In light of the recent Cyber attack it has got everybody worried if there computer is at risk. The WannaCry Virus only infects machines running Windows. If you do not update Windows regularly, and do not take care when opening and reading emails, then you may be at risk. However, it is believed that home users are to be at a very low risk during this strain of virus.
There are many things to do to protect yourself from getting a virus on your computer such as;
- Running regular updates on your PC
- Keeping up to date with your firewalls and antivirus software
- Taking care when opening emails
- Make sure you don’t give your passwords away
We also recommend keeping your computer files backed up as you will be able to restore your files without paying the ransom if your computer has been infected, as they may not be restored if you pay the fee.
If you are having any problems with the recent Cyber attack please don’t hesitate to call us on 01239 545033 or email email@example.com