A Malware Issue, What Is The Quickest Way To Fix This?

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I am finding some weird files multiplying in some folders of my computer. Is there a malware issue, what is the quickest way to fix this?

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A Malware Issue, What Is The Quickest Way To Fix This?

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Run a thorough virus scan. It’s kind of obvious, but effective, by firing up your virus software, launch the most thorough scan available, and it will do its work. Note that the most abundant type of scan may not be the right scan, so have a check throughout the program. Also, make sure it’s updated before running the scan so it can catch the most recent wave of bad code.

Antivirus scanners can sometimes miss given threats or get disabled by themselves too. Some antivirus developers make lightweight scanners which you can install alongside your main security software as additional protection.

Windows Defender

You’ll find numerous antivirus programs around the web for Windows as it is prone to be attacked by the greater proportion of malware. So, you can never be totally sure of staying safe, so it’s always worth having an antivirus program to troubleshoot your system problems.

And to be noted that almost all kinds of computer crashes and slowdowns can be caused by viruses and other malware too. It’s always worth running a scan in case your system has become sluggish, or is behaving strangely and seems overrun too. If threats are still found, your antivirus program must know how to combat them. Regular Updating of your software is also a great idea if you want to be safe from such issues.

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