What tools are available to protect computers from malware?

After reading and exploring the links and attached resources (files) provided, you will be able to identify the maintenance required for the long term use of computer hardware and personal strategies for maintaining optimal health while using computers. Review the rubric and (attached files) for this assignment and then do the following:

  1. Create a 2-3 page INSTRUCTION MANUAL *(double spaced, 12 point Times New Roman font)*  for new computer users  on the importance of computer care and human care while using a computer workstation (i.e., a desktop or laptop computer).
  2. Please be sure to address the following items in the report:
    1. What is malware?
    2. How can malware affect a computer?
    3. What tools are available to protect computers from malware?
    4. What are ergonomics?
    5. What are some potential side effects of extended computer use for a human being?
    6. Provide at least five (5) tips for new computer users on taking care of a computer workstation.
    7. Provide at least five (5) tips for new computer users on taking care of their body while using a computer workstation.

Links for resource:

https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-to-take-care-of-your-computer

http://www.wikihow.com/Take-Good-Care-of-Your-Laptop-Computer

https://www.lifewire.com/lcd-image-persistence-833037