What Malware and Spyware can do to Your PC and Your Life

Almost everyone has a computer these days and with widespread access to the Internet it can sometimes be difficult not to allow harmful spyware, malware and viruses to attack your computer. The worst thing about it is that a lot of the spyware that currently exists is something that can harm not only your computer, but it can also take over control of your entire life. It is extremely dangerous [&hellip

Disable Autorun to Prevent Spyware

The autorun function was abused by spyware and malware creators shortly after its debut many years ago. It was intended to make non-hard disk drives — particularly optical drives and thumb drives, more user friendly. When most users insert a CD into their computer, they want it to automatically start playing. This same functionality allowed users to quickly install legitimate software from CD-ROMs, and later, DVDs. Unfortunately, smart spyware authors [&hellip

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Why 99% of Androids Can Get Malware

Just about every Android phone has a huge, massive security weakness according to security startup BlueBox that discovered the new vulnerability. According to them, almost every Android phone made in the past four years is close to turning into a malicious zombie device, thanks to a weakness that can “turn any legitimate application into a malicious Trojan.”  The malicious software appears to be spyware. While news of security issues in Android [&hellip

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Malwarebytes Review

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free and Anti-Malware PRO is not a new entry to the spyware removal and anti virus market.  Malwarebytes has been around for over 7 years and has been downloaded more than 200 million times.  We have used it on hundreds of home and corporate PCs.  Here is our Malwarebytes review: Anti-Malware Free Review The free version of Malwarebytes is primarily for after the fact spyware removal.  It lacks [&hellip

3 Tips for Dealing with Spyware, Malware, and Virus Removal

It’s bound to happen, at some point your computer will be infected with spyware, malware, or even a virus. Spyware removal is important to understand and knowing how to do it before you’re infected will save you a lot of stress and time. Yes, there are a lot of mean people out there, and unfortunately you pay the price for their evil ways. It’s rare to find someone who hasn’t [&hellip

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How to Outsmart Hackers and Viruses

Anti-virus programs and spyware removal software have improved enough that the weakest link is now you!  Hackers have resorted to social engineering to trick people into divulging their sensitive information or clicking a link that will install a virus.  Hackers can easily “spoof” an email or website to make it look legitimate. Here is how you can outsmart them: Always do a reality check- Did you get an email from [&hellip

Recognize & Prevent Spyware

In the event that you have adware or spyware installed on your computer, here is what you can expect to encounter (the warning signs) and what you can do to remedy the problem. Adware Since the purpose of adware is to display advertisements for a 3rd party (and make money) this sort of software is relatively easy to spot. Adware usually works by opening unwanted pop-up or pop-under ads.  Sometimes [&hellip

Spyware Removal

Is Spyware, Adware, and Malware really a problem or is it just hype? YES it is a HUGE problem! Most people don’t understand how serious the Spyware, Malware & Adware threat really is.  At the moment there are almost 100,000 known spyware & adware programs being circulated on the Internet, with many more being added to that number each and every day!  The biggest problem is that most people don’t [&hellip