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Security software maker Finjan Inc. has released a free browser plug-in to help users avoid clicking malicious links in Twitter that could lead to spyware and malware.
Just a heads up: Since Firefox download sites are clogged today, you may be tempted to use an alternate URL you see posted somewhere on the web in order to get the latest version. Be careful, though, because I've seen at least one of these links lead to a purported spyware program instead of a browser.
Check Point Software Technologies has released a public beta of ZoneAlarm ForceField, a browser virtualization security tool that promises anti-phishing and spyware-blocking capabilities.
Wintutis, a Victoria-based start-up is about to launch an add-on for Internet Explorer that can not only stop the browser from being hijacked by spyware, it can protect users from keyloggers that have already infected the computer.One of the biggest issues facing users of Windows is spyware infestation, which can make it risky using a browser to access confidential services such as online banking.
In today's Spyware Weekly Newsletter Mike Healan, long time spyware/anti-spyware guru, says:It is now my official position that using the (VMware) Browser Appliance is the best and only way for Windows users to remain completely safe on the internet. I will no longer explain how to alter security settings, block massive lists of nasty web sites or how to install a half dozen different programs, all protecting different parts of the system.
SpywareBlaster doesn't scan for and clean spyware--it prevents it from being installed in the first place. SpywareBlaster prevents...
The latest browser from the AOL division is designed to bolster security with automatic scanning for spyware and adware.
Check Point's Connectra 2.0 compares well on functionality and price with other enterprise-level SSL VPN solutions, with the added bonus of application and new endpoint security features.
Adware Away is not only a malware removal tool, but also a diagnostic tool for Windows operating system. It is designed for both general...
If in doubt, blame a relative...
Next version of Microsoft's browser is being built to derail hijacking attempts by spyware and other malicious software.
The next version of Microsoft's much criticised Internet Explorer browser is being built to resist hijacking attempts by spyware and other malicious software, according to a Microsoft developer.
Opera Software released a survey of 2,835 online users in the USA, which indicated that only 51% of what it called the "adult online population" were aware that the type of browser can affect a computer's vulnerability to malicious software, such as viruses and spyware. 11% of those asked said they had switched browsers for security reasons.
I've always liked Yahoo's toolbar for Internet Explorer because it incorporates PestPatrol, making spyware scanning quick and convenient from the browser. But I don't use Internet Explorer when I can help it.
As the Firefox browser grows in popularity, some security experts believe it will attract its own type of spyware.
As the Firefox browser grows in popularity, some security experts believe it will attract its own type of spyware
The browser promises to recognize sites with spyware or phishing software and to disable suspect technology.
Analyst firm Gartner expects Microsoft to launch a Windows anti-virus and anti-spyware product in the second half of 2005, following the software giant's acquisition of Giant on Thursday.In an effort to improve the disastrous security record of Internet Explorer (IE) and fight off the threat from the Firefox browser, Gartner believes there is an 80 percent chance that Microsoft will release a combined anti-virus and anti-spyware product in the second half of 2005.
Surfing the Web can be like navigating a minefield of advertising. One site will put cookies in your Web browser; another will bombard you with pop-up ads. Some programs even contain spyware that'll keep trying to sell you things long after you've deleted the original program. Preston comes to the rescue with three downloads that'll zap those ads.
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