antivirus

Avast to buy AVG for $1.7 billion

Avast to buy AVG for $1.7 billion

Combined user bases to enrich threat data collection.
Jul 8 2016 6:55AM
Goodbye, PCs. You just can't be secured

Goodbye, PCs. You just can't be secured

[Blog post] Time to rethink enterprise users' computing platform.
Jul 5 2016 2:30PM
Malware whitelisted by Chinese antivirus after third-party bribes

Malware whitelisted by Chinese antivirus after third-party bribes

Elaborate scam to fleece online shoppers.
Apr 12 2016 9:35AM
When you can't trust your security vendor

When you can't trust your security vendor

[Blog post] The watchmen also need to be watched.
Jan 19 2016 2:57PM
Researcher finds gaping holes in Trend Micro antivirus

Researcher finds gaping holes in Trend Micro antivirus

Security vendor scrambles to fix remote code execution and silent password leak.
Jan 13 2016 6:40AM
Security vendor Tencent found cheating in tests

Security vendor Tencent found cheating in tests

Joins Qihoo 360 to be stripped of awards.
May 8 2015 4:54AM
Chinese security vendor caught cheating in AV test

Chinese security vendor caught cheating in AV test

Qihoo 360 loses certifications.
May 1 2015 6:33AM
The failure of the antivirus industry

The failure of the antivirus industry

[Blog post] Insights from AVAR 2014.
Nov 26 2014 10:37AM
China's IT security gamble

China's IT security gamble

[Blog post] Can Chinese antivirus vendors fill Symantec and Kaspersky's shoes?
Aug 6 2014 11:20AM
Antivirus vendor Avast suffers data breach

Antivirus vendor Avast suffers data breach

Community forum taken offline.
May 27 2014 3:31PM
Dangerous new Zeus malware fools anti-virus

Dangerous new Zeus malware fools anti-virus

Trojan tricks systems.
Apr 7 2014 11:01AM
Research detects dangerous malware hiding in peripherals

Research detects dangerous malware hiding in peripherals

DAGGER malware targets direct memory access.
Sep 26 2013 6:30AM
Antivirus apps knocked in malware report

Antivirus apps knocked in malware report

Web based malware active for 20 day on average.
Mar 27 2013 8:18AM
Chrome virus scanner coming

Chrome virus scanner coming

Browser takes on more desktop duties.
Jan 9 2012 12:47PM
Chrome to get virus scanner, URL pre-render

Chrome to get virus scanner, URL pre-render

Browser takes on more desktop duties.
Jan 9 2012 6:40AM
Killing Conficker, 1000 days on

Killing Conficker, 1000 days on

Comment: Why is a 'headless' worm still top of the malware ecosystem?
Aug 22 2011 11:29AM
Killing Conficker, 1000 days on

Killing Conficker, 1000 days on

If Windows users are unwilling to manage security, then enforcing more secure choices may be the only solution.
Aug 22 2011 10:05AM
MACDefender spawns variants

MACDefender spawns variants

Variations do not need admin rights to install.
May 27 2011 1:27AM
Copycat antivirus site serves malware

Copycat antivirus site serves malware

A malicious website based on the design of Virustotal is recuiting botnet zombies.
May 24 2011 3:51PM
The myth of the infosec silver-bullet

The myth of the infosec silver-bullet

Get the team together.
May 6 2011 11:06AM

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