Common Craft has just released another great explanatory video. The newest video is called Computer Viruses and Threats Explained by Common Craft and it does exactly what the title says. The three minute video clearly explains different types of computer viruses, how viruses are spread, and how you can prevent getting viruses and prevent spreading viruses. You can watch the new video on the Common Craft website.
A related video that you should also check out is Common Craft’s Secure Websites in Plain English.
Applications for Education
Are you looking for a good explanation to share with students as to why they shouldn’t open suspicious files or links? If so, Computer Viruses and Threats Explained by Common Craft is the video for you.