Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Why Antivirus Software's Are Necessary

Antivirus software are very necessary for our computer to secure and protect our very important and costly personal data from virus or other malwares. Due the continuous improvement in the field of the computer and internet technologies on one side these developments helped in making this world as global village, where one personal can contact to the another person sitting in any part of the world and also in the several other fields of the life from Business to the Education . But in spite of all these developments it also makes us prone to the several sort of threats For example Virus Trojan Spam email and worms.

If you want to protect your computer then you should install antivirus software program, there are many anti-virus software's available in market these days. Viruses are small part of the malicious code that protects you. Anti-virus has expanded to include worms, Trojans, viruses, jokes and hoaxes and even spyware and adware. If you're anti-virus product doesn't detect and block spyware you can try a product like Adware Pro which will protect your system from spyware or adware.

This anti-virus software's scans and detects the malicious programs in the computer. But we must keep one thing in mind that installing the anti-virus programe does not mean that our computer data is safe from any sort of threat as these computer threats are released in the Internet on the daily basis. So to be upgraded against all these new threats we should have a continuous update of our anti-virus . The updation process adds the new virus definition to the Antivirus software which makes the anti-virus to detect the new virus or others threats and delete them from the computer.

For example recently a worm called as the Conflicker was released on the Internet it uses the svchost.exe file of the windows based computers to attack. but this worm is not able to cause much of damage as all the antivirus software's companies has released the updates for this worm and Microsoft also released the patch to protect the computer against this So to be safe and secure against all the Internet threats we should use good antivirus software's and to protect our data from all the latest threats we should update the antivirus software at least once in weak.

After installing antivirus software update the antivirus software and you have to scan your system with
Antivirus software, you can schedule the scan as you want to given time you can manually scan your system to detect and remove spyware. There are free software available on net like Malware Byte, Spybot, Super Anti Spyware, Trojan Remover etc. Follow these steps to keep your computer protect from spyware, malware and viruses.

Emma is an online antivirus support specialist for iYogi, a leading IT support company Headquartered in India, iYogi provides computer support via phone and remote access for home and small business users globally. Live 24/7 Remote computer repair service from India

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