Computer viruses are malicious programs that attack your computer. Viruses are typically attached to an executable file or a word document. They often spread via P2P file sharing, infected websites, or email attachment downloads. Once a virus finds its way onto your system, it will remain dormant until the infected host file or program is activated, which in turn makes the virus active enabling it to run and replicate on your system. Computer worms can exploit network configuration errors or exploit loopholes in the operating system and application security. Kaspersky Anti-Virus software detects and prevents virus and worm infections on your PC, while Kaspersky Internet Security for Android is an excellent choice for protecting Android smartphones.
Kaspersky Antivirus software automatically scans your PC to find threats and infections that could seriously damage your PC’s performance. If your PC is infected, the antivirus software helps you to rescue and reset your PC. There are several types of viruses and worms exists. A Trojan horse or Trojan is a type of malware that is often disguised as legitimate software. Once activated, Trojans can enable cyber-criminals to spy on you, steal your sensitive data, and gain backdoor access to your system. Malware, the short form of ‘malicious software’, may be capable of being spread via an email attachment and also as files via P2P networks. Another one is Spam, it is the electronic equivalent of the ‘junk mail’ that arrives on your doormat or in your postbox. There are several types of protection available, File antivirus, Web antivirus, Network attack blocker, etc.
Kaspersky Antivirus software cleans your system without slowing down your PC. It protects you when you’re online for banking and shopping. The parental controls and extra features help you to protect kids while using your PC. The password manager manages and stores passwords and syncs for access from PC, Mac and mobile. The software helps to secure your precious photos, music, and files. The ‘Game mode’, setting prevents the scan tasks and update tasks are not run and notifications are not shown when you play games or watch movies in full-screen mode.