Tag Archives: malware

How to Run the Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool Manually

What is the Malicious Software Removal Tool? Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool is a tool from Microsoft to help you scan and remove malicious software on your computer. This tool is released for computers running Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, or Windows XP. The Malicious Software Removal Tool uses a signature database they update ... Read More »

How To Easily Remove Google Redirect Virus

One of the most annoying computer infection I ever encounter is Google redirect virus. If you are reading this post,either you are my regular reader or  you’ve been a victim of this virus and wants to know how to remove Google redirect virus. What is Google redirect virus? For those who still don’t know how this virus works, let me ... Read More »

How to Fix “Oops, Yelp is overworked right now”

I was  about to help a client sign up on several high quality local listing such as Google Places, Local Yahoo, Bing Business Portal, Yelp etc. I was successful with other local listing site. I didn’t experience any troubles signing up and adding business with them. However, when it’s time for me to register on Yelp, a problem came up. ... Read More »

What are Rootkits?

Simple explanation on Rootkits Rootkits are software that enable administrator-level access to a computer or computer network while while actively hiding it’s presence from administrators and software protections. Rootkits originally came from UNIX computers but in the last few years they have evolved and invaded Windows computers. The term “rootkit” comes from the fact the a programs gains administrative privileges ... Read More »

Fast and Easy Fixes For Computer Driver Errors

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Driver update tools not only help you keep your drivers up to date, but they also assist you in troubleshooting common driver errors with just a few mouse clicks. In fact, using driver maintenance tools is the easiest and most effective way to fix common computer driver errors. Just have a look at the Driver Finder review here to see ... Read More »

Get Rid Of The Google Redirect Virus

What exactly causes the Google redirect virus? Users are most often infected with this annoying virus after visiting malicious websites with unsecured browsers. What does it do exactly, and how does it hurt the user? The virus essentially hijacks the user’s Google searches and redirects them to another website other than the one you want to visit. Instead of your ... Read More »

Reasons Why You Don’t Need Windows Defender

Windows Defender is a antispyware protection software from Microsoft. It also comes with your Vista installation, but why do other people prefer third party antispyware protections? Here are some of the reasons why Microsoft Windows Defender is not good enough to protect your computer against spywares. It’s runs a little slow than it’s counter part spyware protection software. Tested it ... Read More »

Top 3 Best Free Antivirus Software

Installing antivirus software is a must software to protect your computer. Although there are many antivirus software all over the web which provides different levels of security protection from viruses, trojans, malwares and spywares I only trust and recommend these three antivirus software for your computer’s protection. These 3 will provide you and your precious machine the security you need. ... Read More »

How to remove FUN.XLS

This is another popular article of mine from my previous blog that I brought back. I brought back my some of my previous posts to continuously help computer users recover from a virus attack. What is FUN.XLS.EXE? This worm gets into your PC through other malwares dropping it. It usually infects removable drives. When this program is executed it drops ... Read More »

How to remove Taga Xpress On Kami

MANUAL REMOVAL INSTRUCTIONS Terminating a Process This procedure terminates the normal process WSCRIPT.EXE, which is used by this malware to execute. Terminating this file also terminates the malware. 1. Open Windows Task Manager. On Windows 98 and ME, press CTRL+ALT+DELETE On Windows NT, 2000, XP, and Server 2003, press CTRL+SHIFT+ESC, then click the Processes tab. 2. In the list of ... Read More »