19
Apr

New Hotel Virus Stealing Customer Credit Card Information

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If you’ve stayed at a hotel lately, then you may want to check your credit card statement. A new virus is floating around the online underground marketplace that hacks into check-in software used by many hotels. The virus infects the hotel’s system and then seeks out customer credit card information. The virus is labelled as a Remote Access Trojan, also known as an RAT, and it specifically
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18
Apr

Can Antivirus Software Ever Give My Computer a Virus?

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Obviously, the best way to rid your computer of a virus is to use antivirus software. But have you ever considered that some antivirus software could actually give you a virus? Today, more and more hackers are using scare tactics to fool people into downloading malicious antivirus software from the internet. These viruses-in-disguise are often referred to as ‘scareware’. If you fall for the
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17
Apr

Antivirus Program Comparison

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When you buy a new computer or a new laptop it will normally come with an antivirus program of some kind, but it may only be for valid for a limited period of time. With all the different anti-virus programs available on the market today, it can be difficult to choose which one will work best for your needs. However, by learning more about antivirus program comparison, you can effectively compare
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17
Apr

What should antivirus program reviews talk about?

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There are many people who have recently purchased a computer, but haven’t had the time to put any software on it. Before you download anything from the internet, it is very important to install an antivirus program. An antivirus program will make it much harder for a virus to install itself on your computer and cause damage. Even though computer viruses might seem harmless, they have caused m
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16
Apr

Where can you find informative antivirus program reviews?

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If you own a computer, then you are probably well aware of the dangers of today’s viruses. Viruses are very malicious pieces of software that can destroy your reputation and financial security (not to mention your computer itself!), which is why it is very important to protect yourself against them. While some computer users are more prone to getting viruses than others, it is important for e
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13
Apr

New Virus Targets Bit Torrent Users

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Usually, people who download torrents from the internet consider themselves to be a little more computer-savvy than the average person. However, a new computer virus is testing that theory by sending Bit Torrent users fake antivirus notifications. The virus is called SFX Fake AV, and it uses a deadly combination of scareware and ransomware to convince users of infected PCs to input credit card
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12
Apr

Do I Really Need an Antivirus Program?

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News websites seem to report at least one major virus story every day. In spite of this fact, some people still claim that they don’t need an antivirus program. They claim that they’re too smart to fall for online scams, and that by proactively defending themselves against viruses, they can avoid the costs of an antivirus program entirely. This kind of logic is frightening and dangerous. Ne
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12
Apr

Antivirus Comparison Websites

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If you’re in the market for antivirus software, then you may have looked at a few different antivirus comparison websites. These websites are a useful way to determine which antivirus program will best fit your needs. However, if you’ve never purchased antivirus software before, then these websites might be a bit confusing: what kind of features should you look for? Should you always trust
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11
Apr

New Phone Call Scam Tricking Computer in North America

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At the Top-10-Antivirus.net blog, we like to keep our readers up-to-date on the latest malware information. Over the last few weeks, we’ve heard increasing reports about a phone call scam tricking users across North America. The unsolicited phone call, often from a heavily-accented man, will ask you to confirm your home address and possibly other personal information. The caller will also say th
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11
Apr

Apple Continues to Fight Against Flashback Virus

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Frequent readers of our blog will know about Apple’s recent virus problems. Just a few days ago, we told you about how Flashback has infected nearly half a million Apple computers in North America, and how it is actively monitoring the online activities of hundreds of thousands of people online. Today, that virus has been contained, which means that it likely won’t spread to any more iOS-based
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