Microsoft makes Windows 10 antivirus tools available on Windows 7, 8.1
Microsoft has given up and made Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) available to Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users. This summer, the Windows 10 security feature will downshift and become available to the people who have yet to make the Windows 10 jump.
Best to use paid antivirus than be the 10% victimised by cyberfraud
One in ten Brits have been victimised by cyber-fraud when not protected by paid-for cyber-security software.
Study: 7 of 13 Top Rated Antivirus Fail Against HTTPS Exploits
NSS Labs tested the ability of 13 popular security suites to block a couple recent exploits, both over HTTP and secure HTTPS. Surprisingly, several big names failed partially or totally when the attack came over HTTPS.
Best Android antivirus? The top 13 tools
There are plenty of antivirus tools for Android. Here's how the top 13 measure up in protection, usability and features.
EMCVoice: Why Antivirus Software Isn't Enough To Fend Off Attacks
Popular wisdom has long been that no computer is safe without anti-virus (AV) software installed. However, AV isn’t as effective as it used to be.
Why relying on antivirus signatures is simply not enough anymore
How is it possible that in an industry dominated by advanced performance metrics and benchmarking tests, cybercriminals still manage to release unique malware that remains undetected for weeks by major antivirus vendors? It’s...read more
Techboomers top 5 antivirus programs
Viruses are some of the most common threats to computer security, so it's essential to know how to defend your computer against them. A key tool in this fi
The quick and easy way to find the best antivirus software
Need antivirus for your PC, but not sure which of the numerous programs to choose from? Let some independent test data be your guide.
Why Your Antivirus Software Isn't Enough
Greek mythology tells the story of the Hydra, a monster that grew two new heads for each head that a warrior might cut off. The monster was defeated only with the assistance of a goddesss golden sword and was immortalized...
Best antivirus software: 14 top tools
These top-ranking Windows 10 client antivirus products were tested on three primary criteria: protection, performance, and usability.
How Traditional Antivirus Works
Traditional antivirus products have dominated the security market for years. But malware has evolved, making these products less effective. We examine how traditional AV works in order to understand why it’s so easy for the bad guys to bypass it.
How to enable Antivirus Quarantine in SmarterMail
A collection of resources for protecting systems against spam, viruses, and other malware found in email.
How to change Windows Defender Antivirus cloud-protection level on Windows 10 (Windows Central)
In this guide, we'll show you the steps to customize Windows Defender Antivirus to use a higher threat protection level on your Windows 10 devices.
What is Antivirus?
What is Antivirus? For our first blog post we have decided to talk about one of the most common questions we receive at Mann Technologies “What is Antivirus?” Antivirus is a proactive approach to p…
How to avoid downloading fake antivirus software
Fake antivirus software can pop up on your computer and will trick you into clicking the 'download' button. Stan Prager from Go Geeks in East Longmeadow joined Better Western Mass this week to tell...
How Antivirus Software Can Be Turned Into a Tool for Spying
Government officials warn that software from Kaspersky Lab could be subverted by Russian intelligence. A security researcher shows how it could be done.
Why is Antivirus Software Still a Thing?
Antivirus has been around for more than 20 years. But do you still need it to protect yourself today? From a report: In general, you probably do. But there are caveats. If you are worried about your iPhone, there's actually no real antivirus software for it, and iOS is engineered to make it extremel...
Why You Need Antivirus Software
Trojans, botnets, ransomware, rootkits—antivirus utilities protect against all kinds of malware, not just viruses. You really, really need antivirus protection.
Learn When Should You Pay For Antivirus Software.
Is your network as secure as it should be? If you are a business owner, it may be time to increase your Internet security with enhanced antivirus software.
Samsung is Loading McAfee Antivirus Software On Smart TVs
Samsung is adding bloatware to its 2019 TVs because McAfee is paying them to do so. From a report: There is arguably no reason at all for Samsung to offer a third-party antivirus software for an operating system that is developed in house. Partnering with software vendors is fairly common practice f...