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Apps On Microsoft Store Found To Contain Mining Malware

Microsoft Store While the Microsoft Store isn’t exactly the retail hotbed I suspect Bill Gates hoped it would be, it did prove to be one of the companies biggest ...

February 18, 2019 at 12:49 pm by
google play malware

Google Removes 29 Apps From Store After Malware Discovery

Google Removes 29 Malware Apps From Play Store One of the biggest problems that face both Apple and Google in their respective stores is ensuring that the applications ...

February 4, 2019 at 12:55 pm by
google play malware

Google Play Store Is Still Plagued With Malware

Google Play Store The Google Play Store has an almost countless amount of apps which you can download onto your Android device. The store has, however, long been fighting a ...

February 2, 2019 at 12:33 pm by
Ransomware

Researchers Say Ryuk Ransomware Made $3.7m In 5 Months

Ryuk Ransomware If you have never heard of Ransomware, then you are (without meaning any disrespect) badly in need of some education. The malware, which shot to popularity ...

January 14, 2019 at 6:06 pm by
malware

Cryptocurrency Malware Holds Top 3 Spots In Virus Charts

Cryptocurrency Malware 2017 was a pretty huge year for the cryptocurrency market. The boom in the price of Bitcoin saw many people who had never even heard of it before ...

January 14, 2019 at 3:27 pm by
malware

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Has Increased By 4000%

Mining Malware Has Increased By 4000% Cryptocurrency mining was one of the biggest crazes of 2017. With the huge spike in the price of Bitcoin, it brought many people onto the ...

December 19, 2018 at 5:28 pm by
bullguard

Bullguard Tops Independent Antivirus Software Testing

Bullguard Top Of The Charts For Home Antivirus Protection With so many antivirus programs on offer, it can sometimes be difficult to know which one is the best for you. A good ...

December 11, 2018 at 2:59 pm by
Brit Who Stopped WannaCry Malware Global Attack Donating Reward to Charity

Nearly Half Of IT Directors Admit They Would Pay A Ransom

Half Of IT Directors Admit They Would Pay A Ransom You may recall back in 2017 how the Wannacry malware virus had a huge impact on systems around the world. The virus proved ...

November 27, 2018 at 3:00 pm by

Malwarebytes Premium Ranked Worst Malware Protector

Malwarebytes Premium Ranked Worst Malware Protector German IT security institute AV-Test regularly publishes their rankings based on testing of the latest versions of ...

November 27, 2018 at 1:53 pm by

US Government Officials ‘Adult’ Web Search Spreads Malware

US Government Officials ‘Adult’ Web Search Spreads Malware You may be aware of the acronym NSFW. For those of you unaware, NSFW or ‘not suitable for ...

October 30, 2018 at 1:51 pm by

New UEFI Malware Discovered With Russian Links

New UEFI Malware Discovered With Russian Links The UEFI firmware on your system is perhaps some of the most important. A more modern take on the BIOS system (and sometimes ...

October 3, 2018 at 2:33 pm by
mcafee

McAfee Warns Cryptocurrency Malware Will Get Worse

McAfee Warns Cryptocurrency Malware Will Get Worse You may or may not be aware, but every quarter McAfee releases a report stating what they believe is currently (or going to ...

September 25, 2018 at 4:46 pm by
free software programs

Free Software Alternatives And Options For Your Windows PC

Software Alternatives Windows 10 is perhaps one of the best loaded operating systems to date. There is very little that it doesn’t have a program for, with a few notable ...

August 23, 2018 at 6:59 pm by
windows defender

Windows Defender Works With Vendors To Stop False Positives

Windows Defender Works With Vendors To Stop False Positives Windows Defender has become one of the most popular anti-virus programs out there. Available for free, it initially ...

August 18, 2018 at 4:40 pm by

Computer Crime Has Dropped By 31% In England And Wales

Computer Crime Has Dropped By 31% In England And Wales One of the many dangers of being online is encountering a virus or malware. Admittedly, the chances of this are actually ...

July 20, 2018 at 1:45 pm by

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