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ESET Smart Security 8

All-in-one Internet security allows you to confidently explore online while protected against physical theft of your computer, identity...

December 8, 2014 by ESET

Phone scammers target PC users with phony virus reports

Online con artists are targeting PC users worldwide in a brazen scam. It starts with a phone call from a "tech support specialist" who warns that your computer is infected with a virus. To fix things, all you have to do is give the caller remote access to your PC. Here's what happens next.

November 3, 2011

ESET NOD32 Antivirus 8

Fast award-winning antivirus allows you to confidently explore online. ESET NOD32 Antivirus features new advanced technology that protects...

November 11, 2014 by ESET

If your PC picks up a virus, whose fault is it?

Want to avoid being attacked by viruses and other malware? Two recent studies reveal the secret: regular patching. A fully patched system with a firewall enabled offers almost complete protection against drive-by attacks and outside intruders.

October 6, 2011

Advanced SystemCare Ultimate

Advanced SystemCare Ultimate 7 is everything you need to keep your computer healthy and secure. It incorporates BitDefender's antivirus...

November 10, 2014 by IObit

ACMA targets PC virus telemarketers

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced that it is ramping up its fight against telemarketers who try to convince customers that their computers are infected by viruses and then charge a fee for removal.

March 23, 2011 by

Do you really need antivirus software?

Do you need antivirus software on your PC? If you're not sure of the answer to that question, then the short answer is yes. The longer answer is that security software is only one piece of what should be a simple, straightforward, and systematic approach to your PC's health. Here's my seven-step program.

November 22, 2010

The sorry state of antivirus software

I've lost count of the number of times I've come across an 'expert' telling some poor soul who's had their PC trashed by malware that it was all their fault and that the problem could have been easily prevented by installing an antivirus package, and keeping that package up-to-date.If only life were that simple ...

November 14, 2010

Microsoft to let small businesses use Security Essentials

Microsoft will make its Security Essentials PC security pack, which costs nothing to consumers, free of charge to small businesses as well.The package, which is the successor to the ill-fated OneCare suite, includes antivirus and anti-adware software and was launched in 2009.

September 23, 2010 by

Does my little green man need protecting?

With news of more than 10-billion internet capable non-PC devices already online and suggestions that this number could double by 2014 my thoughts wandered to the security of my new best friend; my HTC Desire.According to the report published on ZDNet Asia, our TVs, digital photo frames, Blu-ray players and PVRs are now all potentially at risk, defenceless without the anti-virus protection afforded to PC users worldwide.

June 28, 2010 by

Free Windows 7 Virus Protection

With Windows 7 making buzz round the corner the security and protection have been started to get consolidated for pc running windows 7 operating systems. After all this time it seems that Microsoft has finally come out with their own malware and virus protection software.

April 19, 2010

Beware of Vista Antivirus Pro 2010

Vista Antivirus Pro 2010 is the renamed version of XP antivirus Pro 2010 which is specially designed to attack on computers with Windows Vista platform. When this malware attacks on PC, we start seeing various pop-ups and alerts showing a message ‘your PC is infected and hackers try to attack the PC’.

April 4, 2010

Secunia: Average insecure program per PC rate remains high

With the time frame for an exploit to become an inseparable part of a web malware exploitation kit shrinking, and with the average Internet user's over-confidence in an antivirus scanner's ability to detect and block exploits (Secunia: popular security suites failing to block exploits) it shouldn't come as a surprise that Secunia's recently released WorldMap shows a relatively high rate for insecure programs found on a single PC.

June 25, 2009 by

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