To check if your Windows PC computer is infected with Viruses, Malware, Spyware etcs....

RusliRusli Posts: 1,002 Adventurer

Methods:-

 

1. Update your antivirus software .... For example F-Secure etc...

2. Do a full scan on your computer.

3. Download Malwarebytes Free version from www.malwarebytes.org. After installing Malwarebytes.

Do a Custom Scan. *Tick All and C Drive.

4. Download Hitman Pro. To do cloud base scanning. http://www.surfright.nl/en/downloads/

Download the 32 or 64 bit version base on your 32 or 64 bit version of your Windows Operating System.

Do a scan to check if there is any missing detections.

 5. Do a Bitdefender Quick Scan from this site http://quickscan.bitdefender.com/

 

Once it is detected... Remove the detected viruses,malware,spyware etc from the Scanner above.

Make sure you remove from the infected viruses, malware, spyware from the Qurantine if necessary....

 

Do a Windows Update, Adobe Updates, Browsers Updates, etc....

 

Install Malwarebytes Anti-Exploits to protect your browser for zero day exploits!

 

Download the ISO Avira rescue disk or Kaspersky ISO Rescue Disk ... here...

 

http://www.avira.com/en/download/product/avira-rescue-system

 

http://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/rescuedisk#downloads

 

Burn the ISO to a CD /DVD disk. Keep it just in case your infected computer is so severe... Use that to do a full scan on your computer.

 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download

 

Do a full scan to all of your USB Thumb Drives... it might be infected ....

 

Download the Windows ISO or buy a copy of Windows DVD... if you need to reformat your harddisk.

 

Or Make sure you do a Computer Factory Recover Disk once you have first purchase your computer.

 

Check ahd call  with your Computer Vendor for Recover Disk for your computer model...

 

For spyware...

 

Download this and do a full scan...

 

http://www.superantispyware.com/

 

Download a LINUX DIstro and burn to a DVD drive .... you might need it some day ... to prevent from any infection to your Windows Computer....

 

http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ukko

Comments

  • RusliRusli Posts: 1,002 Adventurer

    For Macs OS X....

     

    Download Malwarebytes for Mac....for free

     

    Do a full scan . ...

     

    https://www.malwarebytes.org/antimalware/mac/

     

    Download Bitdefender ... DO A FULL SCAN on your computer....

     

    If you are infected with other stuff....

     

    Try Macscan Securemac....for SPYWARE on MAC ONLY....

     

    http://www.securemac.com/macscan

  • RusliRusli Posts: 1,002 Adventurer

    On Android phones ....

     

    Download ESET free from Google Play

     

    Update and DO A FULL SCAN

     

    Download Dr Web for Light free from Google Play

     

    Update and DO A FULL SCAN

     

    Download Kaspersky from Google Play

     

    Update and DO A FULL SCAN

     

    Download Sophos from Google Play

     

    Update and DO A FULL SCAN

     

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