Do You Have An Antivirus Program To Protect Your Computer?
Some of you might have a preinstalled antivirus program which came together
with other software applications when you bought your laptop or desktop. But,
are you updating your software regularly? More importantly, are you scanning
and fixing any possible infection of viruses and the like?
Due to the popularity of the internet, there are many millions of people who surf
the internet on a daily basis. And unfortunately, some of them are looking for
victims. For example, Facebook, one of the most popular social networking sites
in the world, warned its users of a possible virus or spam attack some time back.
According to Facebook, some people managed to acquire some personal
information of certain users by creating a virus attack on them.
So, it warned other users to be careful of such things. In relation to this, an
effective antivirus program might be able to prevent such things from happening.
There are many companies that are selling various antivirus and anti-spam
programs out there. So, choosing the best one might be a bit of a 'headache'.
Check the background of the companies, try their free offers and trial downloads
to choose the best one that is suitable for you and your personal computer. Do not
take the risk of letting computer hackers acquire your personal information for
misuse of your bank accounts or even PayPal. Think about the trouble you might
face if your computer is attacked by a deadly virus. Your personal computer can
stop functioning altogether.
Or some of your important files might show special symbols instead of the normal
alphanumerical characters. In other words, the files could be lost forever. So, do
the wise thing. Check out companies like Trend Micro and install an effective and
up-to-date antivirus program. Why do I mention Trend Micro? It is a well-
established company that was only set up in 1988.
But, it has reached considerable heights in such a short span of time. Trend Micro
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