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malware anti-malware

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Microsoft: Windows XP anti-malware support to last into 2015

Although the software giant will stop providing updates to the venerable OS this April, it will keep offering anti-malware updates until July 2015.

By January 15, 2014

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Friday Poll: Are you adding anti-malware to your Mac?

That resounding "Atchoo!" sound you just heard is a collective sneeze coming from thousands of infected Macs. Will you install anti-malware software now that Mac malware is said to be on the rise?

By April 6, 2012

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Twitter acquires anti-malware company Dasient

Security startup Dasient joins Twitter to apply it malware-fighting platform to the "world's largest real-time information network."

By January 23, 2012

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Microsoft marks anti-malware anniversary with stats

Company notes the first anniversary of Microsoft Security Essentials, its free anti-malware software, by publicizing some sobering security statistics.

By September 30, 2010

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Apple quietly adds anti-malware in Snow Leopard update

The company didn't mention anything about adding an anti-malware update to OS X 10.6.4, which it released on Tuesday, Sophos says.

By June 18, 2010

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McAfee, Adgregate unveil anti-malware for Web ads

New service is aimed at protecting Web surfers from malware lurking in ads.

By April 19, 2010

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Facebook teams up with another security vendor to fight malware

The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.

By December 3, 2014

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Symantec takes up the iAntivirus reins

The new anti-malware utility joins other free options for OS X

By May 23, 2012

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Microsoft Security Essentials 4.0 ready for download

The latest version of the free anti-virus/anti-malware program for Windows PCs runs on Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7.

By April 24, 2012

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How bad is the Mac malware scare? (FAQ)

Windows users are familiar with the fake anti-malware ruse, but this is the first time it's been targeted at the smaller Mac market. CNET tells you what MacDefender is and what it means for Macintosh users.

By May 19, 2011