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How to not get infected by a computer virus or other type of malware

September 13, 2016 10:43 am Published by Leave your thoughts

It’s true that computer viruses and other types of malware are getting more and more sophisticated by each passing day, but the underlying techniques that hackers use to spread them have remained pretty much the same over the years. Contrary to popular belief among the older generation, computer viruses don’t lurk around the internet looking for ways to force their way into your machine. Nope. The vast majority of computers that have a malware infection have been in fact doomed by the actions of their unsuspecting owners themselves. It’s very common for a user to get tricked into installing the virus onto their... View Article