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New allegations about Kaspersky Lab spying for Russia could sink the antivirus company -- unless it comes clean about everything.
The U.S. government is worried about using antivirus software made by Russia's Kaspersky Lab. But you shouldn't be.
All brands, even the usual laggards, did well in latest antivirus test results. Is it a real breakthrough, or a just a statistical fluke?
Avira may not charge for its Mac protection, but other free options provide better malware detection, system impact and design.
More new strains of Mac malware have been found in 2017 than in any previous year, but adware is still the biggest headache for Mac users.
Kaspersky Free provides award-winning antivirus service without the hefty price tag, and it will soon be available all around the world.
Microsoft’s built-in Windows security is quickly becoming a viable option, although plenty of other programs can still protect you better.
MacOS is susceptible to everything from Trojans to ransomware, and if you don’t get a security suite, you could be the next victim.
A new malvertising campaign doesn't just redirect you to unsafe sites; it installs an Android app that can compromise your entire phone.
Avira and Kaspersky Lab topped AV-Test's antivirus evaluations, but usual suspects Bitdefender, Norton and Trend Micro weren't far behind.
The WannaCry ransomware is pretty scary, but there simple ways to protect yourself from it. Here are just a few.
A brand-new tool may decrypt files locked up by the WannaCry ransomware, but it works only on Windows XP, Vista and 7.
The WannaCry ransomware attack hit China especially hard Monday, and experts warned that new strains were about to appear.
Microsoft rushes out emergency patch for fatal flaw that could have crashed or hijacked its own Windows antivirus software.
Your antivirus software may be more vulnerable to attack than the files it's meant to protect, a recent evaluation suggests.
Microsoft Security Essentials still isn't the best way to secure your computer, but it's come within spitting distance of the top spot.
A new proof-of-concept exploit known as DoubleAgent can not only hijack antivirus software, but use said software to deliver further attacks.
Avast Free Antivirus comes with a ton of special features, but can it compete with Bitdefender Antivirus Plus?
Gizmodo says that you don't need antivirus software. Not true! Here's why you do, and how you don't have to spend money for it.
Limitations in macOS' built-in protections guarantee that we'll see a good amount of Mac malware this year, two security researchers said.
If you use Windows 8.1, Kaspersky Lab Internet Security is your best bet — just as it was the last few times AV-Test has run its analyses
F-Secure offers very good malware protection and an appealing interface, but few useful extra features.
Intel's McAfee Internet Security protected users from less than three-quarters of incoming threats, according to a new study.
Paid antivirus products, with their more elaborate system behavior monitors, are more likely to pick up on new threats. That's the difference.
Microsoft's built-in Windows Defender antivirus software does well against known malware, but gets an F from an independent lab in stopping the newer stuff.
Panda's antivirus products have an appealing interface, but they suffer from heavy system impact and middling malware protection.