How to Remove Privacy Center
[ad name=”new”] The other day I fixed a computer infected with Privacy Center. The name made me laugh since the privacy offered by this rogue program is like walking naked downtown and handing out your credit card numbers, e-mail address, and cell phone number at the same time. Malwarebytes cleaned it up quite easily. All […]
Hallmark Card Virus (Again) and the Evil AntivirusOn.com
[ad name=”new”] Ms. Ducktoes really feels for the readers whose computers have the Hallmark card virus. So many of you are still coming to this blog for a fix. This has been going on for months. Since so many of you are still getting infected, today I went on-line to do a more research. I […]
Are you feeling like a Zombie? Then remove that Botnet!
[ad name=”new”] A botnet uses spyware and malware to lure you into being one of its zombie computers. And then uses your computer for spamming, storing credit card numbers and other personal data such as passwords and account numbers, distributing illegal types of porn, and creating a its own captive and huge search and advertising […]
Best Free Anti-Spyware of 2008
[ad name=”Google Adsense”] This year Ms. Ducktoes has added more free anti-spyware to our regulars: Spybot and Ad-Aware SE, which have been on our best anti-spyware list for years. At Ducktoes we fight spyware on computers everyday and these are our the most potent and useful. 1. Malwarebytes Our top best free anti-spyware of the […]
Worst Spyware of 2008
[ad name=”new”] The worst spyware of 2008 (in my experience) is certainly Windows XP Antivirus 2008/2009 or one of its many variations. This malware invades a computer in one of many ways, usually bundled with a video codec, or freeware or shareware, or sometimes when you accidentally go to (drive by) a bad website. Infected […]
When Spyware gets Bad: What to do when you can’t do anything
[ad name=”new”] Sometimes spyware gets so bad, it’s hard to do anything. You can’t go online and download Malwarebytes or Spybot or any anti-spyware (see this post), because your browser–that is, your Internet Explorer or Firefox–is hijacked and redirected and won’t let you go anywhere of use and certainly won’t let you download anything. So […]
Be Careful on "Hallmark and Postcard.exe virus removal" Searches
[ad name=”new”] I’m concerned. Today while researching the Hallmark card and postcard.exe virus, I got these results on Google. The highlighted result in the middle leads to a download site for Windows XP Antivirus 2008/2009, a rogue Antivirus that is really a deadly virus for your computer. I mean a nasty. So this is the […]
Free Anti-Spyware Programs and Tools
[ad name=”new”] People often think that if they have an antivirus software such as Norton they are safe against malware. This is a dangerous misconception that creates a lot of work (and $!!!) for techies like Ms. Ducktoes. Most anti-virus programs fight only viruses and provide very poor protection for the increasingly dangerous and sophisticated […]
The Difference between Spyware and Viruses
[ad name=”new”] “What’s the difference is between spyware and viruses?” people often ask. A virus is vandalism. Or rather self-perpetuating vandalism. it doesn’t really do anything for anyone, including it’s creators. No one makes money on viruses. A virus just breaks into a computer and makes a big mess. It writes grafitti of code all […]
Remove Windows XP Antivirus 2008 and 2009 with Spyware Doctor
Ms. Ducktoes is still in a flap due Windows Xp Anti-virus 2008/2009. Too many people are losing everything on their computers and having to reformat their hard drives. People are losing irreplaceable family photos. Businesses are losing all their contacts and documents at enormous expense.
If your computer is infected, you can fix it without losing your precious photos, music, business data, and files. Spyware Doctor with Antivirus is one easy, no fuss solution. And as a bonus, afterward, your computer will be safe against future infections of other types of malware. Otherwise if the malware progresses, you’ll may lose everything and end up hiring a tech to reinstall your operating system. Save yourself a lot of trouble and cost now and by using this top-rated anti-spyware.