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Old 10-27-2018, 03:08 PM
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What happened to the malware warnings?

Wasnít there a sticky about malware in ATMB? Was just browsing the Dope on IE on a new Windows 10 tablet and got an annoying pop up telling me to call a number and that my computer has been infected with a virus. It had a womanís voice with a British accent.

Iíve restarted the tablet and it doesnít seem to be there. What anti-Malware software works for a Windows 10 tablet? This tablet allows me to log into work, and I canít do that until Iím sure itís cleared of any crapware.
Old 10-27-2018, 03:25 PM
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It's in GQ, not ATMB. But it hasn't been updated much lately, so I'm not sure if there's anything in there about tablets.
Old 10-27-2018, 03:53 PM
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That malware sticky is horrendously out of date. I started editing a new version but haven't had the time to finish it.

Since Windows 10 anti-malware software isn't something that is specific to the SDMB, I'd recommend starting a new thread in GQ specifically for that part of your post.


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