Easiest malware removal trick. Ever.
August 27, 2015 – 06:57 | No Comment
Easiest malware removal trick. Ever.

Removing malware is often a complex and time-consuming task, even for security experts. But as Bitdefender has reported, sometimes, just occasionally, the most effective technique can be extremely simple.
Like, turn your PC off, and on …

McAfee releases first McAfee Free Antivirus beta
August 20, 2015 – 11:13 | No Comment
McAfee releases first McAfee Free Antivirus beta

McAfee has released the first public beta of McAfee Free Antivirus.
The package is very basic, and just includes real-time protection, and – optionally – McAfee WebAdvisor to keep you safe online. There’s not even on-demand …

Panda Security releases 2016 range
August 13, 2015 – 16:44 | No Comment
Panda Security releases 2016 range

Panda Security has unveiled its 2016 consumer range, including Panda Free Antivirus 2016, Panda Antivirus Pro 2016 ($43.99), Panda Internet Security 2016 ($54.99), Panda Global Protection 2016 ($76.99) and Panda Gold Security 2016 ($98.99)
All editions …

Kaspersky 2016 adds Private Browsing, Change Control
July 29, 2015 – 08:20 | No Comment
Kaspersky 2016 adds Private Browsing, Change Control

Kaspersky Labs has released its 2016 editions of Kaspersky Anti-Virus, Kaspersky Internet Security and Kaspersky Total Security in Canada and the USA.
The suites now have a “Change Control” system which warns you of attempts to …

Uncover hidden malware with RunPE Detector
June 22, 2015 – 07:25 | Comments Off on Uncover hidden malware with RunPE Detector
Uncover hidden malware with RunPE Detector

Malware uses many tricks to hide its process, and one of the most common is known as RunPE.
Essentially this involves starting a known and trusted process – Explorer.exe, say – in a suspended state, replacing …

Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available
May 19, 2015 – 12:58 | Comments Off on Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available
Panda Global Protection 2016 beta now available

Panda Security has announced the first public beta of Panda Global Protection 2016, a revamp of its comprehensive all-round security suite.
The new release provides enhanced wifi protection, detecting and alerting you to potential vulnerabilities.

Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released
May 11, 2015 – 16:33 | Comments Off on Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released
Emsisoft Anti-Malware and Emsisoft Internet Security 10 released

Emsisoft has announced the release of Emsisoft Anti-Malware 10 and Emsisoft Internet Security 10.
The headline news is a dramatic cut in scan times, with a typical “Malware Scan” (aka the “Smart Scan” in previous editions) …

Scan your Mac for malware with KnockKnock UI
April 29, 2015 – 07:22 | Comments Off on Scan your Mac for malware with KnockKnock UI
Scan your Mac for malware with KnockKnock UI

Windows malware may get all the attention, but OS X can be vulnerable too, and if you think your Mac might be infected by something dubious then it’s important to take a closer look.
KnockKnock UI …

MRG Effitas releases latest Online Banking Browser Security report
March 4, 2015 – 10:14 | Comments Off on MRG Effitas releases latest Online Banking Browser Security report
MRG Effitas releases latest Online Banking Browser Security report

Security research company MRG Effitas has released its Q4 2014 Online Banking Browser Security report, awarding certification to the top four products: Kaspersky Internet Security, Quarri POQ, Webroot SecureAnywhere and Zemana Antilogger.
MRG also tested security …

Avast 2015 update brings remote access for all, integrates browser cleanup
March 3, 2015 – 09:03 | Comments Off on Avast 2015 update brings remote access for all, integrates browser cleanup
Avast 2015 update brings remote access for all, integrates browser cleanup

AVAST Software has released a new version of Avast Free Antivirus 2015, Avast Internet Security 2015 and Avast Premier 2015.
The big change is that the premier Access Anywhere feature has been replaced by a new …

Find hidden executables with MZreveal
February 18, 2015 – 14:20 | Comments Off on Find hidden executables with MZreveal
Find hidden executables with MZreveal

Malware uses many tricks to avoid detection. Sometimes this involves ultra-complicated, super-stealthy, rootkit-like Windows hooking. But often it’s no more advanced than giving an EXE or DLL file a much less worrying extension (virus.exe > …