Has your PC become slow out of the blue? This sluggish performance could be because of a virus. But do you how to disinfect a PC after a malware attack? Wait a second, how do you confirm if this is a malware infection and not a hardware failure?
There are a few ways to do that. Is the computer displaying ads or banners which say your computer is at risk? Do you see a phone number displayed in the window of a cleaner or antivirus application’s screen? Are your web searches redirecting to unknown websites?
Yeah, your PC is infected by malware. Never ever call the phone number or contact the email address which you see in such fake programs. Why? They are scammers [...]
In case that term doesn’t ring a bell, here is a brief description.
Ransomware, is a scary word, it is a form of malware which infects computers, and locks it down, or at least access to most features. To unlock the computer, the user is forced to pay an amount of money to the attacker, aka a ransom. These ransomware as a service attacks, usually ask the owner of the infected computer, to transfer a sum of money, using the digitial currency, Bitcoin.
Some ransomware are so powerful in that they encrypt the hard drive, so it is [...]
A few weeks ago, we reported that the beta version of Emsisoft Anti-Malware 11 was released.
And now, the company has released the stable version to all users.
You may have observed from the screenshot above, that the interface of the application, looks very similar to Emsisoft Anti-Malware 10. And that’s because it is true, the company says it has kept the visual changes to a minimum, whilst improving the app’s features.
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 11 can now detect zombies, not the ones which go Brainsss….., but a new species of malware which hijack system processes and inject some malicious code into it, thus bypassing being detected by the [...]
Emsisoft has released a beta build of its upcoming version of its security app, Emsisoft Anti-Malware 11.
The latest version brings in a plethora of new features along with native support for 64-bit Windows PCs, for enhanced performance.
Emsisoft Anti-Malware is a solid anti-virus app, despite its name suggesting that it is merely an anti-malware app. The app uses dual scanning engines, from Emsisoft itself and the other one being the excellent BitDefender engine. This ensures that the app has a great detection rate of malicious content from your PCs.
Now, let’s take a look at the new features then, shall we?
The company’s announcement [...]