Is your small business or personal computers running a bit sluggish lately? Or, are your systems experiencing any or all of the following issues:
- Slow startup times
- Files that are missing or corrupt
- Unusual error messages that pop up out of nowhere – especially in your task bar
- Random and very frequent restarts
If your computer systems are exhibiting any of the following issues enlisted above, your pcs may be infected with a computer virus. Computer viruses are becoming more sophisticated every day. One of the best ways to protect your small business and personal computers against computer viruses is to use an Anti-Virus program.
Just recently, the Taranki Daily reported that an extremely sophisticated computer virus named “Crypto-locker” locked two Plymouth, MA businesses out of their computer systems. This virus was so slick that it encrypted the business files of these local businesses and demanded a ransom if they wanted them back.
You can read more about this attack here. Stories like this stress the importance of using anti-virus software to protect your computer systems from these kinds of attacks.
What is Anti-Virus Software?
A computer antivirus software program is an application designed to prevent, detect, and remove computer viruses before they invade your systems. To help you protect your small business systems from computer viruses, I have rounded up a list of the Top 5 best antivirus software for small business that are out there on the market.
1. Avira Small Business Anti-Virus
2. Webroot SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection
3. Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business Core
4. Avast Endpoint Protection Suite Plus
5. AVG Small Business Anti-Virus
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