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Windows 8 Release Preview: How to download and install it

Microsoft offers a choice of a straight ISO file or a setup assistant that can tell you if your current environment is compatible with the new OS.

By June 4, 2012


Another OS X Trojan imitates Adobe Flash installer

In the wake of the latest OS X Trojan, a new one has surfaced that disguises itself as an Adobe Flash Player installer.

By September 26, 2011


Conficker also installs fake antivirus software

In addition to dropping a mystery payload on infected machines, the Conficker worm installs software that tries to dupe people into paying nearly $50 for fake antivirus software.

By April 10, 2009


Should you install the new version of Java?

Sun Microsystems just released Java 6 Update 10. Should you care?

By October 26, 2008


DropMyRights part 2: Installing and configuring

Installing and configuring the free DropMyRights program to make Windows XP more secure.

By August 12, 2007


Latest Adobe Flash Trojan for OS X gets revised

The criminal malware developers who released a fake Flash installer Trojan for OS X a few weeks ago have revised the program, but oddly this revision is a little easier to detect than the previous one.

By October 12, 2011


Flashback OS X malware variant disables XProtect

The latest malware threat for OS X is a minor and obscure Trojan horse of which new versions have been found recently.

By October 19, 2011


New Avast features roll out to fan legions

A new interface optimized for Windows 8 makes it easier to get at the interesting new features in Avast 8, which include a file shredder, browser cleaner, and software update tool.

By February 28, 2013


Mac Flashback malware: What it is and how to get rid of it (FAQ)

The Flashback Trojan is the latest malware attack to target Apple's Mac platform. Here's your guide to what it is, whether you have it, and how to get rid of it.

By April 5, 2012


How to prepare a used Mac for use

While formatting a used Mac is always best, you can set one up to be as new as possible without formatting.

By July 10, 2012