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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 […]

power eraser settings

Norton Power Eraser Tool Review and Download

Norton Power Eraser is a free security software from Symantec, which removes deeply embedded and difficult to remove crimeware that traditional virus scanning may not always detect. If you find that your regular antivirus software is unable to detect or […]

NetCraft Extension

Netcraft Extension offers Heartbleed and phishing protection

Since two weeks when we posted about the Heartbleed bug, this deadly vulnerability has affected many trusted SSL web servers, putting users at the risk of compromising sensitive information to hackers. To stay safe from this deadly bug away you […]

Device Health update for Windows 8

Device Health update for Windows 8.1

Microsoft has updated and released Device Health update for Windows 8.1. Cybercrime is on the rise and this update aims to improve online security when you operate Banking and other Financial accounts. This update will help will monitor and check your […]

CryptoDefense Ransomware and how Symantec helped it fix its flaw!

CryptoDefense ransomware is dominating discussions these days. Victims falling prey to this variant of Ransomware have been turning to different forums in large numbers, seeking support from experts. Considered as a type of ransomware, the program apes the behavior of […]