True or False:
- I do not need to backup my PC or Mac because I have anti-virus software.
- Your Answer: _______
- The correct response is: False - and here is why.
Every PC and Mac user should install anti-virus (AV) software. It is an important security measure that protects your data and system from viruses and hacker attacks. However, it will not protect your computer from the other SEVEN ways you can lose your data:
1. Hardware failure
2. User errors
3. Loss or theft of a device
4. Natural disaster
6. Software errors
7. Problems you may encounter when upgrading or updating your software