Use a cloud-based solution for backups

While local backups are generally safe, sometimes, malware or ransomware can spread to the backed up files. Additionally, a USB drive or external hard drive could get lost or destroyed, taking all of your files with it. A cloud-based backup solution is an internet service that stores all of your files online, Total Defense internet suite products offer online backup . Viruses and malware on your computer won’t affect your files, and they aren’t subject to the risk of loss or damage faced by hard copies.