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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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Target confirms malware used on point-of-sale terminals

During an interview with CNBC, retailer's CEO defends four-day delay in notifying customers of security breach as necessary for the investigation and preparation for consumer reaction.

By January 12, 2014

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Android hole could be used to disable antivirus apps

Researchers to present findings on vulnerabilities in Android at Hack in the Box Security Conference next week.

By October 3, 2011

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IP theft commission wants to use malware to catch pirates

The Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property has submitted a report to the US Congress proposing anti-piracy measures and is considering the government-sanctioned use of ransomware.

By May 27, 2013

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Old OS X malware used in increased attacks against Uyghur groups

An old vulnerability in Word for OS X is being used in increasing levels of attacks against ethnic groups in China.

By February 13, 2013

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Android malware uses your PC's own mic to record you

Two apps discovered on Google Play by Kaspersky were set up to record their victims by tapping into the Windows microphone software.

By February 4, 2013

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New Mac malware uses OS X launch services

A new malware for OS X also acts as a reminder to monitor the launch services in OS X as a security precaution.

By December 3, 2012

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Head of Norton AntiVirus uses a Mac?!

It appeared the head of Norton AntiVirus was ducking the virus threat to Windows PCs completely -- by using a Mac

By September 29, 2008

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Court narrows prosecutors' use of anti-hacking law

Appeals court rejects government's interpretation of a nearly 30-year-old act, ruling it was intended to prosecute computer hacking, not misappropriation of trade secrets.

By April 10, 2012

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Update of Android malware uses exploit to take over

New Android malware variant needs no user control and works on phones that haven't been rooted.

By April 3, 2012