To reduce the risk of getting malware on your computer please:

  • install anti-virus software and run regular scans
  • regularly update your anti-virus (this should happen automatically via ITS updates)
  • don't download pirated software, as it is more likely to contain malware
  • use your common sense when surfing the internet and when downloading material from websites
  • only plug in trusted USB drives into your computer
  • don't click on links in spam email
  • use a current web browser and consider using security add-ons (such as NoScript or FlashBlock)
  • take an IT Training courses on computer security when available.

  • IT Training courses on computer security

Further information

Last updated 29/07/2019 11.37 AM
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