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What is a Zero-Day Exploit?
Nov 22, 2013 - in News
A zero-day exploit is an attack on a software flaw that occurs before the software's developers have had time to develop a patch for the flaw.
No, Stuxnet Did Not Infect the International Space Station
Nov 12, 2013 - in News
Have you heard that an American cyberweapon infected the International Space Station? It's not true, and here's why.
Blackhole Exploit Kit: Popular Malware Among Cybercriminals
Oct 28, 2013 - in News
The Blackhole Exploit Kit is a malicious code that can be illegally injected on legitimate but hacked websites.
Apple OS X Mavericks May Have Serious Security Flaw
Oct 24, 2013 - in News
Malicious applications could bypass Apple's Gatekeeper software by transferring 'whitelist' credentials from one Mac to another.
How Online Role-Playing Games Infect Your Computer
Aug 16, 2013 - in Reviews
Here's how to avoid being defeated by gaming malware that comes in the form of modifications and cheats.
BadNews: Lookout Discovers New Malware Family
Apr 20, 2013 - in News
Instead of uploading malware posing as legit apps, Lookout has discovered apps playing host to a new malware-related ad network pushing fake updates.
Sony: Stay Away From PS4 Beta Websites
Mar 27, 2013 - in News
Sony has noticed a new crowd of PlayStation 4 beta websites that are out to steal your credentials.
Even Microsoft Was Hit By Malware Attack
Feb 25, 2013 - in News
And Eastern European group is to blame, not China.
U.S. Striking Back Against Chinese Cyberattacks
Feb 20, 2013 - in News
The Obama administration plans to fight back with fines and other non-cyber means.
10 Free Online Diagnostic Tools
Feb 18, 2013 - in Picture Story
Online diagnostic tools allow you to diagnose and troubleshoot your machine. Keep an eye on your system and keep malware out with these free online tools!
Android Increasingly a Growing Target for Mobile Malware
Feb 14, 2013 - in News
58 percent of Android malware are root exploits and rogue software.
Android Botnet Claims 1 Million Victims in China
Jan 19, 2013 - in News
Trojan-based attack hidden in over 7,000 apps, including popular games such as Temple Run.
How To: Spybot 2 Free Step-by-Step Guide
Jan 7, 2013 - in Picture Story
Spybot Search & Destroy is an old hand on the anti-malware game. Take a tour through the new Spybot 2 release inside!
Scareware Author Slammed With 4-Year Prison Sentence
Dec 18, 2012 - in News
A Swedish man was sentenced to 4 years in prison for establishing the payment processing for scareware.
Android 4.2 Malware Scanner Has 15% Detection Rate
Dec 11, 2012 - in News
Third-party security apps shouldn't be deleted just yet.
Amount of Android Malware Surges in Q3 2012
Nov 12, 2012 - in News
China and Russia targeted due to its "less secure" third party app markets.
How To: Removing Malware with Kaspersky Rescue Disk
Sep 5, 2012 - in Picture Story
Kaspersky Rescue Disk 10 is a free live disk utility for removing malware from badly infected systems. Here's how to remove malware using the disk.