Computers can get something called a virus. Just like a person the make them less efficient and slow. a computer virus is a type of malicious code or program written to effect the way a computer operates and is designed to spread from one computer to another. Just like a human virus.
Wow, I won $5K I am going to click this link to claim my money!
Computer virus can come in many different forms like fake adds you find on websites. Just like how bob thinks he won $5k
Bob's Bank balance: $-10,000Account Summary:Online Bank Transfer: -$20,000Gas station: $5.72Grocery Store: $32.95Pay Check: $500
If computer viruses get on your works database personal information from each employee and the company can be stolen and make all the computers slow, and maybe even much worse damage.
Oh no! I cant believe I did this.
Someone got a virus on our work database!!
Why did I have to fall for that computer virus scam!
Now that you have seen what computer virus's can do what what they are you should now be more careful while scrolling on the web. When Bob got a virus he lost all his money and his job! Computer virus could just make your computer slow or it can steal personal information and sell it to people.