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List of Free Rootkit Remover software for Windows

A Rootkit virus is a stealth type of malware that is designed to hide the existence of certain processes or programs on your computer from regular detection methods, so as to allow it or another malicious process privileged access to your […]

Download McAfee Rootkit Remover for Windows

Rootkits are a form of virulent malware that mask malicious software from being detected by an antivirus software. While these days most security software do include Rootkit detection capabilities, at some point it may happen that you require the help of […]

Man-in-the-middle attack

How to defend yourself against MITM or Man-in-the-middle attack

Protecting our data online is never going to be an easy task, especially nowadays when attackers are regularly inventing some new techniques and exploits to steal your data. Sometimes their attacks will not be so harmful for individual users. But large-scale attacks on some […]

Unable to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 10/8/7

When I browse through forums I often find this question asked many times – I am unable turn on Windows Defender manually in Windows 10, Windows 8 or Windows 7 – or Windows Defender won’t or will not turn on […]

Oshi Unhooker: Free Rootkit scanner

Oshi Unhooker is a free rootkit scanner that scans and removes any hidden rootkit from your computer. You may ask, what is a Rootkit? Rootkits in Windows are typically used to mask malicious software from an antivirus program. It is […]

Free Bootable AntiVirus Rescue CDs for Windows

Some malware cannot be removed from your computer easily, once they get past your anti-virus protection and integrate themselves deeply in your system – sometimes making it unbootable. In such a situation,  it may be advisable to use Rescue CDs. A […]

Angel DNS: Block unsafe websites & inappropriate content

If your child uses his computer for visiting sites, which you may not otherwise want him or her to be visiting, it’s the time to start checking upon his online activities.  The Internet is a vast, uncensored and sometimes unfriendly place. And so as a […]

Bitdefender Rootkit Remover for Windows released

Bitdefender has just released its new experiment in anti-malware, the Bitdefender Rootkit Remover. Rootkits for Windows are typically used to mask malicious software from an antivirus program. It is used for malicious purposes by viruses, worms, backdoors and spyware. A virus combined […]

3 Useful Link Checkers & URL Scanners for Chrome Browser

You can certainly overcome the possibility of downloading malicious programs to your computer by avoiding visiting websites that support malicious software. URL scanners scan links that you open in your browser, and notifies you if any suspicious activity is noted. […]

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Malware Removal Guide & Tools for Beginners

Windows being the most popular OS in the world, malware writers want to target it. As a result, a lot of malware and malicious software are written for it. This makes people wrongly comment that Windows is not secure; when the fact is […]

Chameleon: Run Malwarebytes on an Infected System

A day ago, we reviewed Malwarebytes Anti-malware software which helps in protecting your system from malicious infections. But sometimes, malware may block antivirus software from being installed or if installed, from being run. Such malicious programs are really very resistant to Anti-malware tools […]