How do you Stop Scareware?

Hackers develop scareware that looks genuine and convincing. They are in the form of shopping cart, order form, and downloads. however, users can stay protected from scareware by the following steps 

  • Implement the use of an updated browser 
  • Switch on the pop-up blockers
  • Keep the anti-malware software updated 
  • Avoid clicking on any random links included in the pop-ups 
  • Avoid sharing any personal information on the pop-ups