Does a Factory Reset Get Rid of Viruses?

Factory Reset

You can use the reset feature to destroy the virus from your PC. Besides being an excellent way to eliminate viruses, this is also a way to remove all the information you have. Such a step requires a lot of preparing and precautions taken. But do not forget that hackers work hard to improve their… Continue reading Does a Factory Reset Get Rid of Viruses?

The Heuristic Virus: Definition and How to Prevent It

This article is for those who have seen the notification on their computer that there is a heuristic virus in the system. What is this “heuristic virus” and is it dangerous? Before analyzing the meaning of this virus, let’s analyze the original meaning of the word “heuristic”. Heuristics is a science that studies methods, techniques,… Continue reading The Heuristic Virus: Definition and How to Prevent It

Malware vs. Virus. Difference explained

The topic of this small post is malware vs. virus conceptual clarification. We remember times when people used to call any harmful program a “virus”. Today this “malware” term popped out! How do these words correlate? People seem to use them freely and arbitrarily. But is such usage correct? Let’s investigate. For those who are… Continue reading Malware vs. Virus. Difference explained

How To Use Public Wi-Fi Safely: Risks To Watch Out For

In a world where almost everything comes with a price it’s sometimes nice to have at least free wifi. But starting with such a poetic intro here actually comes the real concern: how to use Wi-Fi for free and keep your data private.  Many people don’t realize it but using public Wi-Fi puts you at… Continue reading How To Use Public Wi-Fi Safely: Risks To Watch Out For

New Times, New Threats: Adware.Amonetize investigation

Lately, our Team faced with complaints about Adware.amonetize virus. It hits most of the countries of Europe, the biggest quantity of infections is in China, Azerbaijan, Iran, Italy, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Indonesia. It doesn’t matter Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari or other browsers do you use: you will see ads anyway. We investigated… Continue reading New Times, New Threats: Adware.Amonetize investigation

Warning Signs That Your Computer Is Infected: Does Your Computer Have Viruses

Something is off with your device and you have the premonitions why. You got infected with a computer virus. But put the panic aside and before you do anything in a rush have some knowledge in order to know where to start dealing with the problem. And actually to learn what the problem is because… Continue reading Warning Signs That Your Computer Is Infected: Does Your Computer Have Viruses

Top 10 Deadliest Virus in

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Computer viruses are really similar to real-life ones. They can infect thousands of PCs in just one hour, so we can call it an epidemic. Agreed, it is exciting to look at how each virus works and how antivirus programs have become necessary for anyone with an electronic device. So, we have made a list… Continue reading Top 10 Deadliest Virus in