What is the importance of computer security?
Computer security is becoming very essential as the level of threats and attacks are raising. Securing your computer will also secure the OS giving it long life. Without an computer security, there are wide chances if your system to get hacked, your information can be stole and finally your system can be hacked.
This can cause
1. slow down of system performance
2. The memory will be less than the actual memory
3. Blue screen issues.
Have a security software such as antivirus and firewall to protect your system from all of the above mentioned threats.
Where computer security deals with the processes applied to computer system(s), information security concerns all of the aspects regarding the system of policies and/or procedures for identifying, controlling, and protecting information from unauthorized disclosure. While often synonymous, information security is actually a superset of computer security, encompassing the fields of data security, transmission security, network security, physical security, personal security, and personnel security,
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