First the bad news: If you are browsing the WWW you cannot expect a one hundred percent protection against malware, viruses and attacks. Malware developers quickly adapt to new situations: 60.000 viruses are being discovered every day. According to experts, this is just the tip of the iceberg.
Security advice: Minimizing risks
There are countless ways to attack systems: We are more and more connected, the amount of terminal devices is increasing and services and applications are growing together. Therefore there exist large numbers of gateways for malicious software.
In addition to an up-to-date antivirus software we recommend to maintain some general security advice: Make life for attackers as hard as possible, minimize all potential risks and safe all your data and programs. If you follow our advice you can react quickly in case of emergency and limit possible damage!
- Internet Security: fix security vulnerabilities
- Security on your computer: look after your hard- and software
- Smartphones, Tablets & Co.: security to go
- Preventions: childproof internet
- Hacking: prevention and handling
In addition to the general advice for a safe behavior in the internet we offer some step-by-step instructions showing how to safe your data or how to restore your system in case of an infection.