Malware, Spyware & Virus Protection
The increasing online threat has made it mandatory to employ security software. Wish to learn more about the malware, spyware, virus protection?
The malwares like spywares and viruses are a threat to the computer. In the days of the Internet; the threat is growing larger every day. These types of malware are getting transmitted online. The first noticeable sign of malware infection on a PC is the poor performance and slow speed of the computer. The spywares and viruses are self replicating, privacy invading software. The spywares and viruses take up memory space and are well hidden to be removed. The software programs put embedded registry entries in the Windows registry; this gives them the ability to stay back in the computer. The intentions of these types of software are always sinister. Besides personal data theft and security breach, the malware attack can also cause a computer to crash.
The important discussion points on ‘Malware Spyware Virus Protection’ are:
- What is the real time protection?
- How does the updating of the antimalware software help?
- What are the advantages of real time protection?
What is the real time protection?
The real time protection is generally offered by the paid version of the security software only. The “real time scan” is the automatic scan of the partial or complete computer system. The “real time scan” is completely in contrast of the ‘on demand scan’. This is the most important feature of any security software. Using this feature of ‘real time’, the antivirus monitors the data input to the computer. The examples of data input would be, inserting a CD or DVD in a computer, downloading e-mail or surfing the Internet, etc. This helps in identifying and removing the malware before it downloads on the computer or gets activated. All the data files are always scanned whenever the user opens them for use. This proactive measure greatly helps in fighting the malwares.
How does the updating of the antimalware software help?
The antimalware software needs to be updated regularly. The updates make the antimalware aware of the latest advanced spyware, virus threats. This updated knowledge helps the anti malware software to defend the PC against all latest threats in real time.
What are the advantages of real time protection?
The “real time protection” scans and blocks malwares like spyware and virus before they can get downloaded to the computer. This is a proactive shielding against malware, the feature blocks malware before they are activated. This helps the computer to be free of malware and saves the headache of removing the malware.
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