Spam filter software for people who want to block unwanted messages to their email or stop viruses from attacking their computer, laptop or mobile phone can be downloaded free of charge. These days it can be annoying to receive hundreds of uninvited mails to your inbox and apart from constantly deleting it, there is little one can do about this except filter it out into a specific designated folder or block it altogether. The problem with blocking it completely is that sometimes the odd message that may well not be spam gets blocked when it perhaps should not have been.
Download free spam filter software and experiment with the settings to suit your specific requirements and block out the really annoying messages. Computers and laptops are often targeted by viruses these days and once you have a stubborn virus on your system it has the potential of deleting and destroying your saved work and files to the point of not being able to recover them. Mobile phones are also at risk and often targeted by different types of viruses as millions of people in South Africa and worldwide are using their cell phones to access the Internet on a daily basis.
As a word of advice, never respond to suspicious looking emails especially if they claim to be from your bank or anything else where finances may be involved. Be careful about clicking on hyperlinks contained within HTML messages that direct you to website pages. People who create viruses have been known to use this to redirect un unsuspecting user to a web page that contains a virus and maybe harmful to a persons computer, laptop or cell phone. One can never be too careful when it comes to browsing the Internet via a mobile phone, laptop or pc or receiving emails and opting to download a decent free spam filter software program can prove to be a wise precaution.