No matter how advanced your computer is, it can be brought to its knees by viruses and other malicious software. The best way to keep malware at bay is through a combination of vigilance and antivirus software. Bear in mind that unless your software is up to date, it will not be able to detect modern threats. In addition, always keep your operating system and other programs up to date to minimize security loopholes that hackers might otherwise be able to compromise. If your computer is being encumbered by malware or viruses, don’t hesitate to contact the professionals at Palm Desert Computer Repair Company.