What is malware?

Answer Malware is a generic term for any kind of malicious software, which comes in many forms and causes damage to a computer. Most malicious programs attack Windows-based computers only; however, malwar... Read More »

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What causes a program to be labeled malware What are some main characteristics of malware?

Malware, being a pretty new term has many different definitions. Although, I use the term to mean any malicious software on a computer (this seems reasonably consistent with much of the computing w... Read More »

Malware removal, i tried scanning with anti -malware programme but it didn't help?

This is a browser Hijacking.A pain but not overly difficult to remove.Follow the instructions at the link below and you should be OK.I just the hijack. SpyBot Search and Destroy caught it a... Read More »

What is malware activity?

Malware activity can range from showing unsolicited ads to rendering a computer impossible to operate. Anti-malware software and vigilant security measures can reduce this problem.DefinitionSpamlaw... Read More »

What is a malware virus?

Malware is short for "malicious software." It is designed to creep into a computer without the user's consent. The term "malware" is an umbrella term that comprises a number of different types of h... Read More »