Protecting your PC

Tips to stay safe...

Top tips!

  • Install Anti-Virus software and update it regularly.
  • Install a firewall.
  • Install the latest security updates for your software and operating system.
  • Don't open email attachments that you do not trust.

What is Anti-Virus software and what is a firewall?

  • Anti-Virus software
- Anti-virus software is software used to protect your PC from viruses, worms, bots ect.

  • Firewall
- A firewall is a security system that controls what goes in and what comes out of your computer. It decides what's safe and what is a potential threat to your computer.