Even though Facebook, Twitter and other social networking websites are great tools to stay connected with people all over the globe, but it is not needed to click all the links which say facebook or its related things. This is because these links can be unsafe for your PC, laptop as these websites have become the easiest place for the hackers to hack people using it. There are various apps, quizzes and games which when clicked or installed can infect virus, malwares, and spywares in your PC. Whenever somebody posts a link and several people like or share it, it gets spread all on their accounts and your facebook account may be hacked by a criminal for sure.
If you want to safely use this social networking website without getting any threats then never ever install or clicks a third party apps, games or quizzes. This ensures with this way you will be protected from the most of the known threats. However if you have a home PC and it is used by all your family members including kids & children who wouldn’t be bothered about these rules then it is important to keep a block over these threats by using a security software.
Most of the people at the workplace often use these networking websites and they increase the risk of spreading viruses in a number of PC’s. This is why many businesses block networking websites to keep a control on the viruses from spreading and keeping your computer’s performance good.
A popular security program known as Microsoft Security Essentials helps a lot in preventing the viruses to enter in your PC. It’s better to keep your this system protected because once the virus has infected it the cost of removal would be too high and the damages occurred would be irreparable.
Always download and use the latest Firefox and Google Chrome browsers as they keep virus & malwares out of your PC. Never open an unknown attachment in your mails as it may have dangerous virus that can affect a lot of programs and files.
Always use a best and renowned antivirus such as Bitdefender, Kaspersky, Nod 32 or MacAfee, with the latest version and always keep them updates to enjoy a hassle free online as well as offline computer use. Scan your computer from time to time to know if there are any threats and remove them as soon as you find them!