Malware

Malware is everywhere, but the more you know, the safer you’ll be. Learn about the different types of malware, then protect your devices with our expert advice and guides.

What Is Malware? How Malware Works & How to Remove It

What Is Malware? How Malware Works & How to Remove It

The term malware refers to software that damages devices, steals data, and causes chaos. There...

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What Is Malware? How Malware Works & How to Remove It

The term malware refers to software that damages...

What is Adware and How to Get Rid of it?

What is Adware and How to Get Rid of it?

Adware is probably the one kind of malware (malicious software) that everyone knows when they...

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What is Adware and How to Get Rid of it?

Adware is probably the one kind of malware (malicious...

What is Spyware?

What is Spyware?

Understanding spyware is simple: it's spying software. But noticing if you have spyware on...

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What is Spyware?

Understanding spyware is simple: it's spying software....

What is a Trojan Horse? Is it Malware or Virus?

What is a Trojan Horse? Is it Malware or Virus?

Trojan malware takes its name from the classical story of the Trojan horse, because it...

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What is a Trojan Horse? Is it Malware or Virus?

Trojan malware takes its name from the classical story...

How to Check if an Android App Is Safe to Install

How to Check if an Android App Is Safe to Install

Not sure if an Android app is safe? Though Google reviews apps before adding them to the Play...

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How to Check if an Android App Is Safe to Install

Not sure if an Android app is safe? Though Google...

The Ultimate Guide to Mac Security

The Ultimate Guide to Mac Security

Hate to break it to you, but Mac malware exists. Mac ransomware, too. They may be less common...

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The Ultimate Guide to Mac Security

Hate to break it to you, but Mac malware exists. Mac...

Santa: The Greatest Malware of all Time

Santa: The Greatest Malware of all Time

Every day, AVG detects and stops millions of viruses, worms, ransomware and phishing attacks,...

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Santa: The Greatest Malware of all Time

Every day, AVG detects and stops millions of viruses,...