30th June 2020


How do I get rid of a virus on my iPhone 6?

There is nothing infected or wrong with your iPhone, and removing the spam popup is very easy.
  1. Turn OFF your iPhone by holding down the Home and Power button at the same time for 5 seconds.
  2. Once the iPhone is OFF, you can power it back ON.
  3. Go to Settings > Safari.
  4. Scroll down and tap on Clear History and Website Data.

People also ask, will resetting my iPhone get rid of viruses?

If you got the virus after the backup being restored, then YES, this will remove the virus. And, if you do a complete wipe of your iPhone, going to Settings > General > Reset > Erase all Data… Then YES, this will remove all viruses, and everything else on your iPhone.

Also Know, can my iPhone get a virus from a website?

Websites are a common source of malware, and simply loading an infected page is usually all it takes for your iPhone to get a virus. This makes it essential that you pay attention to what pages you're visiting and never download anything from an unfamiliar website.

Can your iPhone get hacked by clicking on a link?

Enticing you to click on a link in a text messages or an email is a common avenue hackers use to steal your information or to install malware on your smartphone. This is called a phishing attack. The hacker's goal is to infect your iPhone with malware and likely breach your data.

How do I clear a virus on my iPhone?

Removing viruses
  1. Restart your iPhone or iPad: Hold down the power button until you see Slide to Power Off >> touch and slide until it turns off.
  2. Clear your history: Settings >> Safari >> Clear History and Website Data >> tap Clear.
  3. Restore your iPhone or iPad to a recent backup.
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