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Shop safely online

With the Aussie dollar so strong it's been a good time for a while now to go shopping on the net. However, shopping online can be a hazardous business. Here are some tips to playing it safe.

By May 24, 2012

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Six tips to make your Mac safer

In the wake of Flashback, everybody's asking if Macs are still safe. Here are six easy tips on how to be your own gatekeeper.

By April 10, 2012

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AVG LinkScanner can detect malicious short URLs

AVG updates free LinkScanner tool to scan the shortened URLs that are popular on sites like Twitter, then block any attempts to direct users to malicious Web pages.

By October 13, 2009

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AVG offers free LinkScanner for real-time Web page scanning

AVG breaks out its LinkScanner software from its free suite to offer a free standalone product for real-time Web page scanning.

By April 20, 2009

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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

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AVG's challenge: Getting people to protect themselves (Q&A)

AVG CEO J.R. Smith talks to CNET about the current malware landscape, how AVG is responding to it, and the challenge in getting the average person to keep themselves protected against the latest threats.

By October 6, 2010

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VeriSign adds malware scanning to SSL services

VeriSign to check customer sites for malware and add security seals to some search results.

By July 19, 2010

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Unpatched Java hole exploited at lyrics site

Researchers say vendor should issue a patch for the flaw in Java Web Start before more attacks come.

By April 14, 2010

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Behind the China attacks on Google (FAQ)

Here's what is known and what is not known about the China-related attacks on Google and the other Silicon Valley companies.

By January 13, 2010

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Using Facebook and Twitter safely

Share a lot? Here's a guide to the security and privacy problems that users of Facebook and Twitter encounter, and what they can do about it.

By December 23, 2009