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Spyware is software that aims to gather information about a person or organization without their knowledge and that may send such information to another entity without the consumer's consent, or that asserts control over a computer without the consumer's knowledge; it has also come to include programs that engage in various kinds of electronic fraud. Anti-spyware is software that removes or blocks that software; some common vendors include Malwarebytes, McAfee, Spybot-Search and Destroy, Ad-Aware and BitDefender.
I have a client whose computer, seemingly out of the blue, fan started running all the time. I had her run MBAM, SAS and CCleaner. We rebooted and viola! that resolved the issue.
It's been …
We are asking EE what is their experience in web sites that does online scanning of apps that may be infected by spyware, viruses or malware.
We have used VirusTotal but wanted to know how reliab…
Is anti virus/anti malware necessary on Windows mobile running 8.1 or 10?
I have had a crash and need to uninstall the Antivirus Software
I cannot find an Uninstaller Tool anywhere....Please Help !!!!!
When I attempt to uninstall I get this message:
error 1721. Th…
We have installed in our computer, a Windows 10 Pro OS, Spybot-Search & Destroy, Malwarebytes, Comodo Internet Security (which has Anti-Virus) and SUPERAntiSpyware. Afer installing them, all are in m…
Hello experts, my old IBM Thinkpad laptop has been acting rather slow for the last while - particularly while in Firefox. A couple of weeks ago my eBay account was hacked into and some bogus items wer…
This customer has an application developed in vb6 long ago...
it works fine but some of its modules... exe files with size less than 500 kb are being blocked by bit Defender...
I have installed one of those free software which with one click and hard to see recommendation and agreements I ended up to a new start page (hijacked) of my browsers.
The unwanted page is http://ww…
I have Malwarebytes Endpoint Security bundle, which includes Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit. I understand some people run an antivirus program as well. I have AVG Antiviru…
I have a client who is infected with ransomware. The files are .crypted how do I know what ransomware this is? And can this be decrypted?
I have Vipre Internet Security and Malwarebytes Antimalware installed on my system. Do I need additional protection from ransomware?
We use the free version of Microsoft Security Essentials.
Is it possible to set up a GPO (Windows Server 2003 R2) to schedule a weekly full scan?
Looking to tighten down security currently using AVG and happy with this product. I've never used a purchased version of Malwarebytes however find it's substantial removing malware.
Question, I'm …
I have a client with AVG Cloudcare installed with the Crypto Prevent Installed by FoolishIT.com
This client Still got Infected and all files Encrypted...
What Tools are being used out there for …
client got the message below.
How can I be getting this issue with Sophos installed.
is there a fix for us
All your documents, photos, databases and other important …
Hello and Good Afternoon Everyone,
I am wondering if there are any online sites which will carry out complete anti-malware and anti-virus scans and remove detected threats for free.
Most of the files (Word/Excel/Access/PDF) on my server is infected by ZEPTO virus. The backup device do not have the latest files. So I am considering paying the ransom money, We don't have mu…
is anyone familiar with this tool: 'Kaspersky Anti-Ransomware Tool for Business'.
what is your opinion on it ?
is it free ?
I'm trying to sieve out which of the signatures / malwares in F-Secure is ransomware.
Anyone can get me a list?
Is RHEL or any specific OS that allows us to browse Internet and yet
highly not prone to ransomware & malware
Wanted to use it as 'jumphost' for browsing Internet
Hi, I have a client who has been done over with dma locker 3 and also had there only backup , which was on a local nas.
I had twice tried selling them cloud backup and Dr.
At the moment, there onl…
Recently I received a text from a person I recognized but who was not in my contacts. Despite the fact they were not in my contacts, their full name was in the body of the text along wi…
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My OS is win 10 pro 64 bit and I seem to have a malware or virus of sort that displays an AD, Ad by Stack Player, and it sometimes plays a video or music. I have run malware and also Avast programs, …
The intent of this Article is to provide the basic First Aid steps for working through most malware infections. The target audience includes experienced IT professionals and the casual user who just wants…
Most PC repair technicians (if not all) always start their cleanup process by emptying the temp folders before running any removal tools. It makes sense because temp folders are common places for mal…
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