ere are lot of issues which is related with the security of your device. There are most of harmful virus and malware not only break your security but also steel important information from your device. In that situation you must know how to keep safe your device from virus and malware.
At this time there are billion of users has to use Internet on his device. There are most of harmful virus and malware get the entrance in your device via Internet. When you are running Internet on your device these virus not only infected your device but also corrupt your files, steel important information and many more.
Computer Virus are some illegal or mischievous programs that when run, they are able to copying itself by infecting different many files and programs on your computer system. There are many types of harmful computer virus like Email viruses, Worms, and Trojan horses and many more. But there is no need to worry this guide helps you to protect your device from virus and malware.
Tips How to Keep Safe Your Device from Virus and Malware
There are lot of ways from which you can protect your device from Virus and malware. In this guide we have to discuss few important security tips which helps you to keep safe your device from virus and malware.
1. Stop downloading Unofficial apps, games from unknown sources
There are lot of unofficial apps, games are available on the Internet. If you try to download them then you have to turn-on unknown sources for downloading. During downloading these app or games always be careful. Because they are taking places from where your downloading should be safe site. You can use Google Play store which is more trustable store which is used for downloading purpose. If you start downloading any apps or games from new website then you must have to check the rating and reviews of that site.
2. Keep Updated Browser & Operating System
Operating system plays an important role to manage all apps, programs, files, folders and other things on your device. If you have older operating system then security not much powerful. If you want to build strong security then you must have to use updated operating system on your device.
When you need to surf on Internet then you must have to use any web browser. Most of the person have to use old version of browser on his device which are unable to give proper security against the virus and malware. You must have to use updated version of web browser on your device which not only provide different features but also build strong security against virus and malware.
3. Install an anti-malware app in your smartphone
Anti-malware also known as Antiviruses. You can use updated antivirus on your device which not only deduct but also remove all the virus and malware from your device. You can install any updated version of Antivirus on your device to enhance the security of your device. Almost all big antivirus companies have their own Android anti malware apps like Nod32, Kaspersky, AVG, Avast, McAfee and Norton etc. If you need full protection then you can get premium version of these anti malware for your device.
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4. Scan New Pen drive or Disks
Most of the person have to store his important and person data in a specific Pen drive or external hard disk. But if your pen drive or disk is infected with the virus then when you connect them to other device they are also infected with virus and malware. The better way to keep safe your device you must have to scan your pen drive and other disks with updated antivirus software.
5. Ignore Popups and Download buttons
During surfing on the Internet there are lot of website are automatically opened in front of you. These website shows different popups and download buttons and force you to claim a prize money, lucky draw etc. You should ignore to click given all these fake popups and download button. When you click these download button any harmful virus or malware entered to your system and your device is infected with virus. So, always avoid these kind of popups and download buttons.
6. Don’t use Open Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Open free to use Wi-Fi is available on different places like and shopping store, hotels, garden, railway station, bus stand and other places. They provide OTP and allows to access open WiFi on your device. But it must be harmful for your device when you try to connect your device from to unknown and un-secure Wi-Fi network any third party it could be break your device security. So always be careful during using open Wi-Fi and Bluetooth sources.
6. Backup the data
It is advisable that you must have to keep regular and complete backup of your important data at different places. You can take choose online backup facility or take backup on any external devices as per your need. After that, if your device is infected with any harmful virus or malware then there is no need to worry. You can format your infected device and again check and clean from Antivirus software. After that you can easily restore your complete data without any extra effort.
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