Posts under Security category

Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit: Prevent vulnerabilities from being exploited

Malwarebytes recently acquired ZeroVulnerabilityLabs, a vulnerability, exploits and security R&D Company. With this acquisition, ZeroVulnerabilityLab’s ExploitShield have become a part of the Malwarebytes family and it is now known as Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit. Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Tool The Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Tool is not […]

Bot Revolt Anti-Malware Free Edition: Download, Review

Most virus or malware detecting programs at first, scan your files and folders for any signs of infections. These programs fail to realize that the primary mode of infection is an IP address via which the infection spreads to a […]

Simseer identifies new Malware Strains by their Heritage

On many occasions, malware evades detection by scanning engines, and escape unscathed by undergoing a change in its structure and behavior. However, this one attribute (when present in large volumes) can be used to determinerelationship between different types of malware and detect […]

Kaspersky Whitelist: Check whether a file is safe or not

Kaspersky recently announced their Whitelist Security Approach. It is a whole new concept to make the functioning of the antivirus program much faster and better. Whitelist is basically a database that stores information about different programs and files. You can […]

Steganos Online Shield 365 Review – Protect Your Identity

In our quest to provide you with Internet security programs – especially the ones that protect your privacy and data when online, we keep reviewing free solutions. Here is a review of Steganos Online Shield 365 free version. Though I […]

SpyShelter Personal Free Review

SpyShelter, in its full-fledged form, is complimentary to an antivirus software. The paid version contains a firewall, keylogger detectors and few other malware protection services. However, we will review SpyShelter Personal free version only, here. According to their website, SpyShelter claims that […]

List of Free Rootkit Remover software for Windows

A Rootkit virus is a stealth type of malware that is designed to hide the existence of certain processes or programs on your computer from regular detection methods, so as to allow it or another malicious process privileged access to your […]

Download McAfee Rootkit Remover for Windows

Rootkits are a form of virulent malware that mask malicious software from being detected by an antivirus software. While these days most security software do include Rootkit detection capabilities, at some point it may happen that you require the help of […]

Man-in-the-middle attack

How to defend yourself against MITM or Man-in-the-middle attack

Protecting our data online is never going to be an easy task, especially nowadays when attackers are regularly inventing some new techniques and exploits to steal your data. Sometimes their attacks will not be so harmful for individual users. But large-scale attacks on some […]

Unable to turn on Windows Defender in Windows 10/8/7

When I browse through forums I often find this question asked many times – I am unable turn on Windows Defender manually in Windows 10, Windows 8 or Windows 7 – or Windows Defender won’t or will not turn on […]

Oshi Unhooker: Free Rootkit scanner

Oshi Unhooker is a free rootkit scanner that scans and removes any hidden rootkit from your computer. You may ask, what is a Rootkit? Rootkits in Windows are typically used to mask malicious software from an antivirus program. It is […]

Free Bootable AntiVirus Rescue CDs for Windows

Some malware cannot be removed from your computer easily, once they get past your anti-virus protection and integrate themselves deeply in your system – sometimes making it unbootable. In such a situation,  it may be advisable to use Rescue CDs. A […]