Malicious software, also known as malware, is software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems. Malware can range from annoying pop-up ads to debilitation of your computer and can be in the form of viruses, spyware or other unwanted software. Scammers can use malware to steal personal information, send spam and commit fraud.
Better Business Bureau serving the Northwest wants you to know how to avoid having your computer infected with malware, how to detect it and what to do if malware does make its way onto your computer.
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