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McAfee to buy whitelisting vendor Solidcore

McAfee will pay $33 million upfront to acquire privately held Solidcore Systems, as part of an ongoing strategy to strengthen its security offerings.

By May. 15, 2009

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Safari support completes Adblock Plus five-browser sweep

All the top desktop browsers now can use a plug-in that blocks Web site ads -- except for nonintrusive ones from companies that pay to be whitelisted.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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YouTube gets the yuck out in comments cleanup

Comments on YouTube videos can be a wretched hive of scum and villainy. Now Google is arming uploaders with Google+ comment moderation powers.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Gain greater control of your firewall in Windows 7 and Vista

Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows 7 and Vista is a great, free security package that is almost perfectly transparent. If you want to use it with an added layer of control, TinyWall is a terrific add-on.

By Jul. 17, 2012

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Column: Will you be ditching your antivirus app anytime soon?

As malware seems to be proliferating at an alarming rate, security vendors appear ready to rethink their approach to blocking code that may be harmful to your PC.

By Jul. 21, 2008

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Antivirus isn't dead--it's growing up

Despite longtime diagnoses that antivirus software is doomed, security will become a service for mobile devices, experts predict.

By Sep. 8, 2010

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Survey: Corporate PCs cluttered with malware

Many enterprise and government PCs are filled with unauthorized software, including malware, according to the results of a new survey from Bit9.

By May. 26, 2010

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Webware 100 winner: OpenDNS

OpenDNS is a free DNS service.

By Apr. 21, 2008

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Chrome OS has security flaws, claims researcher

Chrome OS' reliance on the cloud and the privileges it gives to extensions make it vulnerable to hackers, says a security researcher with WhiteHat Security.

By Jun. 30, 2011

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Verizon, McAfee team up on security products

Two companies form joint venture to offer cloud-based security products and consulting services to enterprise customers.

By Oct. 8, 2009