Windows 8 has a built-in antimalware software dubbed “Windows Defender” that can protect users from all kind of viruses and internet threats in real-time. It is an upgraded version of Microsoft’s Windows Defender to fight all malware types and is a substitute for Microsoft Security Essentials. Instead of real time protection, you can use it [...]
If your kids are using tablet or smartphone for surfing the internet, it is your duty to protect them from inappropriate content when they’re online, just as you do it on your computer. Kaspersky SafeBrowser (Kaspersky Parental Control) is a free application for iOS and Android devices that filters out sites with inappropriate content, such [...]
Flash, Java and PDF are most insecure browser plug-ins. If you have no control over them, there are chances for malware infection via these plug-ins, especially when you surfing through shady websites. Chrome and Opera has built-in option called “Click to Play” to control such plug-ins and now Mozilla has announced that version 14 of [...]
Avast has updated its antivirus program to version 7 (Avast 7) with Hybrid Update Technology and File Reputation Analysis. The new Avast Antivirus 7 features a remote tech support tool, cloud-based database updates (hybrid and regular database update technology), file reputation analysis in downloads (available for the first time in a free security program), web-based [...]
The popular free security software developer Avast has launched the first public beta of their new security solution Avast 7 with new features and several security improvements along with new user interface and Windows 8 support. FileRep service, Streaming updates, Remote assistance feature and Export/Import settings are notable features of this new Avast 7 (Beta).
You should have a different password for every online account you have. Because it’s so tough to remember all those passwords, you should use a reliable password management software. The security vendor Symantec has just released a cloud based password management software called Norton Identity Safe that lets you quickly and securely log in to [...]