Ask questions. Help others.
The HP Community is here for you.
Post new question
Note on archived topics.
This topic has been archived. Information and links in this thread may no longer be available or relevant.
If you have a question create a new topic by clicking here, or click on "Post new question" above and select the appropriate board.
Posts: 1
Member Since: ‎09-22-2009
Message 1 of 2 (407 Views)

security issue/hacked

I recently was hacked by trying to open a facebook video.  Now it has infected my PC and it wont even allow me to download secuirty software to resolve the issue.  Any help!!!

0 Kudos
Posts: 38,588
Member Since: ‎11-12-2008
Message 2 of 2 (408 Views)

Re: security issue/hacked

Use another machine to download,save it to a usb flash drive and install from there. Malwarebytes is very good and the free version does all I have ever needed. Install it and do a scan...may have to boot into Safe Mode if the scan won't run.



**Click Accept as Solution on a Reply that solves your issue to help others**
******Clicking the Thumbs-Up button is a way to say -Thanks!.******
† The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of HP. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation