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Malware RemovalThe Internet is filled with malicious software. You may think that it’s confined only to low quality websites or places where the webmasters aren’t so keen about checking user-submitted content, but it’s actually possible for malware to be hosted on any website.

That gives hackers 700 million different websites through which they could deliver malware to unsuspecting and unprotected users.

The standard malware attack occurs in five stages.

Let’s go through each of those stages from entry, when the malware is first encountered, to the actual execution stage, which is when your personal data is transmitted back to cybercriminals. (more…)