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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium has introduced heuristics-based detection designed to identify malicious software based on behavior instead of on virus signatures, and "will support XP users for life".
Versafe says its technology protects against malware and other threats regardless of mobile devices or browser - key weak points.
A new approach to virtualization could vaporize malware on desktops, mobile operating systems and even cloud-based Desktop-as-a-Service.
McAfee's NS-series is actually the antivirus solutions provider’s first IPS hardware platform based on Intel technology.
While Singapore's global ranking for malicious activities dropped two spots to 39, its healthcare industry and particularly SMBs were most hit by phishing, spam and virus-contained e-mails, according to Symantec study.
The smartphone maker and anti-virus firm are joining up to help provide BlackBerry users greater ease of mind over an increase in malware-laden mobile applications.
Microsoft took a previous failure to win certification on the chin, but this time it says all antivirus tests struggle with reality.
Sophos' antivirus solution began marking its own updates as false-positive malware, which deleted critical files in the system's live protection program.
Security researchers from Websense have intercepted a currently circulating spam campaign, impersonating popular antivirus vendors in an attempt to trick end and corporate users into downloading and executing the malicious attachment.
Facebook has introduced the Malware Checkpoint, which helps users fight malware on their computers with free antivirus solutions. Windows users get download links to McAfee Scan and Repair and Microsoft Security Essentials.
Antivirus missed well conceived malware such as Stuxnet, Duqu and Flame, but so did business-grade defenses. Simply put, antivirus is being hung out to dry.
Discussions of malware have their own equivalent to Godwin's Law: As the conversation grows longer, the probability that someone will derail the discussion by arguing over the meaning of 'virus' approaches near-certainty.
Microsoft has patched a number of software flaws that could have led to information-stealing attacks by Duqu malware, according to security company Qualys.One of the critical 'Patch Tuesday' bulletins, MS12-034, addressed multiple Microsoft products that were vulnerable to the Duqu data-stealing malware, Qualys chief technology officer Wolfgang Kandek said in a statement on Tuesday.
Facebook has partnered with five organisations and opened up an antivirus marketplace in a move to protect users from malware.
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Security company Kaspersky has found a rare kind of malware in the wild that resides in a computer's RAM rather than on the hard drive.The 'fileless' bot is more difficult for antivirus software to detect, and resides in memory until the machine is rebooted, Kaspersky said in a blog post on Friday.
Social networking firm Twitter has acquired Dasient, a web and ad-scanning security company.California-based Dasient, which provides website and advertising anti-malware scanning technology through its Malware Analysis Platform, announced the acquisition in a blog post on Monday.
The latest comparative review of free antivirus applications for Android, courtesy of AV-Test.org, offers an interesting insight into just how effective or ineffective those applications really are.
Microsoft has released a beta of a new version of its free Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) anti-virus/anti-malware client.
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