Top 5 Windows Live Messenger Virus Removal SoftwareBy Partho, Gaea News Network
Thursday, June 11, 2009
There are many users worldwide who feel helpless before malicious attackers and hackers attacking Windows Live Messenger and MSN Messenger. Once your MSN messenger is infected by virus, Trojan, worm, keyloggers, bots and other malicious threats your privacy and confidential details such as chat history or login and password may be compromised. It will not stop there and keep on spreading virus to other IM clients. Let’s see how to get rid of the viruses.
The contact of infected MSN Messenger would receive a file from the his or her friend, a file attachment that looks like a photo, image, graphic, picture or collection of photos in ZIP archive format, or a link or URL that will download a file. The files come as executable code that contains a virus. Once you open the file the virus gets installed in your system.
When the virus attacks your PC its spreads to your Windows Live Messenger or MSN Messenger. The user might encounter problems such as unable to surf anti-virus website, PC automatically shuts off, cannot launch or run any programs, etc. The anti-virus are the first line of defense. However there are specialized tools MSN or Windows Live Messenger virus remover. Take a look at the list of MSN virus removal utilities available for free download. These do no provide real time protection and can be useful only when you have infected, or you have chances of getting infected with the virus.
It is capable of removing different strains of common MSN viruses.
This is a batch script that can detect and remove several types of MSN and Windows Live Messenger virus.
This is a free disinfection tool which detects and deletes currently circulating MSN Messenger viruses.
MSN Virus Cleaner by Codemaster is a tool to clean and remove any MSN threats that includes worms and viruses from MSN or Windows Live Messenger.
This free utility detects and elemination of all forms of malware which is transmitted via MSN Messenger and Windows Live Messenger.
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