How do I check for malware and other viruses on my computer?

1. Run a full scan using an updated anti-virus program, such as Windows Defender or AVG.

2. If you are using a Mac, run the XProtect and Malwarebytes.

3. Check for any suspicious programs running in the background.

4. Regularly update your operating system and software.

5. Install an ad-blocker to prevent malicious pop-ups.

6. Download files only from trusted sources.

7. Use a virtual private network (VPN) for extra security when browsing the web.

8. Be wary of unsolicited email attachments, links, and downloads.

9. Periodically clear your browser’s cookies and cache.