WinLock is a family of computer viruses that interfere with the operation of a computer and require a cash payment in favor of the author.
WinLock is a separate family of malware. This type of program does not have the reproduction function, which is characteristic of the virus software family. It also lacks the ability to hide its activities, characteristic of trojans. On the contrary, WinLock does not hide, but blocks the PC, extorting money.
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Today in the world practice of implementing solutions for protection against malware, the developments of the Czech company Avast Software are widely used. The number of active users of the company’s products is more than 230 million people.
The most recent antivirus from Avast Software is version number 2015. In this article, we will consider its free version of Avast! Free 2015, designed for home and non-commercial use.
All screenshots presented in the instructions were made as of November 11, 2014. Perhaps in the future, Avast Software may change the site or registration procedure. Therefore, the pictures below may vary slightly.
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