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Microsoft's free anti-virus software, Security Essentials, has failed examinations conducted by AV-Test, for the second time in a row.
Don't cancel your virus scans because they're inconvenient. Reschedule them!
AVG Free might've flagged just a little in the past few years, but it's back with a shorter install, better usability, and faster scans.
Encrypt and password-protect your files and folders with this powerful tool, which normally runs $39.95.
Symantec's widely used and much maligned line of Norton security suites will get a major overhaul in September.
You don't get to keep the game forever, but you do get unlimited single- and multiplayer action for a full 168 hours. Plus: two additional freebies!
Upcoming hacking conferences shine a light on the state of cybersecurity. Researchers will present hacking risks with USB drives and fitness trackers, and aircraft systems via in-flight Wi-Fi.
Chinese officials no longer approve the use of the two antivirus software vendors, according to reports.
Two previously HIV-positive Australian men have shown no signs of the AIDS virus for more than three years after receiving bone marrow transplants.