There was once a bot program that surfaced the net in the past. It actually worked, you could use it to power level your runescape gold in a breeze. Many did not know that their runescape gold was secretly sent to game hackers. It is a scam trust me. You would not like to be a weeping loser at the end.
Anti-virus! Yes! It is for your own protection. It will protect your runescape gold as well as anything you do with your computer. You do not want your computer to be exposed with all the viruses spreading through the Internet, do you? There are a lot of good virus protection softwares you can choose from the likes of McAfee, Norton, AVG, Kaspersky, etc. Choose the one that suits you and always make sure it is updated. And some do come for Free! So you do not have any excuse of getting yourself one.
Scan your system for malwares. There are programs that by-pass the virus scanner and compromise privacy. Install malware scanner along with your chosen anti-virus. Popular ones are Lavalysts AdAware or Spybots Search and Destroy.
Enable your Firewall. It is another way of securing your RS gold. Firewalls keep those "unwanted" data from entering our systems. We do not want our computers to be "vulnerable" against attacks and keeping it enabled is a must.
Now you are equipped with the knowledge and facts to start with. You do not have to worry getting your runescape gold hacked anymore. Well that is all the stuff I could dig up for you guys.