Anti-Virus Software: 

  • Viruses and malwares are malicious programs transmitted over the Internet and can spread quickly on personal computers and corporate networks.
  • They range from harmless pranks that vary from an annoying messages to programs that can destroy hardware or allow access to your computer.

How to Protect Yourself:

  • Always use up-to-date and trusted anti-virus software that is capable of scanning files and email messages for viruses. This can prevent your files from being corrupted or lost, as well as save you hours of frustration as you try to restore an infected computer system.
  • If you're not sure about computer protection, seek advice from your service provider or device manufacturer.

  • A firewall is a barrier (software and/or hardware) that filters all internet traffic & viruses between your computer/ device and the outside world.
  • Firewall is capable of preventing malicious attacks and can block certain types of traffic (data) from entering your computer or network. 
  • Firewall protects your personal or business computer and any information it holds from offensive websites, spam and unauthorized access from potential hackers.
  • How to Protect Yourself:
  • Always ensure that a firewall software is installed and active on your device.

Software Update:

  • Software update from your device manufacturer comes with the latest security features to protect your device.
  • Ensure that latest software updates suggested by your device manufacturer are updated regularly.

Secure your wireless connection: 

  • Without a secure wireless/ Wi-Fi network, anyone can use your internet connection. 
  • Securing your wireless/ Wi-Fi connection can be simple by setting up a password. 
If you notice any unusual/ suspicious transaction on your account, please contact ADIB immediately on our 24/7 Call Center at Fraud Hotline: +971 26100116