What are the differences between Computer Spy ware and Computer Virus?
Spyware is just another type of virus. Viruses in general can do lots of different things. Spyware however, is designed to "spy" on your computer - stealing your information or tracking your keystrokes.
I am sorry but your question is not very precise are you speaking of human viruses or computer viruses. If we are discussing about human viruses here are some: Actinomycosis virus HIV harbor seal virus hantaan virus herpes virus etc If we were talking about computer viruses computer worms Trojan horses root kits spy ware etc you could also like to read some books
How many computer exists in the world and how many DON'T use any kind of virus and or spy-ware protection?
If you have downloaded them from a questionable source, than they could be infected with some type of virus or other mal-ware. I would deffinitly scan with at least one virus scanner. If you downloaded them from a reputable source then they should not harm your computer. They may cause your computer to freeze, or preform oddly while they are running.
If the computer becomes unresponsive at certain times of the day there could be many things causing this. Many virus scanners, ad-ware. mall-ware programs are set by default to run at certain time. Shutting down any of these programs will unfreeze the computer as these programs tend to use allot of memory.
Is buzz humor a bad website does it contain virus spy-ware or ad-ware or anything that may harm someones computer?
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Anti-Virus is software designed for computers to protect against malicious programs that can harm your computer and often the software searches your PC and repairs damage caused by "Virus's". Software targeted by anti-virus include: Mal-ware Virus Trojan Virus's Worms and so on. A great anti virus software is Trend Micro.
Trying to restore your Toshiba laptop but get Error 10 FC06 0002 and restarts your computer what do you do?
It could be a lack of regular defragmentations, spy-ware and virus checks. If you have not done this on your computer on a couple of months this could be the problem. It could also be virus related as in something new. Post on my board for more info. If you have an old operating system older than Windows 2000, that is another cause.
Computer virus, Mal ware, Spy ware... Files that are share on USB Devices such as flash drives or external hard drives etc , or Disc. They may have malicious files attach, always scan the files first before opening them. Or a computer does not have the latest updates may be at risk. Leaving your wireless network unsecured and not doing regular maintenance.
Will deleting all software and programs from you computer and reloading get rid of spy ware and virus?
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Your computer is slower than normal or it takes you to web pages you don't go to. Or pop up messages come on the screen. You can also have "spyware" which can do the same thing, but generally can be removed easier than a virus. See "Microsoft Security Essentials" for a free, well designed, and effective virus an spyware monitoring program. Search Google for it. Two other programs that will clean a computer is "Malwarebytes"…
If a soft ware called system tool is on your computer, DO NOT PAY FOR IT! System tool is a scam, which becomes a virus, to delete system tool restart your computer, leave it for 30seconds and when you turn it on constantly press F8 until a menu appears, from that select SAFE MODE, and troubleshoot...
Spyware is a malicious software that aids in gathering information about a person or organization without their knowledge. Spyware can get in a computer as a software virus or as the result of installing a new program. Freeware, on the other hand, is derived from "free" + "software" which means this software is available for use at no cost. They are created by volunteers and distributed for free.
Scareware is software that tries to trick people into sending money, based on the suggestion that something bad will happen if they don't. The most common scareware scams are "free sample" antivirus programs that produce reports that claim that the user's computer is infected with various forms of malware and urge the user to purchase the full antivirus program to clean up the problems. The cleanup program is usually just as fake as the virus…