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Asked in PSW Spyware, Computer Maintenance
Why is it important to keep your computer free from spyware?
Spyware is software that gets downloaded to the computer for the purpose of spying on the user. You should keep your computer free of it because anything you type as well as any information that is on the computer can be transmitted back to the creator of the spyware. Spyware can also contain viruses as well. ...
Asked in Computer Viruses, Downloader Viruses
Is a computer virus spyware?
No, computer viruses are not necessarily spyware. Computer viruses can come in any number of forms, spyware being one of them. Spyware is a type of computer virus that attempts to steal your personal information by tracking your keystrokes or sending copies of files on your computer back to their creator. ...
Asked in Computers
Why is it important to have spyware installed on a computer?
It is not important to have spyware installed on one's computer. Spyware is actually obtained from computer worms, viruses, and other various computer infections. ...
How do you tell if software is bad on your computer?
You can tell by the viruses and spyware that infect your computer
Can anti spyware software be installed when there is antivirus software in computer?
No. Of course it can. Spyware is different that of viruses. Everyone should have antivirus, spyware and malware detection software on their computer. ...
How does spyware get in your computer?
well you go on a website, the website has a virus/spyware on it which gives the website and spyware access to your computer . Always look at the terms and conditions on a site and make sure there is nothing about spyware or viruses in it. ...
Which software steals your personal information that is stored in your computer for its own use?
It's called Spyware. Spyware is not the same as Viruses as Viruses are designed to spread malicious code to other computers and cause damage. Spyware quietly lurks in the background secretly stealing private information from the computer. ...