Security Services - Viruses, spam and phishing FAQ
Viruses, spam and phishing
- What is a computer virus?
- What is spyware?
- What is Malware?
- What are phishing emails and how can I protect myself against them?
- How did my computer get infected?
- What damage can a virus do to my computer?
- How can I protect my computer from hackers and viruses?
- Why do I need anti-spam software?
- What is a firewall used for?
- Why do I need both anti-virus software and a firewall?
- Are compressed attachments (.zip) in an email scanned for viruses?
- Are pop-up surveys from Cogeco legitimate?