Innovations Making The Best Anti Virus Software

One of the most vital components of a computer is its security software.  Given than the current trend in research, communication, and our lives, in general, is done through the internet now, it is a must that every computer user is well equipped and well protected against threats like viruses and spyware that can infect their computers.  In the earlier part of the decade, viruses were known to corrupt files and our computer data, but Read more…

What is Trojan?

A Trojan is an autonomous program that appears to be performing usual computer functions but the fact is, it is performing underground malicious functions that will, in the end, allow unauthorized access to your computer. It does not replicate itself as a worm would do, nor infect other files like what a virus would do. Manners of infection Similar to what we know about the mythical Trojan Horse of Troy, a computer Trojan appears to Read more…

What is a RootKit & How To Remove a Rootkit?

Rootkits are the applications that help hide various malware on your computer. Rootkits were originally intended to help control a failing or unresponsive computer, but today, rootkits are used to help intruders get access to computers and networks without detection. The main objective of a rootkit is to hide the fact that a computer has been infected by malware. Manners of infection A rootkit cannot do anything before it is installed in your system. Installation Read more…