Step 5: Re-install Security Software

Once the scareware has been removed from your system, (re)install a reputable anti virus software package then use it to scan and clean your machine, once again. Scareware and rogue antivirus programs will often download and install other kinds of malicious programs while they have control of your system, including rootkits and keylogging programs. Make sure any secondary infections have been removed.

Once the scareware has been removed from your system, (re)install a reputable anti virus software package then use it to scan and clean your machine, once again. Scareware and rogue antivirus programs will often download and install other kinds of malicious programs while they have control of your system, including rootkits and keylogging programs. Make sure any secondary infections have been removed.

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