Common spyware symptoms
A sure sign of spyware: a strange browser pops up during a search and reappears if removed
If a strange homepage appears and won’t go away, you’re probably infected.
Hacked e-mail address
A cyberthief got your login details and now sends emails in your name.
Weird file activity
Unusual stuff happens, like a password change, that keep you from logging in
If your computer suddenly starts running slowly, it could be a virus.
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After the scan, Malwarebytes reports on any threats that were found and asks if you want to remove them.
Step 3 – Remove Spyware Threats
Once you give the ok, the spyware remover will clean up threats so your device, files, and privacy are secure.
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