Articles tagged: PUP
Why Are There Sites in My History I’ve Never Been To?
Occasionally, sites appear in your browser history that you never visited. I’ll examine some possible causes.
Should I Take the Flash Update I’ve Been Offered?
Adobe Flash player is
dying dead and should be avoided. I’ll explain why you should be cautious if you think you still want it.
How to Remove PUPs and Other Unexpected Things From Your Computer
Casually installing one download may result in several other things being installed. I’ll review the steps to remove these pesky, problematic, painful, Potentially Unwanted Programs, or PUPs.
How Do I Know What Updates to Install?
Unless you have a specific reason not to, the best approach to taking updates is to take them all. I’ll review why, and how to protect yourself in case something goes wrong.
How Do I Get Rid Of “overseer.exe”?
Overseer.exe can be left behind after an uninstall of Avast Free Anti-virus. Deleting it is a two-step process.
An Easy-to-Miss Source of PUPs
PUPs, or Potentially Unwanted Programs, appear when least expected.