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StopBadware goes nonprofit with funding from Google, others

Four-year-old anti-malware effort leaves Harvard's Berkman Center to become standalone nonprofit.

By January 25, 2010


Sears, Kmart community software called 'badware'

Despite changes to its site, My SHC Community remains on the StopBadware list.

By January 8, 2008


Google, Facebook, Twitter take on bad ads

Members of Ads Integrity Alliance will share information about scams and malware distributed via ads.

By June 13, 2012


Odds and Ends: A melting MacBook; Web malware common

Two stories to make you sweat.

By May 14, 2007


RealPlayer named by StopBadware.org

The antispyware organization says RealNetworks needs to disclose installations of advertising software and Rhapsody before users install updates.

By January 31, 2008


Opera 9.5 to include antimalware protection

The safeguards, provided by Haute Secure, rely upon a community of dedicated users to inform the product when to block and when not.

By June 6, 2008


Beware the innocent web site

There is no safe neighborhood on the Internet.

By May 8, 2008


Google taking security a little too seriously?

An apparent problem with Google's malware detector leads to mayhem on a Saturday morning.

By January 31, 2009


IE 8 beta gives other browsers a run for their money

With the newest public beta version of its Internet Explorer browser, Microsoft meets, and in some cases exceeds, the security features available in other browsers.

By August 27, 2008


Mozilla responds: Firefox is independent

In a recent interview with blogger Chris Soghoian, Mozilla's technology strategist Mike Shaver responded to and rejected claims that Firefox and Google are getting a bit too close for comfort. Mozilla is independent, with or without Google's $56 million.

By November 14, 2007