Windows 10: It might be time to stop using antivirus??
Hi that's also easy to break -- what if your Ransomware worked as far as Windows is concerned as a Legitimate program --say it masqueraded as Photoshop.exe --your firewall unless it had maps of every program code would not be able to say it was "Ransomware" and would allow it !!!!!.
Even simpler - a small program which re-names the Ransomware into something legit and then does its nasty business.
Firewalls are better for keeping services / ports restricted -- however once you even THINK of emails then all is lost if you aren't careful. !!!
So don't rely too much done by computer - that lulls people into false sense of security
Actually the ROUTER usually has a good firewall but people often neglect to use that.
My router TL-W1043N / TL-WR1043ND has firewall and other basic security thingies :
WiFi is also heavily protected.
This last one knocks them all Avocado. And If you carefully read between the lines, in both articles, It is written that Defender is also fat free.
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