antivirus

McAfee has released a software Mobile Security 2.0

Antivirus, McAfee today announced the release of the software Mobile Security 2.0, allowing users to better Android-track their applications on smartphones and tablets, as well as to more effectively monitor and protect their data. As McAfee says that today’s weakest link is its Android open and loyal policy placement programs in the Android Market, this is(…)

Spammers use a hole in the McAfee Endpoint Protection

Antivirus, McAfee is investigating problems with its SaaS-service Endpoint Protection, which as a result of the availability of software bug allows the use of protected computers as open proxies to send spam. The report McAfee says that the above analysis of the problem is now working as an analytical and programming team. “In the near future we(…)

Researcher found 0day vulnerabilities in products of Kaspersky 2011/2012

Vulnerability researcher Benjamin Kuntz interregional found a new 0-day vulnerability that allows to perform memory deterioration in Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2011/2012 and Internet Security 2011/2012. The vulnerability exploited locally when calling exception filter / protection of Kaspersky, it can be used by hackers to disrupt the activities of the software. Affects all the instances of protection: the(…)

“Kaspersky Lab”: a hybrid Lexus for hybrid antivirus

“Kaspersky Lab” announces a special promotion, “Get your hybrid and win a hybrid car,” in which everyone will be able to compete in the implementation of creative ideas and develop their own hybrid of online projects. The author of the best of them will become the owner of the car Lexus CT200h. Starting today, anyone can(…)

10 most important Open Source projects in 2011

That came to an end for another year. It’s time to step back and evaluate everything that has happened during this period. It turns out that in 2011 became a model in terms of support for open source projects. So select 10 projects have been quite difficult. But what is meant by the word “important”? Obviously, this is not(…)

Microsoft tests Windows Defender Offline

Microsoft has released a beta version of its off-line antivirus Windows Defender, which works even when the computer is so badly infected that do not have full access to the Internet. The program allows users to run their computers infected with CD, DVD or flash drive and use the latest database to fight infections. This can(…)

Started beta testing a new version of Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft announced the open beta date anti-virus package assembly Security Essentials, received index 4.0.1111.0 and ensure the protection of workstations running 32-bit and 64-bit Windows operating systems from all sorts of threats HR/Vista/7. Presented by the solution is characterized sophisticated anti-malware engine, equipped with automatic removal of malicious software with a high level threats without any user(…)

Microsoft is preparing a new beta version of Security Essentials

Microsoft is preparing a new beta version of its antivirus product Security Essentials, which promises to change the user interface, improved performance and automatic removal of viruses. Production software giant said in a blog that is now open for registration of a new beta version of Security Essentials. While the first access to beta versions will be(…)

Anti-virus to fight the “worm” Duqu

Iranian experts have developed anti-virus, capable of withstanding computer “worm» Duqu, which is on the behavior and characteristics similar to the Trojan Stuxnet, allegedly attacked Iran’s nuclear facilities last summer, reports on Monday, Iranian news agency Fars. The head of civil defense of Iran Gholamreza Jalali (Gholamreza Jalali), computers in all the major companies of Iran(…)

Lavasoft Ad-Aware Free Edition 9.6: Protection against spyware

More : Lavasoft Ad-Aware Free Edition 9.6: Protection against spyware The company has released an update LavaSoft program Ad-Aware Free. In the latest version of the toolbar is enabled for the browser, providing protection while surfing. Ad-Aware is designed to find and destroy the so-called “spy software”, which collects information about the user and transmits it(…)