In this article I'll be giving you advice for Antivirus or rather Endpoint Protection (this includes a Firewall) for:
- en Linux
Addtionally I'll provide you links to set this up from your internet provider (dutch, but check yours)
An old but usefull anti-ransomware tool (free)
It would be wise to pay for a professional product where you have it all, from Antivirus to Firewall and Anti-Ransomware included.
Antivirus or Endpoint Protection is a nescecary evil which you must certainly consider wisely to invest in.
Files which get lost, because of virusses or ransomware are very hard to get back unless you have a back-up of your files. Most people don't even know about that.
With this article I'll be providing download links of Avast - Sophos - ESET and for your internetprovider.
- Windows / OSX (Sophos, gratis en betaald
But: When you are on Windows 10 allready, I can rest assure you that the built-in functionlity of Microsoft Windows Defender does the job nicely.
RAT (Remote Access Trojan) hardly stand a chance with Microsoft Windows Defender. Be sure to check twice when clicking a link. There are still some way's for an attacker to control your pc.
- Android (Avast, free and paid)
Internet Providers with built-in security (dutch)
For other provider search for "safe online" in combination with your internet provider
Windows - Cyberreason ransomfree (has been taken offline, but does the job nicely)
Please consider a payment subscription for optimal protection! Except for Microsoft Windows 10 Defender.