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Fake Antivirus Software and Fake Tech Support Teaming Up to Ruin PC Users’ Lives

May 19th 2013 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Affordable PC Repair Blog | 0 Comment

Fake Antivirus Software and Fake Tech Support Teaming Up to Ruin PC Users’ Lives

Fake antivirus software has been an incredibly annoying problem for many years. But today, fake antivirus software is becoming more frustrating than ever thanks to the increasing cleverness of scam artists, who now use ‘free’ tech support calls to try to lure users into installing crapware onto their machines. How it works -First, the user will accidentally download some type of virus file.

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Is antivirus software actually worth it? Recent study says no

Jul 27th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

Is antivirus software actually worth it? Recent study says no

When most users install antivirus software, they just assume their computer will be safe from that point forward. After all, many of these users have just paid $50 or $60 towards a year’s subscription for antivirus services, and they deserve to feel protected after spending that much money. Unfortunately, a recent study claims that most antivirus programs provide a false sense of security. In

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