What can you do to minimize virus and malicious software (malware, spyware, adware, & rootkits)?
- Keep your system up-to-date. That means install the latest system updates and 3rd party programs.
- Do not open attachments when you're not sure what it is. Even if it is from a person you know.
- Do not open any emails or attachments where the subject line look suspicious or questionable.
- When downloading files from the internet make sure that the source is legitimate and reputable.
- Check if your antivirus software is up to date.