Anti Virus – Live Assist

We`re here to answer any questions about your security suite, as well as to provide you with the antivirus technical support.

A computer virus is a program designed to harm or cause harm on an infected computer. Its spreads through e-mail attachments, portable devices, websites containing malicious scripts and file downloads. Potentially unwanted programs are often proposed during the installation of software.They may be present in form of toolbars that sometimes change the home page of the browser and slow internet browsing.

Different forms of Malware or spywares are in the forms of unsolicited email messages, phishing, popup ads, malicious programs and free ware

The above  types of virus are mainly based on their attacking the target and their functionality.

The ways of your computer get infected: 

Unfortunately, there are many ways your computer can become infected. Some of the main causes to an infected computer including like illegally downloading music and movies, clicking on ads, browsing to compromised websites, and in general not being cautious when it comes to web browsing.
Be sure to follow the safe browsing habits and remember, it’s always better to be safe then to be sorry.

 

Symptoms of infected computer as follows:

Slowing down in performance
Unexplained freezing/crashing while working
Several Programs  won’t launch often & New programs won’t install
Computer might face issues in booting windows
Files or folders can’t accessible
False pop-ups that appear warning you about viruses
Deteriorating condition over a period of a few days to a few weeks as viruses try to download more malicious software and take your machine into their control
Unable to open websites in browsers

 

DO THIS If you are victim of virus:

Keep your computer’s operating system up to date using Windows Update
NEVER use file sharing programs to download games, music, movies, TV shows, etc. A large majority of the files shared on this network are infected.

If your computer is running Windows 7, Windows Vista, or Windows XP, Windows Defender removes spyware, but to protect yourself from viruses, you’ll need to download antivirus software. You can purchase it from a third party, or you can download Microsoft Security Essentials.Regular security updates will keep your computer away from virus attacks.

There are several types of antivirus software programs available in the market like anti virus & anti malware for pc’s, Internet security, Network security. Based on your usage you need to get antivirus software for your computer and data protection.

Our technicians will assist you in all types of antivirus issues as well as third party anti virus program packages