Free Antivirus Update
What is an antivirus software? Why should you update it? How frequently should you update it? What are the benefits of updating it?
Antivirus software is an application which is used to scan your computer for detecting and removing viruses along with Trojans, worms, malwares etc. It also prevents all these malicious programs from entering into your system for spreading infections. There are numerous antivirus software applications which are available in the market by reputed vendors. Most of these applications provide comprehensive protection for your computer along with guarding it against viruses.
Antivirus application contains data which is used against the threats of these viruses. An update is required, so that these applications can upgrade their database and collect information about the latest Internet threats from viruses and succeed in blocking and detecting them when they try to enter your system or have already infected it.
Hence, it is suggested that you update your antivirus program on a periodic basis. Most of the applications have the feature for automatic update, which means that once you are online, your application will update itself. However in some cases manual intervention might be needed from you. You can choose to update it daily or on a weekly basis, just make sure that it does not get outdated.
There are scores of benefits of updating your antivirus application of which few important ones are:
- 24-Hour protection for your computer
- Uninterrupted browsing experience
- Reduces load on your computer RAM
- Ready to fight unknown and new threats
- Keeps you trouble free
24-Hour Protection for your Computer
An updated antivirus application will offer round the clock protection for your computer. Its real time protection will guard your system when you are online and when you are offline it will still watch for any infection which might have slipped in to your system stealthily.
Uninterrupted Browsing Experience
Your updated antivirus application will block all threats and prevent them from invading your system, thus you can enjoy an uninterrupted surfing session on your PC rather than worrying about the possibilities of letting in the malicious programs. It will inform you if you click on some program which is suspicious in nature, so that you can decide about opening it.
Reduces load on your computer RAM
Viruses are known to eat away the RAM in your computer, thus a fully functional antivirus program will keep the load off it by making sure that no viruses come inside your system. Also a regular update will contain installation files of small size as against the large size of a file which is installed after a long time for updating your antivirus. Thus your computer is saved from the burden of unnecessary file space.
Ready to Unknown and New Threats
If your antivirus application is updated on a regular basis then it will contain latest information about the new virus threats and will be ready to combat their influence on your system.
Keeps you Trouble Free
With a complete updated antivirus protection for your computer you can say good bye to all your worries. Not only this, you will also be able to save a lot of time and money which otherwise would have been spent in repairing your system from the damages of viruses.
All these points will help you spend good time with your computer alongside maintaining its good health. If you are stuck with some issues while updating your antivirus program then get in touch with iYogi team who will help you fix the issue.
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