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?
The new thing in scareware are defragger scams that falsely claim a computer needs disk errors fixed, experts say.
Among most prevalent June threats were a password-stealing Trojan, infected Windows media files, and a re-emerging Conficker, says Sunbelt Software.
Sunbelt CounterSpy 2.0 distinguished itself in a crowded field by providing a clean, institutive interface and great test results.
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"Business as usual" appears to be the cautious response from some of Redmond's security competitors, including McAfee, Symantec, AVG, Sunbelt, and Kaspersky.
Connecticut officials may seek another trial after felony charges are dropped against a teacher accused of showing Internet porn to students in class, despite evidence the culprit was spyware.
Within hours of settling the U.S. presidential election, spam using Barack Obama's name and image is used to entice people to download various Trojans.
A nontraditional test using exploits instead of malware shows that traditional security suites fail.
Again, anti-malware software fails more than it succeeds. In the end, your skepticism may be your best defense.
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