I totally agree with Habee - last year a spyware wrecked my computer. I did eventually get rid of it, but my computer was/is so slow ever since that I never want to use it.
I got that spyware from facebook - no doubt about it.
I bought a new netbook so I don't have to use my old computer.
by Jane@CM 7 years ago
There is another virus on Facebook that you can get through the FB instant messaging.The last time there was a virus scare on FB, my son got it on his computer & I have that computer up to date. After a FB session, he suddenly had McAffee on his computer (which is a program I do not use),...
by Nell Rose 6 years ago
Can someone that knows about computers please help me before i go completely insane and throw the pc out of the window! for some stupid pathetic greedy reason, I keep getting a pop up that says windows security alert come up on my computer when I turn it on, and then it sends my computer mad!...
by Aware1 7 years ago
I've just been editing the layout of my hubs and have received 2 warnings on 2 seperate hubs from my anti-virus. It stated there was a Trogan Virus attempting to download onto my computer, tho it was blocked..See Below. 12/03/2011 06:34:33 Firefox Detected:...
by Zsuzsy Bee 7 years ago
A friend sent this to me early this morning. I'm not sure if this will affect you in your neck of the woods but just in case it's worth the warningREAD IMMEDIATELY !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! VERY IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ THIS - These e-mails are floating around currently....
by Susan Britton 4 years ago
How many Hubbers have had a virus on your computer?I found out this weekend what getting a virus means. After a decade on the net, I finally got a worm that was going to take my credit card info and give it to and unknown site. This didn't happen of course because it didn't get through my...
by Kenneth Wayne 8 years ago
I am diving into the world of social media management. I've set up my facebook and twitter accounts to help me advertise. Any fellow hubbers on facebook do me the honor of liking my page?? Get the word out to as many people as possible would be great! Thanks!!
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