Posts under Security category

Panda Free Antivirus for Windows 10 / 8 / 7

Panda Free Antivirus is now available as a free download for Windows users. Apart from introducing scheduled scanning and Automatic USB Vaccine features and anti-exploit protection, the just released Panda Free Antivirus, earlier called Panda Cloud Antivirus, comes with the […]

Bitdefender Total Security Review and Giveaway

We’ve recommended Bitdefender Internet Security in the past and organized a giveaway too. This time, we are back with a Bitdefender Total Security giveaway. If you are looking for a security software which can protect your system as well as your social […]

Protect and secure your USB Flash Drive from Virus

USB plug and play devices are the easiest to use. They are also the easiest method to infect computers. There are plenty of tools available in the market that claim protection against USB infections. In this article on how to […]

CryptoLocker Decryption Tool

CryptoLocker Decryption Tool released

There is some good news for those victims whose files have been locked by the Crytpolocker ransomware. Victims can now use the free Decryptlocker or CryptoLocker Decryption Tool from FireEye and Fox-IT to decrypt the Cryptolocker encrypted files. This Cryptolocker […]

Know if your Windows Security Center is a virus or legitimate

Windows Security Center is a component of the Windows operating system, that was introduced by Microsoft in Windows XP and included in Windows Vista too. The program helped you keep a check on your system, by monitoring regularly the status […]

Opswat GEARS: Secure your Network on the Internet

We’ve been digging into the Internet to find privacy and security products that help you remain safe on the Internet. All of us know that the Internet has a dark side and all of us wish to avoid that dark […]

avoid pop ups

Avoid harmful pop ups on your browser in Windows 10/8/7

Pop-ups have reached menacing proportions. Even with all our anti-popup features in place, you do see them slip through occasionally. They could be pop-ups or pop-unders. Pop-ups open in front of your active browser window whereas a Pop-under open under […]

DNSCrypt: Encrypt Data from Computer to DNS

In the past few months, we have written a couple of articles related to Internet Privacy. We talked of how DNS works, free VPNs such as SpotFlux, NeoRouter, CyberGhost VPN, etc, as well as private browsers that hide your identity, such […]

Online Tech Support Scams

Avoid Online Tech Support Scams and PC Cleanup Solutions

Every single day, scores of innocent people are trapped by scam artists into Online Tech Support Scams and forced to shell out hundreds of dollars for non-existent computer problems. The tool or medium they use to initiate communications with a potential victim […]

OpenDNS adds more Security, by removing OpenDNS Guide Ads

OpenDNS is used by almost 50 million users to secure their browsing, to avoid malicious websites. Other than that, OpenDNS also provides parental controls and a faster DNS resolution – adding to your browsing experience. I can’t recall its name […]

Cryptolocker Prevention

CryptoLocker Tripwire: Free Cryptolocker Prevention Tool

The Cryptolocker Ransomware has been morphing into more dangerous forms and even started targeting other operating systems like Android. While those affected are always looking out for ways to get rid of or remove Cryptolocker ransomware, the old proverb still […]

Create bootable media using ESET SysRescue Live

We all use various ways to enhance security of our operating system. If your system is subjected to various removable disks in a day, then it becomes the matter of primary concern that you should use a good backup and […]

SX Antivirus Kit: All in one Security Software Suite for Windows

SX Antivirus Kit is an all-in-one security software kit with a variety of anti-virus and anti-spyware related tools for Windows. SX Antivirus Kit is from SecurityXploded – the community division of XenArmor, a popular Infosec Research & Development organization, offering […]

Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool

Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool: New features and download

The first iteration of Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool was rolled out in 2011. Back then, the program known as Security Development Lifecycle or plainly SDL Threat Modelling Tool permitted non-security subject matter experts to create and analyze threat models by […]