If you suddenly got a message on your screen saying that your computer was infected, would you know if it was a fake or the real deal? Don't feel bad if you said no_ alot of people have trouble with this and it's one of the major causes of systems getting infected.
So here is a couple of tips to help you tell fake from real.
Now just because you get a message like this does'nt mean your system is not infected. These are just the most common idicators of a fake.
If you get any message like the above you should press the X or close button on the window, and close all applications. Then start a scan of your computer with your actual anti virus software by opening it from your start menu.
Last Updated: 07/15/2009 07:39 PM