After analysing vast numbers of IT threats during the second quarter of 2011, Kaspersky Lab has released its latest security report announcing the key security trends globally. Here are some its highlights: The five safest countries in terms of the […]
AVG has released it range of security products for 2012. Among them is the very popular AVG Free AntiVirus software. There appear to be many improvements made in this version. To start with, it has reduced by over 40%, the […]
As much fun it is, Internet is also a place of severe security threats. There are millions of sites that are waiting to infect us with malware or steal our data. While Chrome has an in-built safe browsing feature which […]
If you are unable to uninstall your antivirus or security software via your Control Panel, you have the option of using the uninstallers released by the antivirus companies to uninstall their own security software. Alternatively you can also try AppRemover […]
Malware (malicious software), as we all know, is software that has been designed to damage a user’s computer, a server, or a network; or to cause harm to computer users by stealing personal or otherwise sensitive information, defrauding the user […]
Phishing (pronounced fishing) is a process which entices you to give out personal information by using electronic communication technique such as emails, masquerading to be from a legitimate source. Phishing is one of the fastest rising online crime method used […]
Lately, it seems the more Windows computers I work on, the more users have forgotten their password or they didn’t tell me the password and when I can’t reach them I am stuck with no option to get into the […]
The debate of which is more secure among a Mac and PC has been going on since their inception. Now this debate has been revived again due to the recent news regarding the spread of MacDefender and MacGuard Trojans. Similar […]
Microsoft has introduced Microsoft Standalone System Sweeper Beta, a recovery tool that can help you start an infected PC and perform an offline scan to help identify and remove rootkits and other advanced malware. NOTE: Windows Defender Offline is the new […]
BitDefender recently announced the release of the free BitDefender Security Scan. It is designed to provide information needed to keep Windows machines running safely and smoothly, in a convenient, speedy way, and includes a registry cleaner. BitDefender Security Scanner and […]
Stop cyber bullying! This brochure from Microsoft will give you, the parents guidance on how to protect kids from cyberbullying. Protect Kids from Cyberbullying Bullies are notorious for tormenting their victims face to face. But now cyberbullying–using the Internet for […]
If you suspect a file to be malicious, you can send it to Microsoft for analysis. The Microsoft Research and Response will check the file for malware, which may include viruses, spyware, worms, trojans, rootkits, adware, etc. Submit malware and […]
Microsoft just launched Microsoft Safety Scanner (MSS), an on-demand anti-malware scanner. This now brings the anti-malware tools available to the Windows home user to 3, counting Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) and Malicious Software Removal Tool (MSRT).
Microsoft has just released an on-demand anti-malware scanner called as The Microsoft Safety Scanner. MSS is a free downloadable security tool for the Windows user and provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. Microsoft Safety […]
TrafficLight is a new a new cross browser security tool from BitDefender. It helps you get a completely secure web browsing experience, by intercepting, processing and filtering all web traffic – blocking any malicious content before it reaches your browser.
With Online Armor 5.0, Emsisoft introduces the next major release of the popular Windows Firewall, which is available in a Freeware version and two different shareware versions. Version 5.0 of the PC security solution has a completely reworked user interface […]