Virus is a kind of malicious software that can spread from a computer to other computers in a network. It can infect the files in different ways and make it impossible to work.
All AAU computers have an antivirus program installed to prevent viruses from infecting your device. It is updated regularly. However, new viruses and malware are constantly emerging, and it is therefore important that you use your common sense and are especially aware when you:
- download and install content from the web
- open attachments in emails from senders you do not know.