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avg anti-spyware


Protect your PC from viruses with free AVG Anti-Virus 8.0

Grisoft's new version of AVG Anti-Virus 8.0 offers protection from viruses and spyware and doesn't cost a dime.

By May 12, 2008


Google alert claims users' Internet may shut down July 9

Google is spreading information about the DNSChanger malware, but for some the warnings may persist even after removing the malware.

By May 24, 2012


Android security apps are mostly useless, says report

With the number of Android apps soaring, the threat of a malware mugging is rising -- but most Android security apps won't protect you.

By March 9, 2012


CNET to the Rescue: Computing in a crowd

Every year we go to CES, and every year we have problems: not enough AC power, failing Wi-Fi, press conferences where we can't find a place to sit and do our reporting. This week, we reveal how we (try to) get around these constraints, and how the lessons we learn can help you compute at any crowded event. Plus: your questions answered, of course.

By January 12, 2011


Help! My PC is infected with malware (FAQ)

Here is basic information for how to figure out if your computer might be infected and what to do if you think it is.

By October 18, 2010


Keeps Windows 7 clean with System Mechanic 9

A system cleanup tool that works well with Windows 7.

By October 28, 2009


Hands-on with Sunbelt Vipre anti-virus: Is it slow? Is it heck

We've got a new player in the glamorous world of anti-virus, and its name is Vipre. Does it have what it takes to stand up to the big boys?

By June 17, 2009


Morro screenshots reportedly leaked; Will it be cloud-based?

Windows enthusiast blog posts what are supposedly leaked screenshots of Microsoft's new Morro free security offering. ZDNet blog says it will be cloud-based.

By June 16, 2009


9 tips for avoiding suspicious Web sites

Nine tips to help you spot--and avoid--scandalous, spoofed, and spyware-prone Web sites.

By May 11, 2009


Free alternatives to Windows' built-in utilities

You can find a better tool for just about any system task without paying a cent. Start with the firewall, which most people would consider an indispensable piece of software.

By February 10, 2009