How to Protect Computer from Viruses?

How to Protect Computer from Viruses

How to Protect Computer from Viruses ?

Keep Your Firewall Turned On

The firewall helps protect your computer from hackers. If you are having trouble with a firewall, do not Turn it off, instead go to security options and make sure it knows when to make an exception. a
The firewall can block important downloads and slow down online gaming, but without
Firewall, you are going naked against hackers.



Install or Update Your Antivirus and Antispyware Software

Still not anti-virus and anti-spyware software? Install one Now!

Antivirus and anti-spyware software work based on known malware database. to keep
Your data is safe, you need to keep that database up-to-date. Being told, be careful that you only go
With known, dependable security software. There are so many programs that claim to be antiviruses.

Software but actually designed to make Trojan and malware pop-ups and crash your computer
Under the foundation of saving you.



Keep Your Operating System Up to Date

Still using Windows 98? This is the reason why your computer is working funny. Keeping your operating system-

Up to date, you can deal with two problems. First of all, you will find that your anti-virus software is high.

When you update your OS, then compatible This means that you will not experience a system crash
And errors whenever the software tries to update. Secondly, you can easily tell the difference
Between an actual virus or hacking attempt, unlike the only plain issue with the old operation.

The system that works at a slow pace, is not compatible with your software and makes it difficult to work on your work Laptop or pc.



Watch What You Download

Do not download anything that comes in your email. Make sure you know what it is, And it scans the virus right before clicking and saving the target.


Turn Your Computer Off Now and Then

When your computer is always running, and always online, it is always open for attack. Turn on your computer

When you go to sleep or leave for work (or home, if it is your computer), and you will not only be safe,

You will save electricity.



10 Ways to Protect Your Computers:

1. Keep your web browser up to date.

2. Keep your security update updated.

3. Keep all your software updated as well.

4. See if your online bank provides free anti-virus software to its members.

5. Download the software from official sources or known third parties (like microsoft.com).

6. Bookmark some forums, because most free software does not include technical support.

7. Keep your security software up-to-date.

8. Scan for weekly malware.

9. Scan your plug-in device too.

10. If you do not know where an email link takes you, do not click it

How Does a Virus Infect Your Computer

1. Adware - displays irritating advertisements on your computer, such as pop-ups and so on.

2. Malware - A malicious software that can harm your computer.

3. Phishing - usually by directing the user to seek personal information, criminal attempts
Victims on their fake websites

4. Rogware - Software is designed to force you to pay for fake anti-virus software
Explaining the fact that your computer is at risk.

5. Rootkit - Malware that hides deep in your computer; It is difficult to find antivirus software.

6. Spam - Junk Email, which may include all of the above.

7. Spyware - collects personal information from your computer and web browsing habits.

8. Trojan - Harmless-looking software that gives hackers access to your computer.

9. Virus - A rogue program that transmits and damages the computer.

10. Worm - A program that is designed to automatically infect many computers with viruses or
Some of the above






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