Computer Security ProgramComputer security programs are specifically purposed to prevent loss of data, intrusion into computer users’ privacy and disruption of computer system performance by viruses and other worms. With the right programs in place a computer user is protected from the harmful effects of viruses, Trojans, spyware, adware and other malicious software.
Security programs that can guarantee protection from dangerous software are as listed below.
- Antispyware software
- Antivirus software
- Spyware removal tools
Spyware are a major threat facing home users of computers and also organizational computer networks. Spyware often sneaks into a standalone computer or a computer network spying on the shopping habits and other financial, banking and personal information of computer users and organizations. Antispyware computer security programs are helpful in blocking spywares from accessing a system.
Antispyware software track and remove all spyware that come attached in free downloads like free music, free software and free games. This software also deletes all adware. Adware make a computer slow, and they spy on user data.
Computer viruses have through time inflicted pain to many computer users and organizations throughout the world. The Melissa virus of 1999 is one such computer virus that spread to over 100,000 computers causing unprecedented financial loses. Love letter virus of 2000 made organizations and individuals to lose a total of $8 billion. A virus infests a computer system and duplicates itself subsequently spreading itself to the computers entire network.
Viruses are also spread through e-mail attachments, floppy disks and flash disks. However, with a dedicated antivirus computer security programs viruses and worms are detected and removed on time. Spyware and adware that have the potential to cause a harmful effect to a computer are identified on time and prevented from coding themselves into the computer system.
Well functioning and updated antivirus software scrutinizes and scans the computer system for any malicious software and informs the computer user on time.
With adware and spyware roaming free in the PC it is possible to lose lots of data and have one’s PC permanently impaired. Spyware removal tools are computer security programs that remove malwares, spyware and adware some of which cannot be removed by traditional antivirus and antispyware programs. The features inherent in a spyware removal tool are the most technological advanced features that enable the detection and removal of even the most stubborn worms.
Antivirus, antispyware and spyware removal tools are just but a fraction of the computer security programs that help protect a PC from nasty software’s. There are also registry cleaners, link scanners, anti-rootkits among others that offer great assistance when it comes to PC protection.
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- Diagnostic & repair for your technologies.
- Troubleshooting software errors.
- Updating drivers and security to protect against online threats.
- Connecting to the Internet, devices and peripherals.
- Optimizing your PC's speed and performance.
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