Posts under Security category

Take the Microsoft Computing Safety Index Survery

In case you missed it, Microsoft last month released the Microsoft Computing Safety Index, a scoring system of more than 20 steps, individuals can take to help protect themselves and stay safe online. The MCSI tallies points for user behaviors […]

Giveaway: 10 licenses of Outpost Security Suite Pro

We are pleased to announce this giveaway of 10 single PC, 1-year licenses of the latest version Agnitum Outpost Security Suite Pro 7.5. Outpost Security Suite Pro now comes with x2.5 faster on-demand and on-access scanning and its anti-malware module includes […]

AVG Free 2012 AntiVirus for Windows released

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 […]

3 Chrome Extensions for Safe Browsing

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 […]

Microsoft releases whitepaper on Malware Research and Response

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

What is Phishing and how to identify Phishing Attacks

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 […]

BitDefender Security Scanner and Registry Cleaner

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 […]