Adware (ad-ware) are a quite recent thread, compared of the others. They begin to rise in popularity with the decline of the shareware license model. Instead of offering trial version of the software they developed, software writers began to include ads in their installers
Computer viruses were the first kind of malware that were developed. At the beginning, they were not malicious per se (the first computer virus “Creeper”, developed in 1970 only displayed a message), but soon after malicious ones begin to appear and counter-measures known as “anti-virus” software were developed.
Why Adlice Diag Anti-Malware Free ? Anti-malware software are very nice in an install and forget usage, when they detect threats before they install. But when a malware sneaks on your machine, bypasses your antivirus and adds persistance to spy on you and lurk on your documents, it’s already too late. In such situation,…
Popular cleanup tool CCleaner was compromised to deliver the Floxif malware. Learn how this happened and find if you are at risk.
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Why RogueKiller Anti-Malware Free ? Classic antivirus and antimalware are using signatures to detect new threats. While this was a great idea in the 00’s it’s now over. Modern malware are using techniques like self modification to fly under the radar and infect “protected” machines. Additionally, threats like spyware and adware are often using…
Got infected with a PUM (Ppotentially Unwanted Modification)? Follow this step by step guide to get rid of it. Our guide also includes a short analysis.
AdwCleaner is a FREE Anti-adware, which has become very popular in the community.
Got infected with a Bootkit (boot rootkit)? Follow this step by step guide to get rid of it. Our guide also includes a short analysis of the malware.