Internet has become something nowadays, it is a very important part of our life which brings us help in nearly every aspect including work, study, entertainment, research, and more. It can say that our life has become much more convenient and also colorful while has internet involved. However, as thousands of online threat being created and thrown into the internet everyday, the internet world is becoming more and more dangerous, unless we take necessary action to protect our compter, and the basic step and also the most effective one is installing a reliable antivirus security software in your computer.
There are plenty of antivirus program available on the internet, some of them is free and some of them require a payment, but whether it is free or not is not important, the key is to find the latest and frequently update one since there are new virus coming out everyday, so, do not be fooled or get confuse by those advertisement made by the software companies, you’d better first go see what people recommend in the forums or blogs as reference.
After you install the antivirus program in your computer, it will help you scan all the files and folders inside your computer system for malicious software (malware) and programs, then it will remove them on-demand. With the latest virus definition, the antivirus program is capable of identify the infected files/program, and the location where the virus is hiding, and then quarantine the infected subject or delete the virus to prevent further damages.
Some of the virus are designed by the hackers to collect and steal your personal information, your backing account, once the hackers get access to these information, not only you will lose your money,these information will be used for illegal transactions or business thus create even more severe troubles to you, while installing a good antivirus program is good way to protect your account and personal data from being taken over by hackers.
Though most of the antivirus programs are not free, you may need to pay up to a hundred bucks to get one, but trust me, for my experiences, these money is worth to pay, if unfortunately your computer is infected and damaged by virus, the money that cost to repair can be even more expensive