Malware is malicious software installed on your machine, usually without your knowledge. You may be asked to download an anti-virus software that is actually a virus itself. Or you may visit a page that installs software on your computer without even asking. The software is really designed to steal credit card numbers or passwords from your computer, or in some cases, harm your computer. Once the malware is on your computer, it’s not only difficult to remove, but it’s also free to access all the data and files it finds, send that information elsewhere, and generally wreak havoc on your computer.
All of the commercial security programs such as McAfee, Norton, Trend Micro and the free version of Microsoft Security Essentials, will remove malware. ADAware is another program that will remove malware...
Think of your computer as a single person dating: needs protection!
SpyBot, a free software, is another fantastic solution malware. As dalas93444 wrote, it is software designed to harm your computer and to disrupt your life. It will also try to steal your identify.
Malware is a type of computer virus to get rid of it use a good antivirus. I recommend you to buy a full version commercial antivirus or for temporary use Advance System care 5 which has inbuilt tool to detect malware and its very good also to maintain your system health
by Lily Rose 8 years ago
For the past 5 or 6 hours I have been dealing with some fraud and identity theft that I discovered and I'm now really weary of my online security; I hope some HP "techies" can help... I use the Windows 7 built-in firewall and I use the free version of Avast for antivirus. ...
by technocrates 4 years ago
Any one please tell me about any free antivirus software, My computer is infected from lots of viruses...
by Nell Rose 6 years ago
How can I get my computer to speed up as it seems to be getting slower and slowerI really need a simple and quick explanation that I can use quickly as I am not getting into my pc for at least an hour, thanks!
by yshashikant 11 months ago
Which is the best free antivirus software?I have tried a lot of free antivirus available today in the market and I like avast. Because of its frequent short updates and the easy to use user interface. What do you prefer to use and why?
by Diane Inside 8 years ago
while I was editing one of my hubs, my screen went all red and said hubpages has been reported as malicous and can get info of my computer, did anyone else see this. I have been here three months never had a problem before, hope its not true.
by How? 7 years ago
Which is the best anti-virus program / software?
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