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How to handle trojan executed on my laptop?

Go to someone who knows about cleaning up computers and does it professionally. At the least remove the hard drive, put it into an external case, replacing the hard drive with a new one, re-installing ...
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Random Requests Trying To Download Virus On Server?

This is an attempt to exploit CVE-2023-1389, which is a vulnerability in the web interface of some routers. For details about these exploits see for example Active Exploitation Attempts (CVE-2023-1389)...
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Backdoor:PHP/Webshell.O virus detected in an uploaded image file. Should I be worried? How can I prevent it?

This may not address your concern completely, but nonetheless: it is normal to do some processing on uploaded images to harmonize them (if for example you accept several file formats such as jpg png ...
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Backdoor:PHP/Webshell.O virus detected in an uploaded image file. Should I be worried? How can I prevent it?

Yes, you should be worried. Depending on how exactly the web server is configured, an attacker may be able to trick it into executing code embedded in images, e.g., with a PATH_INFO attack or with a ...
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If my old device is infected, can my new device get viruses from my social media accounts?

So there are different things to consider. The software on your old phone: If you installed malware at your old phone the old phone and all installed software should be viewed as compromised. ...
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If my old device is infected, can my new device get viruses from my social media accounts?

The only way that could happen is if any files (documents) you uploaded to social media were infected, then you downloaded and opened those files on the other machine. But even if you did that, the ...
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I accessed WhatsApp Web on a computer with a virus

There is a certain idea that mobile systems are usually more secure than desktop due to how compartmentalized apps are on mobile. Of course there are a lot of apps who not only see other ones but also ...
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Can my phone got infected if visit my mail inbox without opening any mail attachments?

The email message has a certain structure/format which the mail client needs to parse in order to extract fields to show to you, e.g. the message subject and the sender (or senders). Parsing involves ...
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Can my phone got infected if visit my mail inbox without opening any mail attachments?

It depends if there is a vulnerability i.e. (Buffer Overrun) that would allow this type of behavior on an email client. The external adversary could leverage a chain of vulnerabilities or a single ...
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Can my phone got infected if visit my mail inbox without opening any mail attachments?

Your computer or phone must run some code that handles some input incorrectly, and from then on things can go wrong for you. If you open an attachment with an image file, preferably in some obscure ...
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