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By Marianne Layador - PC Tools Malware Research Team Antivirus GT is another fake antivirus program originated from the same group of products as Personal Antivirus, Alpha Antivirus and Live Enterprise Suite, Live Security Suite. Like any other rogue, Antivirus GT … Continue reading

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Antivirus protection is a necessity for anyone who is digitally active. Cybercriminals, ever the opportunists, understand this need and have come up with yet another way to steal your cash – using malware that poses as antivirus software. This type … Continue reading

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Most computer users don’t think twice about opening their chosen web browser and searching, exploring and clicking their way to a wealth of information. But how often do you think about how safe the communication portal is? Browsers of all … Continue reading

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Surfing the web without any kind of protection is akin to diving into bloody, great white shark-infested waters without a cage. Yes, the internet is a fantastic world of instant satisfaction that most of us can’t live without, but if … Continue reading

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In this growing age of iPhones accompanying silverware at the dinner table and Blackberrys being a table ornament at most business meetings, the question arises of the security of such devices. The rapidly growing demographic of Smartphone and PDA users … Continue reading

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The main difference between free antivirus products and purchased antivirus products lies in level of protection. Free antivirus products only protect against previously known threats – a good starting point, but one that might be trouble if you are a … Continue reading

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In this world of immediate gratification, most of us computer owners head straight to a search engine without a second thought when we need the answer to a question. It’s as easy as typing in a query and clicking on … Continue reading

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Malware Warning What is Clickjacking?  The newest Facebook threat tricks users into “liking” a page within Facebook, then suggests that page to your friends.  The “liked” page may contain malicious links to non-secure sites outside of Facebook.  It also damages … Continue reading

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