Almost business and work are done on the computer nowadays. All the users save their valuable information on their computers. But hacker hacked their computers and try to damage user data, or hackers use data for their benefits. Different competitive companies do this to make themselves better from different companies. Sometimes a physical hacker hacked your computer in the absence of you and tried to get valuable information about using different accounts. Almost users don’t judge that their PCs have been hack if any user finds out any problem, then the user thinks how to fix them. There are following some ways which show that your computer is at risk by hackers.
- Antivirus switched off to the hacked computer
- the simple operation takes much time
- hacked computer’s password doesn’t work
- the hacker deletes files
- different new icon show on the dashboard
- user essential data has been a leak
- computer work without input any data
- user online banking accounts missing money
- hacker encrypt important data
- the hacked printer does not work properly
If the user finds any signs, then what should be done and how to fix it.
Antivirus switched off Automatically (Hacked)
the priority of hackers is to turn off the antivirus, which is currently running in position on the user’s computers. If the user noticed that his antivirus is not working, then he has been hacked. Because it is easy for a hacker to access the files, and they use their data according to their own.
The simple operation takes much time:
The users’ computers work very slowly. If the most straightforward procedure took too much time, then some problems have occurred with the network because antivirus is off, and the virus already switched off on the computer. The internet also too slow on a laptop then you are hacked.
Hacked Computer’s password doesn’t work:
almost hacker use pishing trape to trape out the user. This technique for online transactions without user permission. In this type, an email received from private sources, i.e., banks, franchises, etc. which are entirely looked like original and show the user that changes your pin for security purposes. If the user once clicks on the mail, it will be a hack, and all the personal information transferred to the hacker.
Files Are Deleted Automatically:
if the user finds that some important files are missing, then he is defiantly hacked because the hacker took that file for their personal use, and after this, he demands the user to pay for the data, which is the primary purpose of the hacker.
Different new icon show on the dashboard:
It is a common fact sometimes if you lunch the browser and you saw that some icon which you don’t know is on the panel then it is understood your pc is compromised. It will happen when you install the App from a local server. If your App is licensed, then read the condition entirely and carefully.
what to do if the user finds that he has been hack:
Mostly browser allows you to install the dashboard if you are not interested in ignoring it, and if you install and then you cut, first of all, remove it. To avoid the hacking process, the user must read the installation keys and terms.
User Essential Data has been leak:
Sometimes hacker sends some messages from the hacked account to all the contacts of the user without the user’s permission. The hacker went some essential data from the user-friend list. Sometimes the user saw the data on social media, which he doesn’t want to share with friends, then the user knows that he has been a hack. But the important thing is that when the user knows all about it, then what should he do.
- first of all user information, all the friends that he has been a hack.
- saying them not to accept any email received from his account
- better for the user to change multi-factor authentication(MFA)
- and report that site
Computer work without input any data:
in this user open the computer for use, but he saw that he didn’t enter any data on the computer, but his system is working automatically. This step shows that the user account is a hack.
Missing Money from user Online Account:
user lost of money in this hacking .hacker not steal the few amounts they borrow a considerable amount. Hacker removes almost everything to the user account. And when the user reports the bank only a few institutes which give them money back almost say that it’s user terrible luck that he has been a hack. Practically every court has the rule that stolen money will not refund. Now the question that the user should do if he cut.
- user reports the concern institutes
- to turn on the transaction alert if any problem occurred concern with the institute on the spot
Hacker encrypts essential data:
another kind of hacking is to encrypt the user files and when user file is encrypted hackers demands for ransomware which user pay for decryption. The easy way to avoid this type of hacking is to prepare an external copy of your relevant data.
The hacked printer does not work correctly:
The hacker does not attack only on the computer some time they attack computer components like the printer. Your printer does not work or work automatically or print unwanted commands.
what should you do:
- your computer is completely safe if the internet is not connected.
- Don’t use your laptop in public places.
- don’t open unnecessary or unauthentic mails