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5 Common Myths that Stop People from Using an Antivirus

April 10, 2017
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While the growth of cyber threats and malware artists is rampant, most of us still feel that antivirus for our computer is unnecessary and may cause more trouble than it’s worth. Here are some myths that stop people from using an antivirus, where we also tell you why should you have one.

MYTHS

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Fact: In today’s time, no website is safe.
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Fact: Antivirus software are now designed to use minimal system resources.
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Fact: If you use the Internet, then any amount of data can be misused by attackers.
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Fact: An age-old myth. Mac users need as much protection as users of Windows.

slide12Fact: Without connecting to the Internet, there is virtually no use of having a computer.

Why should you invest in an antivirus?

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Rajiv Singha
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Rajiv is an IT security news junkie and a computer security blogger at Quick Heal. He is passionate about promoting cybersecurity awareness, content and digital...
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  1. Anirban DuttaApril 22, 2016 at 4:01 PM

    Thank you very much for this nice Slideshow. I am a user of Quick Heal & I know that Quick Heal is the BEST.

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  2. Syama NayakApril 24, 2016 at 5:58 PM

    Thanks.It is a very useful slide show.

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  3. Dheerendra Pratap SinghFebruary 28, 2018 at 10:14 AM

    Thanks

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