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Norton Mobile Security: Ultimate Protection For Your Smartphone


Norton Mobile Security - Anti-Malware Scan Running

Modern smartphones are no less than computers. They have powerful processors to the tune of 1GHz and are memory hungry. For instance, an Android smartphone would by require atleast 512MB of RAM for smooth functioning. So, with all this huge computing power and capabilities right in side your smart phone, the naturally become prone to…

 Mobile   Reviews   Security  

By Adam on November 28th
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Koobface Can Infect Linux Systems Too – But That is An Accident


Koobface Can Infect Linux Systems Too – But That is An Accident

Koobface is a trojan that has been going around in social networking sites like – Facebook, Twitter, MySpace etc. It originally started as a Windows only trojan. But a few days ago, a new variant emerged which can infect both Mac OS X and Linux.

 General   Linux   Security  

By Ricky on November 1st
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Facebook Plagued With “Is This Your Mom” Chat Virus


Facebook Plagued With “Is This Your Mom” Chat Virus

A new virus called “Is This Your Mom” seems to be plaguing Facebook users now. What basically happens is when you are logged into your Facebook account, you start getting Facebook chat popups from your friends with a chat that says: is this your mom? http://apps.facebook.com/videomedianow/

 Articles   Facebook   News   Web  

By Debjit on October 19th
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Kaspersky introduces hardware-based antivirus systems


Kaspersky introduces hardware-based antivirus systems

Kaspersky Lab has patented a hardware-based antivirus solution in the United States. The device is supposed to scan all data passed from the hard disk to the CPU and RAM, blocking any malicious code it detects. The device is said to be particularly effective at blocking rootkits or bootkits, complex threats that inject themselves into…

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By Ricky on February 15th
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Former Boyzone Star Stephen Gately’s Death Being Exploited To Spread Virus


Former Boyzone Star Stephen Gately’s Death Being Exploited To Spread Virus

The news of the death of Stephen Gately, the star from the Irish pop band – Boyzone, is being used to spread virus (otherwise known as scareware). Using black hat SEO techniques, criminals have been successful in putting up fake websites which supposedly has informatio regarding the incident. This follows a recent trend of the…

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By Ricky on October 12th
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WordPress Antivirus: Protect your self-hosted wordpress blog from viruses, worms and malware


Your wordpress blog is your platform for self-expression. So, you must ensure that your blog isĀ  protected from viruses, worms, malware and code injections. The wordpress software you is generally safe from being infected by any worm as the guys at Automattic check all the scripts thoroughly before releasing it for general download. The files…

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By Debjit on August 7th
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Microsoft’s new FREE anti-virus ‘Morro’ to be launched soon


Microsoft’s new FREE anti-virus ‘Morro’ to be launched soon

Microsoft will soon be releasing its new security solution named ‘Morro’ and that too for free. They had not re-christened Windows Live OneCare this time, instead they have been developing a new and free security solution for Windows and ‘Morro’ is the outcome of that. According to Microsoft, they have been testing an early version…

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By digitalcoconut on June 12th
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Koobface breaks into facebook, again!


Koobface breaks into facebook, again!

If the security firm Trend Micro is to be believed, another variant of the popular koobface worm has made its way into facebook again. But this time, it’s not only facebook that’s getting affected, other social-networking sites like MySpace, hi5, LiveJournal etc too are not being spared. If you recall, ‘koobface’ was first identified in…

 Computers   Facebook   General   Microsoft   News   Social Media   Troubleshoot   Web  

By Debjit on March 4th
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