Is your computer Safe and Secure? If you’re within our service area (anywhere in the Hornsby shire) we can assist with computer Virus and Malicious software removal to clean and secure your system.
If viruses or other malicious software take hold they can: seriously impact system performance, compromise security, and put your information at risk.
Viruses and Malware are a scourge and growing in unprecedented numbers (AV-Test institute registers over 350,000 new malware programs daily).
What is Malicious Software?
Malicious Software (Malware) is a collective term for Viruses, Adware, Browser Hijacks, Spyware, Botnets, Keyloggers, Rootkits, Worms and Ransomware. Malware disrupts computer operations, impacting system performance, and can put your data at risk.
In our hyper-connected world a computer Virus or Malware infection can be easy to contract and can be difficult to get rid of. If you don’t have reliable Internet Security installed / properly configured, you are a prime target.
7 Signs Your System May Be Infected
Not all malicious software has visible symptoms. Malware is insidious, often lurking in the shadows until triggered. It can gather information, and allow hackers to steal or encrypt your private files / information.
Some common symptoms people see include:
- unwanted popup adverts, toolbars, and notifications
- programs appearing, that you did not install, launching themselves at start-up
- computer performing unusually slow
- excessive hard drive activity (when you’re not doing anything)
- sudden drop in disk space
- audible / visual warnings that your system may be infected
- blue screen errors
Hornsby Virus Removal
Got a Malware infection? Give Excalibur IT a Call. We provide virus and malware removal for homes and small business in Asquith, Berowra, Mount Colah, Mount Kuring-Gai and across the Hornsby shire. We can: clean your system, setup your security, and advise on common-sense precautions to avoid re-infection.