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Free Outpost Security Suite Upgrades

It was only a matter of time until a security company would come up with an ingenious idea to increase their market share. The first company to do just that is Agnitum […]

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Use Exclusions when Antivirus Software is Slowing down your PC

While it is essential to protect Windows PCs with antivirus software, one of the drawbacks of doing so is that it can slow down the PC. While that depends largely on the […]

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Your Computer Appears To Be Infected, On Google Search

A computer with a malware infection causes serious troubles for its owner or the current users, especially if they are not aware of the infection. The danger itself depends largely on the […]

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Avast Internet Security Free License

Like many other security software companies, Avast is offering both a free basic version of their software and a commercial advanced version that comes with extra features. Avast Internet Security is the […]

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Beware: Avira Partners With Ask And UniBlue

Free products often have a much wider reach than commercial software. This may be especially true when it comes to security software for the PC. This in turn makes the programs ideal […]

Have the biggest players dropped the ball on AV Protection?

The latest anti-virus test figures for Windows 7 are out and there are a good few shocks to be seen in the results. In the tests performed by AVTest, BitDefender has leapt […]


MultiScan, Scan Local Files With Multiple Antivirus Programs

The idea to scan files with multiple antivirus engines is not new, online portals such as Virustotal offer that feature for quite some time. If you look at desktop applications you notice […]

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Avira DE-Cleaner, On Demand Virus Scanning

Avira DE-Cleaner is a new specialized security software from the makers of the popular antivirus software AntiVir. The program has been designed as an on-demand virus scanner that can be installed or […]


Jottiq, Upload Files To Online Malware Scanner Jotti

Sometimes you may not be sure if a local file is safe to execute even with an up to date antivirus software installed. It can then be reassuring to scan the file […]

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IObit Cloud, Online Antivirus File Analysis

When in doubt verify. That's one of the maxims that I use daily to avoid running into troubles. That's especially true for files and programs that I want to test and run […]

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Make A Bootable USB Kaspersky Rescue Disk

Many antivirus companies offer free rescue disks to provide their customers with an option to disinfect a system from the "outside"; in other words, an option to boot using the rescue disk […]

BBC News releases Smartphone Malware… deliberately

No, the BBC isn't trying to subsidise its coffers by branching out into cyber-crime.  As an experiment the British public-service broadcaster wants to know just how secure smartphones really are. The malware […]


Computer Virus Repair Software Re-Enable

Some computer viruses disable system specific features to make it harder for the computer user to detect and remove them. Most people will understand that something is wrong if the Windows Task […]

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Panda Announces Cloud Antivirus Pro

Panda Cloud Antivirus made quite an impact in 2009 when it was officially released after an initial beta testing period. The cloud driven antivirus solution combined effective virus protection with a smaller […]

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Antivirus Multi Monitors Directory With Multiple Antivirus Software

A common rule for Windows users is to install and use only one antivirus software solution at a time. Most developers ask the computer user to uninstall other security software before the […]

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WordPress Hack Terrifies Webmasters

Reports about a WordPress hack affecting self-hosted WordPress blogs have appeared on the Internet in March. The hack seems to affect WordPress 2.9.2, the latest version of the blogging platform, and maybe […]

Avira Antivir Ads Remover

Update: The most recent versions of Avira don't display the popup advertisement anymore. The software reviewed in this article is only useful if you are still using older versions of the application […]

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NoVirusThanks Is A Virus Total Alternative

NoVirusThanks is a free service similar to VirusTotal that allows you to upload files to the service to have them scanned against multiple antivirus engines. Virus Total is one of the most […]