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Top 10 Most Dangerous Computer Viruses

February 3rd, 2016 - Filed under Info & News

When the world was introduced to the home computer, it was also introduced to the virus. Especially since the Internet came about more and more opportunities have arose for tech-savvy types who want to infect other people’s systems for fun or profit. Even though antivirus software has become very sophisticated over the years a good backup is still necessary in 2016.

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Some viruses and other malware are nothing but an annoyance, quickly removed from a system and forgotten soon after. But some have had a real impact on the world and the way we use computers, even adding new words to the language. Let’s take a look at ten that have come up over the years. Read more…

10 Ways How Hackers Attack Your Social Media Accounts

October 30th, 2015 - Filed under Social Media

A decade ago, it was simply our personal computers that we wanted to protect when it came to computing. However, nowadays the stakes are much higher and the things we have to worry about in much greater numbers. For instance, the banking accounts that we use online or even social media can be the target of attacks. That’s why Facebook more or less recently launched partnership with Kaspersky in order to make their whole experience more secure. Along with that, were launched some pages and exclusive content explaining how exactly the dynamics of security really worked when it came to social media.

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Did you know your social media content and activity could be at risk? Read more…

Top 20 Popular Online Scams and Dangerous Frauds

September 26th, 2015 - Filed under Info & News

Internet these days is full of frauds and scams; you think you are looking at something but it may turn out to be the exact opposite of it. As much advantages as an Internet offers to every person, there are also a number of scams attached with this experience that you must look out for. Such scams can affect a person one way or the other without them even realizing it.

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If you are also among those who are tired of being hit by several online scams, then below you will learn the top 20 online scams that should be avoided at all costs: Read more…

10 Tips and Tricks to Secure Your Cloud Data

March 9th, 2015 - Filed under Info & News

With the recent hacking debacles surrounding the use of cloud storage, there has been a lot of questions regarding whether storing data in the cloud is secure. The answer to this question is still a big YES, but only if you know how to secure your cloud data properly.

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In this article, we are going to review some of the best tips you can use to help secure your cloud data even further. Read more…

Antivirus for Mac: Excess or Necessity?

October 31st, 2012 - Filed under Software

There’s a wide-spread opinion that the devices that run under Mac OS X are immune to viruses. Do Mac users need to install an antivirus on their devices? In this article I’d like to try and answer this question and also tell you about good antiviruses for Apple devices.

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40 Best Security and Antivirus Apps for iPhone and Android Smartphones

April 27th, 2012 - Filed under Mobile Apps

Have you ever lost your mobile phone? If this has ever happened to you, you should know what a nightmare it can be. To minimize the impact of a lost mobile phone, you can install some security apps giving your phone a sufficient protection. On the other hand, security apps can also be used to protect your phones from being infected by spam, malware, viruses etc.

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In today’s post, we’ve compiled a list of 40 best security and antivirus apps you can use to protect your iPhone and Android powered Smartphones. Although some of the apps are not free, it’s worth paying a small fee in order to protect your contacts, photos and other personal sensitive data stored in your Smartphone. Read more…

Top 14 Antivirus Software to Protect Your Computer from Infected USB Flash Drives

November 15th, 2011 - Filed under Software

USB thumbdrives are commonly used to transfer files and data from desktop to laptop or from one system to another. However the fact is actively being exploited by criminals who have developed viruses, Trojans and worms which infect USB storage devices like pendrives, cameras and mobile phones. If your USB drive is infected with virus, not only you may lose the data in the storage, your computer hard disk may also get damaged in such a manner that it can’t be recovered back. To prevent this nightmare from happening below we’ve listed 14 Antivirus tools which will protect your computer against any infected USB flash drives. Just install any of them to protect both your USB drive and computer now!

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Best Free Full Version Antivirus Software Download (Top 10)

August 16th, 2011 - Filed under Software

Have you installed any antivirus program on your computer? Regardless you are surfing net or checking emails, Antivirus program is a must to protect your computer from variety of viruses and malwares. Can you imagine what would be the consequences if your financial information is being stolen or your important data is done as a result of virus infections? To prevent this kind of tragedy happens, you better install a good antivirus now to protect your computer. In this post, we would like to share with you some of the best antivirus software that can be used for free. Yes, you will be able to download 10 popular antivirus programs absolutely for free.

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Which Website Provides Free Online Virus, URL and Malware Scanning Services

October 15th, 2010 - Filed under Web Tools

Virustotal.com is a website that uses up to 40 antivirus engines to scan viruses, URLs and malwares for free. This simple online tool allows users to check files for viruses, worms, trojans and all kinds of malwares. You can either send the files (maximum file size: 20MB) through the website or via email. Virustotal is very useful and easy to be used to scan any suspicious URLs. Simply key in a URL and submit it. You’ll receive back a report detailing the results of the analysis.

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