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9-lab Removal Tool x86

Absolutely free security software to protect your system: Meet 9-Lab Removal Tool: it's a software that is completely free with no...

November 26, 2014 by 9-lab

Microsoft reveals audacious plans to tighten security with Windows 10

Windows 10 will build in standards-based two-factor authentication to every device, effectively neutering most phishing attacks and password database breaches. The company also announced new features aimed at securing corporate machines from malware attacks and data leaks.

October 22, 2014

28 Android security apps tested

[CORRECTION] Applying some of the more than 1.5 million new Android malware samples found this year, independent lab AV-Test compares Android solutions. They also look at usability, impact on system performance and other security features.

December 12, 2013 by

9-lab Removal Tool x64

Absolutely free security software to protect your system: Meet 9-Lab Removal Tool: it's a software that is completely free with no...

January 14, 2014 by 9-lab

AirMagnet Enterprise 9.0

Now that even a smartphone or Windows 7 notebook can be configured to work as a wireless access point (AP), wireless security faces new challenges from the increasing inventiveness and speed of malicious attacks. Many access points have their own built-in security features, but for many enterprise environments these are not robust enough and a separate wireless intrusion prevention system (WIPS) is required.

February 3, 2011

Stuxnet: A possible attack scenario

Symantec security researcher Liam O Murchu posits a possible Stuxnet worm attack scenario. His speculation is driven by the technical features of the sophisticated malware threat.

October 1, 2010 by

Custodia AntiVirus with Personal Firewall

Active protection against viruses, Trojans, worms, and other forms of malware. Featuring innovative and patented technology to scan,...

July 21, 2008 by CoGen Media (Canada)

Cisco 891 Integrated Services Router

Small businesses or branch/remote offices seeking an easily managed unified security, routing, switching and wireless network system should short-list the Cisco 890 family of Integrated Services Routers.

September 7, 2009 by

Apple catches up on Safari (browser) security

After years of lagging behind on important security features, Apple has finally added a malware-blocker, a phishing filter and support for EV (extended validation) certificates into the latest refresh of its Safari Web browser.The malware roadblock headlines a list of Safari 4 security features that also includes cookie blocking, private browsing, secure encryption, safe downloads and parental controls.

February 24, 2009 by

Apple: Mac users should run multiple anti-virus

One of Apple's better Mac vs PC ads features a strong message that Windows computers are a magnet for viruses (malware) but Macs are automatically protected.  As PC "ah-choos" his way through an infection, Mac offers a tissue and smugly infers that he's immune to the 114,000 Windows viruses.

December 1, 2008 by

Google Chrome, the security tidbits

The oft-rumored Google browser is real. It's called Google Chrome and it comes with a handful of security-related features like privacy mode and blacklist-based blocking of phishing and malware sites.

September 1, 2008 by

Web worms squirm through Facebook, MySpace

My colleagues at Kaspersky Lab (see disclosure) have intercepted two new worms squirming through MySpace and Facebook, using social engineering lures to plant malware on Windows systems.The worms propagate via the comments features on the two popular social networks, using video lures and fake Flash Player downloads to trick end users into installing malicious executables.

July 31, 2008 by

DIY phishing kits introducing new features

What are some of the main factors for the increase of phishing attacks, and their maturity from passive emails to blended threats attempting to not just steal personal information, but also infect with malware by embedding client-side vulnerabilities at the pages? It's all a matter of perspective, which in this post will emphasize on the continuing efforts on behalf of phishers to innovate, and introduce new features within the most recently obtained do-it-yourself phishing page generators.

May 15, 2008 by

IE 8 to add malware blocking

Amid all the hubbub about the first beta of IE 8 the security features haven't gotten a lot of attention. Part of the problem is that Microsoft hasn't disclosed a lot, but it does appear that the browser will block malware.

March 5, 2008 by

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