I make use of my computer every single day and it is the first thing I move to when I wake up, my computer is also the last thing I work on when I want to sleep in the night so it is no doubt one of the best things in my life, in fact, my life depends on it. The same thing is the case for so many of us but we take the security of our computer with levity and this is consistently affecting us.
You have to realize that your computer is not that secure by default and there are measures you have to take regularly to make sure it is always in good state. This article will be giving you some tips to ensure your computer is always secure.
Install a Solid Antivirus and Upgrade Your Antivirus Regularly
A computer is just like a human being and an antivirus is like having good food that prevents you from falling sick while updating your antivirus regularly is like doing regular exercises to make sure you’re always in good health. The importance of an antivirus to the security of a computer should never be underestimated so make sure you have one. Make sure you always do your best to makes sure your system is protected.
Don’t Install Just Any Software
One thing about using a computer with the internet is that it is very difficult to make effective use of the power of moderation and controlling yourself, you will always put yourself in trouble because there are a lot of cool things online such as cool wallpapers, cool software applications and cool images online but it is very important that you’re very careful with installing these things and that you always moderate when it comes to them. Make sure you only install relevant software from trusted providers and you won’t have any problem with your computer.
Use a Firewall
A very large percentage of the computers we use today are connected to the internet and making use of the internet is one of the best ways to put your computer in trouble if you’re not very careful because there are always things to do online and you won’t know when something wrong is about to happen. By using a firewall you will always be informed whenever a computer or software is trying to access your computer without you authorizing it so you will be able to take the necessary steps to protect your computer.
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