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'Freemium' antivirus firm Avast gets funding boost

Security vendor has received a $100 million investment from private equity firm Summit Partners, in exchange for a minority stake in the company.

By August 24, 2010

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How we test antivirus and security software

Testing security suites isn't glamorous, but effective software can be all that keeps you from an infected machine. Here's how CNET determines security suite performance.

By February 14, 2013

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Two free Mac antivirus apps compared

The donationware ClamXav and the free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac combine real-time protection, automatic updates, and on-demand malware scanners to help prevent infections.

By April 26, 2012

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Facebook connects users to free antivirus software

Facebook helps users get their malware infected computers cleaned up.

By July 10, 2012

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Facebook inks deal with McAfee, Symantec, others for free antivirus

The social network says its blacklist has also been augmented by the security firms, which have offered up their own URL blacklist databases.

By April 25, 2012

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Mac Defender fake antivirus software is first major attack on Apple computers

The old saw that Macs don't get viruses is under fire as a piece of malware called Mac Defender is rampaging across the Web.

By May 19, 2011

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Sophos unveils free antivirus software for the Mac

Sophos antivirus for Mac is free and detects malware targeting Mac and Windows systems.

By November 2, 2010

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Get McAfee AntiVirus Plus 2014 (Win) for free

This one-year, one-user license would normally cost you $24.99.

By May 16, 2014

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How to remove MacDefender fake antivirus program

It's long been known that Macs aren't impervious to malware, and a recent fake antivirus program calling itself MacDefender appears to have affected more people than previously thought. Here's how to clean your Mac.

By May 19, 2011

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Still running Windows XP? Antivirus products put to the test

Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.

By July 21, 2014