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See which applications are connecting to the Internet on Windows

Check out this guide to network activity in the Windows Resource Manager, and how to look up processes you don't recognize that are using bandwidth.

By December 23, 2014

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Facebook teams up with another security vendor to fight malware

The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.

By December 3, 2014

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My five favorite free Windows utilities

Whenever I set up a new PC, these are the first programs I install.

By October 15, 2014

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How to use the Google Software Removal tool in Windows

Not sure if you have a malicious toolbar or extension messing with your settings? Check out this tool from Google to investigate what's going on with Chrome.

By September 29, 2014

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AVG eyes mobile security with Location Labs deal

The security firm says its planned acquisition of Location Labs will help drive its growing mobile-security efforts.

By September 3, 2014

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Symantec to slim Norton line to single security suite

Symantec's widely used and much maligned line of Norton security suites will get a major overhaul in September.

By August 18, 2014

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I don't use anti-virus software. Am I nuts?

Maybe I'm courting disaster, but my cheapskate approach to security has paid off so far. Here's my secret.

By June 25, 2014

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Malwarebytes: With Anti-Exploit, we'll stop the worst attacks on PCs

Launching its new Anti-Exploit software, Malwarebytes sets out to seal up the most-feared security gaps in browsers, PDF readers, Java, and Microsoft Office.

By June 12, 2014

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Windows XP starts countdown to end-of-support on April 8

Beginning Saturday, Microsoft will start pop-up notifications to remind users that as of April 8 it will cease providing any kind of patches or fixes to Windows XP.

By March 3, 2014

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New OS X trojan monitors Web activity to steal BitCoins

Disguised as a legitimate project on GitHub called StealthBit, the malware installs a browser extension to look for and steal BitCoin wallet and account credentials.

By February 10, 2014