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anti-malware software

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Microsoft: Windows XP anti-malware support to last into 2015

Although the software giant will stop providing updates to the venerable OS this April, it will keep offering anti-malware updates until July 2015.

By January 15, 2014

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Friday Poll: Are you adding anti-malware to your Mac?

That resounding "Atchoo!" sound you just heard is a collective sneeze coming from thousands of infected Macs. Will you install anti-malware software now that Mac malware is said to be on the rise?

By April 6, 2012

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Microsoft marks anti-malware anniversary with stats

Company notes the first anniversary of Microsoft Security Essentials, its free anti-malware software, by publicizing some sobering security statistics.

By September 30, 2010

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How to find out if your Mac is infected with Backdoor.MAC.Eleanor

A new piece of malware targeting Macs was discovered this week. It's called Backdoor.MAC.Eleanor and here's everything you need to know about it and keeping your Mac safe.

By July 13, 2016

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When Windows 10 arrives, will your files and apps survive?

Microsoft is offering a free upgrade for Windows 7 and 8.1 users. Can't beat that deal. But you should check to make sure your files, applications and settings remain intact after the transition.

By June 5, 2015

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How to prevent identity theft

Awareness is the most important aspect of any computer-security scheme, so monitor all your online and financial accounts--and change your password regularly.

By September 13, 2011

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Microsoft releases free Security Essentials 2.0

With an updated engine and closer integration with Windows Firewall, the latest version of Microsoft's free anti-malware software is out of beta status.

By December 17, 2010

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Malwarebytes accuses rival of software theft

Anti-malware provider Malwarebytes says it will take legal action against China-based IObit, but IObit says it is all a mistake.

By November 3, 2009

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Be skeptical or be a victim

Again, anti-malware software fails more than it succeeds. In the end, your skepticism may be your best defense.

By September 10, 2008

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Independent antivirus test labs join forces

Anti-Malware Test Lab and AV-Comparatives.org announce alliance to create a unique system of integrated tests to determine the effectiveness of commercial antivirus software.

By March 25, 2008