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Windows XP Support Ends: 6 Ways to Protect Yourself

Malware (or worse) will be a fact of life for Windows XP computers unless they are upgraded or replaced

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Windows XP Support Ends: Back Up Your Data

Source: Microsoft

Another commonsense precaution. It’s one thing to have your data accessed by a criminal. It’s another degree of pain altogether for a virus to actually damage or delete it.

This can happen.

Backing up any data on a Windows XP computer is critical. If that PC gets hits by malware and the data is compromised, at least it won’t be gone for good if you have a copy stored on an external hard drive or in the cloud.

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