Basic Rules Against Viruses (Windows Systems)

  1. Never open an e-mail attachment if you don't know the sender.
  2. In order to read safely your e-mails, use our "Marconi" WebMail
  3. Possibly, do not use e-mail client programs like "Outlook or Outlook Express". The suggested programs are: Netscape, Mozilla, Thunderbird, Eudora light, Pine.
  4. Use our remotely managed antivirus program (daily updated).
  5. Upgrade your operating systems by Windows Update (start menu or Explorer->tools->Windows Update)
  6. Do not share writing or reading/writing folders on your computer without protecting them by a password. Moreover, always use not trivial passwords.
Moreover, e-mails containing viruses sent with your name (sender) could be generated by an infected computer having your name in its address book or using a distribution list, NOT NECESSARLY by your computer.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 May 2021 11:04