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From precious photos to important work documents, a computer’s hard drive typically contains heaps of priceless data.  That’s why losing everything in the hard drive is a great fear for many—especially those who haven’t taken precautions to back their files … Continue reading

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Image via Flickr user ♀Μøỳαл_Bгεлл♂ These days, mobile phones are capable of sending emails, checking Facebook, playing streaming music, and a whole bag of other tricks.  They’re essentially small computers that transport your digital persona wherever you go.  The emergence … Continue reading

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Those who have seen the 80′s Bond flicks might remember OddJob–the stout, round-faced Bond villain with the lethal top hat and the thin mustache.  Well, “OddJob” recently reemerged and is still dangerous.  But this time around, rather than executing people … Continue reading

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“Boy” may not seem like the most intimidating of terms, but when it comes to malware, it should incite a considerable level of concern.  A new type of malware known as ‘Boy-in-the-Browser’ is a rising financial malware threat.  Boy in … Continue reading

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Antivirus.NET may sound like a legitimate website or program, but it’s far from it.  It’s essentially a newer version of previous rogue anti-virus software such as Antivirus Scan, Antispyware Soft, and AV Security Suite.  The first reports of Antivirus.NET surfaced … Continue reading

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This morning, we were observing a surge in hits from an Armadillo/SoftwarePassport packed Rbot variant. It looks like this one might be distributed over a P2P network. AV scanner detection appears to be fairly spotty for now: When we are … Continue reading

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