What is Malware?
Malware is a truncated term for “malicious software”. There are various forms of malware including viruses, worms, spyware, and keyloggers.
How can you protect yourself?
- Ensure your software updates are current. This includes your antivirus, web browser and operating system.
- Do NOT open suspicious links in emails or social media posts.
- Protect all devices that are connected to the Internet such phones and gaming systems.
- Be aware when using a flash drive you did not purchase. It may contain malware.
Click here to learn the different types of Malware and how they affect your systems.