The End Of Free Software

Many go in search of free software to install on their computer but it has become increasingly difficult to find “FREE SOFTWARE” that does not come with add ons and malware. Sites such as Download.com have been mentioned for a while but now what used to be a great site Sourceforge has been linked with malware. Warning: Don’t Download Software From SourceForge If You Can Help It Here’s What Happens When You Install the Top 10 Download.com Apps All freeware software sites serve up crapware or adware My advice is to ignore these sites as you may get malware and or browser add ons.

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PUP & Wrappers – What Are They And What You Need To Do

What’s A Pup And What’s A Wrapper ?A PUP is a potentially unwanted program and a wrapper is a program that you download that comes with multiple unwanted programs and add ons. These are extremely prolific now with users going to a site , say download.com , and attempting to download say a video editing program , then having to agree to a proliferation of other programs , browser add ons. A bit of research and not agreeing to all things that are presented to you on your computer screen will go a long way to keeping your computer free from such infections. Checkout this article : Yes, Every Freeware Download Site is Serving Crapware (Here’s the Proof)

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