What is Zombie in Cyber World?
Do you love zombie movies👹 trust me it is not interesting when your computer becomes one of them 🥴🥴🥴
WHAT IS ZOMBIE IN CYBER WORLD📡💻
Zombie a computer that is connected secretly to the internet(usually without the owners consent)that is used to perform malicious activities to a remote direction, your computer then becomes a secret weapon to attack websites, organizations, individual e.t.c and is use to hack or launch denial of service attacks to those bodies mentioned above.
If your system is used as a zombie it is just like a thief taking advantage of an innocent person to steal. And when an investigation is been done the innocent person will be guilty and prosecuted according to the law
HOW TO KNOW IF YOUR SYSTEM IS A ZOMBIE
- Even without having many files on your p.c it is unacceptably slow.
- Your computer crashes without any reason more often.
- It takes your computer longer time to start-up and shutdown.
- Sudden loss of storage space.
- You try to send an email and it bounces back to you, or you receive a response of a mail you have not sent.
❌❌❌ With all these signals, your PC is not saved. ❌❌❌
WHAT TO DO IF YOU NOTICE YOUR SYSTEM IS ALREADY A ZOMBIE
- Install a trusted and genuine antivirus and anti-spyware and make sure it is up-to-date, then scan your hard drive and system for malware
- Make use of a root-kit detection software as most of these malware hides from antivirus
- Ensure you have a firewall on your system and set to the maximum security level
- To make sure you are completely free from a zombie you should completely wipe out your hard drive and reinstall the operating system and the applications.
THAT CYBER GIRL CARES🥰