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LUIS39

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Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 8080 Mb
Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics, -1988 Mb
Hard Drives: C: 460 GB (414 GB Free);
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 1495
Antivirus: Windows Defender, Enabled and Updated

I am not infected-Should I be worried about RANSOMEWARE? I have free versions of MALWAREBYTES and of SUPERantispyware and the built-in Windows Security.
 

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My opinion: if your last backup of all important data is pretty recent (and stored external from the computer) then no. If your data is ransomed you can delete it and use your backup.

If you don't bother with backups, or your data is unimportant, then ransomware is just one more way to lose it.
 
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