Posts under Security category

Giveaway: Emsisoft Anti-Malware 5.1

We are pleased to offer 10 licenses of Emsisoft Anti-Malware 5.1, previously a-squared Anti-Malware, free to our readers. Emsisoft Anti-Malware 5.1 is one of the finest security software you can find for your Windows PC. Features: Comprehensive PC protection against […]

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What’s new in Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0?

Five months after the release of MSE v 2 Beta version, Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0 final version has just been released. If you are already a user of MSE, you will probably get a notification asking your to update. If […]

Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 now available

Microsoft has announced that Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 (FEP) has released to manufacturing!  Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 is the next version of Forefront Client Security, an will enable businesses to simplify and improve endpoint protection while greatly reducing infrastructure costs.

Fix it: Microsoft Security Essentials will not uninstall

While one can always easily uninstall Microsoft Security Essentials from the Control Panel, should you find that your are unable to uninstall Microsoft Security Essentials, you may try to uninstall it manually or by using a Microsoft Fix it solution.

What is a Botnet attack and how does it work on a computer

Botnets are networks of compromised computers, controlled by remote attackers in order to perform such illicit tasks as sending spam or attacking other computers. The word Bot comes from the word Robot and is referred to any software program that […]

Microsoft: The Real World is more dangerous than the Online World

Is the Online World More Dangerous Than the Real World? Microsoft has addressed four common online myths about identify theft, child exploitation, conducting transactions online, and reputation to show that the online world is not more dangerous that the offline […]

Emsisoft BlitzBlank: Remove stubborn malware infections

Malware infections are not always easy to clean up. These days the software pests use clever techniques to protect themselves from being deleted. In many a cases it is almost impossible to delete a Malware file while Windows is running. […]

DefenceInspector checks the security of your Windows computer

Folks frequently have questions about whether they have too many or not enough security programs and if programs will conflict or if their computer is secure. DefenceInspector is a basic tool which  checks the security of your Windows computer.

SCars will remind you to perform regular PC security maintenance

SCars is a program designed to aid users in performing the regular computer maintenance tasks that should be undertaken to keep their computer working efficiently. Tasks such as updating Windows and security software, and cleaning temporary files are important to […]

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Microsoft Security Essentials – Now for SMBs

Starting October, small businesses can begin using Microsoft Security Essentials on up to 10 PCs in their company at NO COST to provide them with protection from viruses, spyware and other malicious threats. Prior to this licensing change, Microsoft Security […]