Today, as part of your safe use of your computer while being online, you need to put in place right computer security practices.Â You need to protect your PC and online use against virus, trojan, hijacker, spyware, worm, keyloggers, downloaders, phishers,and malware. What do they actually mean?
Virus is any software program that replicates itself.
Trojan is a program that changes system settings.Â It can change setting of your internet use and reroute web pages.
Spyware is a program that tries to monitor your internet use.Â While some spywares are installed silently in a hidden way, others appear as popups that are vaguely related with your internet search.
Worm is a virus that attempts to replicate itself throughout your computer network which you use to share files/folders etc.Â It also tries to harness security flaws in the operating system.
Keyloggers are programs that seek to steal your passwords when you login to a particular site or online account.
Downloaders try to download software programs in the background.
Phisers are emails that are send with the purpose of stealing information.Â They come with a link asking you to click in order to update your account, etc., which is nothing but a false claim.
Malware is a program that is created purposefully toÂ disrupt a system.Â They include tricks to install unwanted programs together with software that you are convinced to install into.
In an environment where online use is a part and parcel of any individual or business house, running latest security patches are important.Â It is best to choose a right technology partner who can take care of all your computer security needs at one place in an integrated way.Â By paying a small monthly payment, you take precautions against any online threat that may harm you while being online.
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