by Tina Gasperson

The Internet can be a dangerous place for a desktop computer. Sometimes it seems as if there are viruses lurking around every virtual corner. The people who write the code that makes these evil programs run are always thinking of new ways to lure us into their cyber clutches. And unfortunately, sometimes we take the bait.

If you’ve been tricked by a nasty little bit of code and your computer looks like it’s down for the count, don’t despair. Most of the time you can fix it by following a few simple steps.
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How to Select and Install the Appropriate Antivirus Software for Your Computer

in privacy & security

There are many free and subscription-based antivirus programs available, but the most important thing is to get one installed right away to protect your computer from viruses, spyware and Trojan horses.

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