by independent scientologists and is neither endorsed by, associated or affiliated with the corporate company known as the Church of Spiritual Technology or it's companies and churches such as the Religious Technology Centre, Church of Scientology International, or any of its affiliates, corporations management organisations or groups.
As with other activities the introduction of the Internet has caused a massive growth of the Scientology Independent zone due to the ease of communication and rapid spread of information. Along with this fantastic and useful growth is the spectre of viruses and the security problems inherent in a fast communications system.
Here are some guidelines with regard to security and safety, which may be of value to you in your quest for knowledge.
Upgrade to Firefox, a better web browser
is available for almost every operating system and has many security and privacy advantages. Try "tabbed browsing". Manage your
cookies. Block pop-up windows. The features are many, but the cost is low - in fact free.
Do not click
links in unsolicited email messages
Viruses can be delivered
to your computer by simply looking at a web page using a vulnerable
Keep your operating
system and applications updated
Update to make sure you have the latest security patches installed.
Also check for updates to your application programs, especially Microsoft
Use an Anti-Virus
If you follow all
the recommendations, then a virus will have difficulty in infecting
your machine. Single home users may want to try Grisoft''s
AVG free edition. There are several other popular Anti-Virus programs
Do not run untrusted
Running any program
that arrives via email or that was downloaded from the Internet can
be dangerous. Only run applications that you wish to grant complete
access to your computer and the data contained on it.
Become a smarter
computer user with regard to security issues. Here are a few places
"The basic individual is not a buried unknown or a different person, but an intensity of all that is best and most able in the person. The basic individual equals the same person minus his pain and dramatizations."