Virus and Malware

Malware is any kind of virus, spyware, adware etc. that is either malicious or unwanted. Malware can cause performance problems on your computer as well as contribute to the loss of important files and personal information including identity theft. It's recommended you have some sort of anti-virus software installed with your computer.

Here are some recommended security software options:

SecureIT Plus℠ Virus Protection

SecureIT Virus Protection service which includes: anti-virus and anti-spyware, firewall, Microsoft patch updates, pop-up blocking, free 24/7 technical support and more.
Contact DirectLink for more information.


Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft Security Essentials is free and designed to be simple and easy to use. It runs quietly and efficiently in the background so you don't have to worry about interruptions or making updates.


Avast Anti-Virus

Anti-virus protection as well as other producs.


Malwarebytes

Anti-malware manual scanning program that is great for cleaning up an infected computer.

If your computer is beyond your ability to work with and you need help, DirectLink has a repair service.

With DirectLink's Computer Repair Service you may bring your laptop or desktop in to have it cleaned up. If your computer is to the point where it is no longer usable and you are unable to repair it yourself, DirectLink's Technical Support staff can usually repair it without harming your personal files or requiring a complete reformat. Call into Technical Support for more information.

With MyTech you will get a discount on this service and we can often diagnose and repair the issue through our remote support software without you needing to bring in your computer.