All posts tagged "Security Suites"

  • Avira Premium Security Suite: Internet Security In A Box

    In today’s day and age, it has become almost unthinkable to hook a PC up to the Internet without any security software running in the background. And with the rapid evolution of viruses and malware still lurking in the depths of cyberspace, the importance of a good security suite cannot be underestimated. VR-Zone puts one

  • Microsoft Security Essentials: Available Soon For Small Businesses

    Small businesses looking to cut down on their IT costs now have one more reason to embrace Microsoft’s offerings, especially in the area where security is concerned. Not because Windows has magically become more hardened or robust: rather, the Redmond company has announced that it will be authorizing its Security Essentials security software for use

  • PC Show 2010 Coverage

    The annual PC Show 2010 took off at Suntec Convention Centre in Singapore today, with a huge turn out even before the 12 noon show time. Seems like the public has been eagerly anticipating the new bargains that would be offered on the tech gadgets and other products.

  • McAfee takes action, offers fix for those affected by botched anti-virus update

    After causing a global stir over a botched update which allowed the company’s anti-virus software to flag out svchost.exe as malware, McAfee is now trying to make it up to customers by offering to ship for free a CD containing the fix if telephone or online support fails to solve the problem, along with a

  • Internet Security Shootout

    Choosing an antivirus for your computer system is kinda like choosing an Insurer. How do you go about making the selection? Check out the contenders – ESET Smart Security 4, Symantec Norton Internet Security 2010 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 as I uncover their strong points and weak points. I won’t be testing scanning (Antivirus)

  • Automated Facebook Attacks

    Same picture with different name and same link. Click on image to enlarge Roger Thompson, chief research officer for AVG, has warned Facebook users about a number of fake profiles with malicious links. Apparently, the spyware is able create numerous bogus Facebook accounts automatically, bypassing the Facebook Capcha (the image of letters which are required

  • Sophisticated Trojan Steals Euro 300K from German Banks

    A group of researchers at Finjan has exposed a cyber-gang which has created an ultra-sneaky banking Trojan that had looted about €300,000 (equivalent of SGD$619,860) from German bank accounts over a 22-day period. More on next page…

  • All-in-one: ESET Smart Security 4

    ESET unveiled the latest all-in-one security solution for desktop systems in Hong Kong recently. Apart from knowing the benefits of ESET Smart Security 4, we managed to speak to the key people in ESET and find out more about their vision and what do they have to offer for the industry.