My Computer Is Slow. Does This Mean It Has A Virus?

If your computer slows way down doing menial tasks than it used to, it may be infected with malware. Some pieces of code are carefully programmed to go undetected. Their main objective is to steal part of your computing muscle to power malicious activities online. This includes spreading viruses, generating spam and installing spyware on Read More »

Why can’t my anti-virus remove it?

With thousands of threats being generated every day, sometimes they have to be manually removed. It is possible that you have come into contact with a threat your anti-virus does not yet recognize. In addition, some malware is designed specifically to disable anti-virus software. Trojans and worms can be very difficult to fix because they Read More »

My computer has a virus. How did this happen?

Thousands of new viruses, trojans, and worms are created every day. Sometimes, even the best anti-virus software in the world can’t protect your computer from being infected. Here are some of the most common ways this can happen Clicking on an intriguing pop-up ad which contains a trojan Opening a malicious email attachment Downloading a Read More »