How to avoid malware on a computer

Stop virus's stealing your stuff.

What is malware ?

Software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems. Malware stands for malicious software it can get into your PC or laptop,steal your information, bank details and password to things


What is a worm

A worm is a small program that spreads through a computer system randomly changing or overwriting pieces of work and data as it moves. destroying work that is previously saved


Trojan Horse

A Trojan horse a type of malware which gets access to the computer system while appearing to do something good but instead drops a malware, often allowing access to the target's computer. This is invisible to users. Trojan horses steal information, or harm the host computer systems.


What is spyware and adware

Spyware is a malicious program that installs itself on your computer and monitors and reports your activities and personal information to third parties. Adware is a kind of spyware that generates annoying pop-up ads.


Firewall

Software or hardware that prevents outsiders from accessing a computer or network.