Computers are always likely to be targeted by hackers. Viruses of all kinds of target computers and would infect them if timely action is not taken. Here are some basic ways that you can use to protect your PC from viruses.
1. Install virus protection or antivirus software and perform regular updates.
2. Create strong passwords.
3. Be cautious with email links.
4. Use a firewall and enhance your browser’s Privacy Setting.
5. Use a pop-up blocker and adjust your User Account Control.