Showbox & malware

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  1. jimmyhillsfanclub

    jimmyhillsfanclub Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    Despite my misgivings, my nephew convinced me to install showbox on my tablet a few days ago....

    ....it now appears to have developed some issues. I've removed showbox, but have read that some malware remains & lurks about collecting data etc.

    Anyone recommend a quick & easy way to give my tablet a good & thorough security clean up?

    Thanks folks.
     
  2. robbieray

    robbieray Well-Known Member

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    Try spybot
     
  3. robbieray

    robbieray Well-Known Member

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    Have u avast or something
     
  4. vow

    vow Well-Known Member

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  5. Captain Dart

    Captain Dart Well-Known Member

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    Generally it is best to search with several different anti-malware/spyware tools, each one has its merits & flaws.
     
  6. Covstu

    Covstu Well-Known Member

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    Never had an issue with showbox etc... What other sites was you looking at eh? ;)
     
  7. vow

    vow Well-Known Member

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    Perhaps it was a different "Show-box"? ahem.....
     
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  8. covcity4life

    covcity4life Well-Known Member

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    never had an issue with showbox on android tablets

    no malware pop ups or anything

    use lookout for secuirty
     
  9. Alkhen

    Alkhen Active Member

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    like wise Ive not had a problem with Showbox. I use it on my phone and it runs fine no issues at all
     
  10. Marty

    Marty Well-Known Member

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    I've never had a problem with showbox either.
     
  11. skyblue1991

    skyblue1991 Well-Known Member

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    2009 called, it wants is Malware scanner back.

    Sent from my E5823 using Tapatalk
     
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