Nowadays, the basic threat to computers is from malicious software programs, which are being floated
Protect your computer from harmful Trojans by updating suitable antivirus software
on the Internet. A lot ofÂ antivirus softwareÂ is available to safeguard your computer from these types of dreadful virus like different Trojans. These antivirus software are intended to protect from different types of threats like Trojans, viruses, ransomware, adware, malware, spyware, etc. The severity of each of these threats differs from one another on the basis of the purpose for which they are created, but none of these threats for good for computers. While the Internet serves as a boon for many people, malicious sites has not left the Internet world as well. The malicious software programs easily prowl through these sites to the computer, which does not have updated antivirus software.
Therefore, it is really very much important to have antivirus software on your computer and it should be regularly updated as well. More information is given below:
- What are computerÂ virus and Trojans?
- Different types of Trojans
- Importance of updating antivirus software
What are computer virus and Trojans?
A computer virus is a program that enters into a computer through software or hardware without the knowledge of the user and then starts attacking the computer by attaching itself to a program file. Good antivirus software is essential to remove the computer virus. A computer Trojan is software that appears to function in a certain way, but it performs another action without the knowledge of the user. It might not always be harmful to your computer, but it can open up doors for hackers to get into your PC and retrieve information. An efficient firewall program can protect your computer from Trojans.
Different types of Trojans?
There are different types of Trojans like keyloggers, IRC Trojans, backdoor Trojans and remote access Trojans. All these different types can easily be employed in a single Trojan. For instance, IRC Trojans are normally incorporated with Remote Access Trojans and backdoor Trojans to make harm to the computers. There are other types of Trojans like destructive Trojans, data sending Trojans, FTP Trojans and proxy Trojans, as well.
Importance of updating antivirus software
As said earlier, it is essential to have antivirus software on your computer to protect it from all the above-mentioned threats. Moreover, just having antivirus software cannot do wonder for your computer, it can protect your computer from all forms of the latest threats only when the software is updated regularly. Most of the antivirus software manufacturers are providing facilities to the users for easily updating the software and the longer period the user takes between updating the software, the computer becomes more vulnerable to the action of new viruses. On the other hand, the updated antivirus application ensures that your computer is well-protected against the latest Trojans, malware, spyware, etc.
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