You are here
Home > how-to >

5 ways How To Remove Malware And Ransomware

how to remove malware and ransomware

Malware scams trick you to install malicious software or malicious codes so that the scammer gets the control of your system. These scams are usually done by sending messages, links, and malicious codes. If you clicked on those links or download that software then your system will be in the control on the scammer and he/she will have the access to your personal information.

Ransomware is a type of malware. If your computer is infected with the ransomware then it will show you messages and popups demanding a fee to be paid to get your system free from ransomware. Ransomware is generally installed by malicious links and malicious messages.

Also read:

How to Delete your Facebook Account

How to download Youtube videos

How to Format your laptop or pc

How to prevent and remove malware and ransomware:

Taking regular backup:

Taking regular backup of your data is a good practice and everyone should do that because no one knows who will be the next victim of malware or ransomware attacks. You can take backups on hard drives or another system so that your data remains secure and you can have that if you become the victim of an attack.

Updating your operating system and software:

You should keep on updating your operating system and Softwares from time to time for better security of your system.

(How to remove malware from pc)

Deleting the software that you don’t use:

We all have may software in our system that don’t even use and they are still there. If you don’t need that software then you should delete them as this will remove the burden from the system and increase its efficiency.

Be aware of spammers:

(How to remove ransomware)

You should never click on links and messages blindfolded. Always keep an eye on what link are you clicking and which site you visit. Many spammers use the calling method to spam you so be more choosy when it comes to unknown numbers and international numbers.

Use Firewalls and Antivirus software:

For better security, you can use firewalls and antivirus software to give an edge to your security. If you have antivirus software installed then the probability of getting attacked decreases but it doesn’t mean that you can’t be attacked if you have firewalls. So even if you have firewalls and antivirus installed be careful of the spam links.

Also read:

How to delete your Instagram Account

How to change your Gmail Password

How to delete the LinkedIn account

Leave a Reply

Top