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Windows 8 Security Tutorials
Where to find tutorials on using Windows 8 Security? Here is a collection of tutorials on Windows 8 security compiled by FYIcenter.com team. Topics include login, firewall, adware, spyware, etc. Uninstall Old or Bad Software on Windows 8 What Is an Installed Software on Windows 8 View Installed Soft...
2017-12-10, 91179🔥, 0💬

"055BCCAC9FEC" Malware from Yahoo! Mail
What is "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware from Yahoo! Mail? "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware from Yahoo! Mail is a recent variation of the "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware. The earliest report of this variation was on December 13, 2017, see "Ominous screen showed in Chrome" post at malwarebytes.com. Based reported cases, users wi...
2018-02-08, 4006🔥, 1💬

💬 2018-02-08 Mike: Thanks for the information. I got the problem today.

Remove Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 Manually
How to Remove Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 Manually? To remove Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 Manually, you can these instructions given by Microsoft: 1. Reboot your computer. This will force the worm into a known configuration where it can be stopped. 2. Using task manager, look for any of the followin...
2017-12-26, 3859🔥, 0💬

What Is an Installed Software on Windows 8
What is an installed software on my Windows 8 computer? An installed software is a collection of programs and supporting files that has been installed and registered to the Windows 8 system. When a software is installed on you Windows 8 computer, it will be properly managed by the Windows 8 system a...
2021-07-02, 3668🔥, 1💬

"RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCAC9FEC" Malware
What is "RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCAC9FE C"Malware? "RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCAC9FE C"Malware is an older variation of the "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware. see Remove RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCAC9FEC Fake Alerts (Scam) The fake alert shows a slightly different warning message: web-alrt-phsng-atck.xys says: ******...
2018-01-06, 3101🔥, 0💬

Phone Numbers Used in "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware
What are phone numbers used by scammers of 055BCCAC9FEC" Malware fake alert? There are a large number of phone numbers used by scammers of 055BCCAC9FEC" Malware fake alert. For example, the following is a list of known "1 888" phone numbers used by scammers: 1-888-202-8995 1-888-204-3985 1-888-204-7...
2018-01-08, 2841🔥, 0💬

Uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus
How to uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus from my Windows computer? I don't need it any more. If you have a better anti-virus software on your computer, you can follow this tutorial to uninstall McAfee Security Scan Plus. 1. Go to "Control Panel > Programs > Uninstall a Program". You ...
2017-12-10, 2827🔥, 0💬

Fake Popups Used in Tech Support Scams
What is fake popup dialog box used in Tech Support Scams? Sometimes malicious Websites uses fake popup dialog boxes to display fake security alerts as part of a tech support scam. The picture below shows you a fake popup dialog box: The fake popup dialog box is not a true dialog box. It is actually ...
2018-01-06, 2689🔥, 0💬

Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 by Windows Defender
What is Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 detected by Windows Defender? Trojan:Win32/Mywife.E!CME24 is a mass-mailing network worm that targets certain versions of Microsoft Windows. The worm spreads through e-mail attachments and writeable network shares. It is expected to corrupt the content of specific...
2021-05-28, 2661🔥, 0💬

Remove Malware Detected by Windows Defender
How to remove threats detected by Windows Defender? You can follow this tutorial to remove malicious threats detected by Windows Defender. 1. On the Windows Defender scan result screen, click "Show details" under the "Clean PC" button. You see the threat details screen. 2. Set "Recommended action" t...
2021-05-28, 2568🔥, 0💬

McAfee Security Scan Plus Programs
What programs are installed by McAfee Security Scan Plus on my Windows computer? Here is a list of programs installed by McAfee Security Scan Plus on your your Windows computer. 1. Program folder: C:\Program Files\McAfee Security Scan └─── 495,832 uninstall.exe └─── 3.11.599 └─── 28 AVScanner....
2017-12-13, 2059🔥, 0💬

Registry Keys for Installed Programs on Windows 8
Where are registry keys located for installed software and programs on my Windows 8 system? When a software or program is installed on Windows 8 system, a set of registry keys are added in the system to help track and manage the software or program. You can follow the steps below to find registry ke...
2020-12-15, 2011🔥, 0💬

View History in Windows Defender
How to view history in Windows Defender? I want to see if there was any malware threats detected previously. You can follow this tutorial to history information in Windows Defender. 1. Search "Windows Defender" and run it. 2. Click on "History" tab. 3. Check the "All detected items" radio button. 4....
2021-05-28, 2006🔥, 0💬

Download McAfee Security Scan Plus
How to Download McAfee Security Scan Plus on my Windows computer? You can follow this tutorial to download McAfee Security Scan Plus on your Windows computer. 1. Go to McAfee Website . 2. Click the "Scan now" link. You see the download page. 3. Check "I have read..." checkbox. And click the "Free Do...
2017-12-21, 1927🔥, 0💬

Fake Alerts and Tech Support Scams
Where to find examples on Fake Alerts and Tech Support Scams on Windows 8? Here is a collection frequently asked questions and answers on examples on Fake Alerts and Tech Support Scams on Windows 8 compiled by FYIcenter.com team: What Is Tech Support Scam Identify Tech Support Scams Deal with Tech S...
2018-01-08, 1916🔥, 0💬

Spyware and Virus Protection in Action Center
Why I see Spyware and Virus protection in red on my Windows 8 Action Center? If the Windows Defender Real-Time Protection is turned off on your Windows 8 computer, you will see "Spyware and unwanted software protection" and "Virus protection" in red under the Security section in Action Center. You c...
2017-12-26, 1909🔥, 0💬

What Is "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware
What is "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware? "055BCCAC9FEC" Malware is a group of harmful programs and Websites that redirects you to fake alerts containing the "055BCCAC9FEC" error code: ... Internet Security Alert Code: 055BCCAC9FEC Internet Security Alert: Your Computer Might Be Infected By Harmful Viruses. P...
2018-01-06, 1895🔥, 0💬

McAfee Security Scan Plus Shows Up Surprisingly
Why McAfee Security Scan Plus shows up surprisingly on my computer? I didn't download and install it. If you are surprised to see McAfee Security Scan Plus suddenly shows up on your computer, and you didn't install it yourself, one of the following things happened: 1. You have installed another McAf...
2017-12-10, 1880🔥, 0💬

Turn on Windows Defender Real-Time Protection
How to turn on Windows Defender Real-Time Protection? I want it to alert me when a malicious program is coming to my computer. You can follow this tutorial to turn on Windows Defender Real-Time Protection. 1. Search "Windows Defender" and run it. 2. Click on "Settings" tab. 3. Select "Real-time prot...
2017-12-26, 1879🔥, 0💬

Scan PC with McAfee Security Scan Plus
How to scan my computer with McAfee Security Scan Plus? I have just installed and updated it. If you have McAfee Security Scan Plus installed and updated, you can follow this tutorial to start to scan your Windows computer. 1. Go to "All Apps > McAfee Security Scan > McAfee Security Sc...
2017-12-13, 1879🔥, 0💬

What Is McAfee Security Scan Plus
What Is McAfee Security Scan Plus on my Windows 8 computer? McAfee Security Scan Plus is a free diagnostic tool for your PC that works with all security software programs and actively checks your computer for anti-virus software, firewall protection and web security. It uses active protection techno...
2017-12-21, 1850🔥, 0💬

Install McAfee Security Scan Plus
How to Install McAfee Security Scan Plus on my Windows computer? I have the SecurityScan_Release.exe downloaded. If you have downloaded SecurityScan_Release.exe, you can follow this tutorial to install McAfee Security Scan Plus on your Windows computer. 1. Double click on C:\fyicenter\SecurityScan_R...
2017-12-21, 1823🔥, 0💬

What Is Tech Support Scam
What is Tech Support Scam? Tech Support Scam uses the following elements to trick you to pay the scammer to fix a fake issue on your computer: A fake support hotline answered by the scanner. A malicious Website that generates fake alerts on your computer. A malicious Web ad that redirects you to the...
2018-01-08, 1803🔥, 0💬

Uninstall Installed Software and Programs on Windows 8
How to uninstall an installed software and programs on my Windows 8 system? I want to get rid of that software from my computer. If a software or program has been installed on your Windows 8 computer and you want to get rid of it, you can use the Control Panel as described in this tutorial to uninst...
2021-07-02, 1767🔥, 1💬

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