If you are no longer having malware problems, you are good to go.
You can remove programs we have used like RogueKiller
, and their related reports or folders.
As far as Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware
, you can keep it, if you wish, and schedule your calendar to scan with it on a regular basis. You can also use the Eset Online Scanner
Just make sure these programs are not all running at the same time. It is also best to temporarily disable your AV program when doing your scans.
Consider doing the following to prevent future infections...
Malware is normally installed through vulnerabilities found in out-dated and insecure programs on a computer.
You can use the Secunia Personal Software Inspector
to scan for vulnerable programs.
A tutorial on how to use the program is found here
(Web of Trust
) is a program that warns you about risky websites that try to scam visitors, deliver malware or send spam.
It offers a front-line layer of protection when browsing in unfamiliar territory.
Its color-coded icons show you ratings for numerous websites, helping you avoid the dangerous sites.
WOT also has an Add-on available for both Firefox
and Internet Explorer
Surf safely, EmilyMD
Edited by Aaflac, 30 April 2012 - 06:54 PM.