Presentation on theme: "No.24 Prerawat Denvutivorkarn M.2/2. Definition: "antivirus" is protective software designed to defend your computer against malicious software. Malicious."— Presentation transcript:
Definition: "antivirus" is protective software designed to defend your computer against malicious software. Malicious software, or "malware" includes: viruses, Trojans, keyloggers, and other code that vandalizes or steals your computer contents. In order to be anefective defense, your antivirus software needs to run in the background at all times, and should be kept updated so it recognizes new versions of malicious software. Prerawat
first uninstall any old antivirus program(s), including security "suites" before upgrading or replacing with a new one. Then Install your new anti-virus program. Follow the instructions carefully. If you become dazed and confused, stop the install, and get some help. Make sure that enable the option to update signatures (reference files) automatically. Then go online and either wait for them to update, or initiate a manual update. Test your virus protection online. If you find a problem, fix it or get some help. Finish by running a thorough scan of your system using your anti-virus program.
1.Download the AVG anti-virus protection program. This sets up an internal virus database on your computer. The free edition is not as extensive as the paid edition, which offers more scanning options. 2.Set the program to automatically update every day. You can also update the AVG anti-virus protection manually by right clicking the AVG icon on your taskbar and click on "check for updates." 3.Add the email scanner to scan your email as it comes into your mail program. The AVG email scanner runs every time you receive an email, not just once a day.
4.Right click on any program or file on your computer to run a specific anti-virus check on it. 5.Follow the recommended action from AVG if a virus is found; there are options to heal the infected object, delete it, wipe it or store it in the virus vault. Before you delete the object, make sure you read the help section or go to the online help center. 6.Run the AVG anti-virus protection on any downloaded program before opening it the first time to help keep your computer virus free. Prerawat
I choose Anti-virus because this program is easy to use and not have not much a trick.
anti virus has no disadvantage other then occasionally wanting you to restart your computer for a update. advantages keeps you safe think of it like this your firewall is the condom. your anti virus is the pill. its good to have both.