How much time and money have you spent in having your computer repaired because you have become infected with viruses and malware ?Infection from virus’s , malware can be avoided if you follow some simple BEHAVIOURAL rules.Remember if you get infected it is YOUR fault not your computer’s.
Everything changes including my opinion of antivirus software – there are some that are good and some that I find in my experience are not great at all.
So do you need commercial antivirus
software such as Trend or Norton
With all the email addresses and passwords that have been leaked on the internet how do you know if one that you used is vulnerable.
Well renowned security researcher and blogger Troy Hunt has a site that is a free resource for anyone to quickly assess if they may have been put at risk due to an online account of theirs having been compromised or “pwned” in a data breach.
So your computer freezes and a splash screen appears urging you to call a number that appears to come from Microsoft – what should you do
First it has not come from Microsoft – you went to a webpage that was infected through the ads on the page.I have received calls again on this and people letting these ” so called tech support ” people logon to their computer – which you should NOT DO.