Anti-virus software can identify and block many viruses before they can infect your computer. Once you install anti-virus software, it is important to keep it up to date. Anti-virus software sometimes more broadly referred to as anti-malware software looks for patterns based on the signatures or definitions of known malware. Anti-virus vendors find new and updated malware daily, so it is important that you have the latest updates installed on your computer.
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Antivirus is a type of computer program that's designed to seek out and remove computer viruses that have infected your computer. They can also block your system from getting infected with new viruses. The word "antivirus" is a misnomer, considering that most of these applications can also clean any form of malware from your system, not only viruses.