Below are some simple day to day tips & tricks that you could follow to protect your computer from infections like malwares & viruses.
1. Strong Passwords
Regular OS update
Automatic Software update
Use of Proper Antivirus Software
Use of Proper Firewall Software
Open email messages from unknown company or
senders that you don’t identify or it is in spam folder. Many viruses and Ransomwares are attached to email
messages and will spread as soon as you open the attachment. It’s not a safe
way to download the attachments if you don’t recognized it.
User Account Control (UAC) should be turned
on. When changes are going to
be made to your PC that require administrator-level permission, UAC notifies
you and gives you the chance to approve the change. UAC can help keep viruses
from making unwanted changes. To open UAC, swipe in from the right edge of the
screen, and then tap Search.