Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:24:02 GMT
Microsoft baked Windows Defender, the successor to Microsoft Security Essentials, into Windows 8/8.1 and 10, so users of those operating systems will never be without antivirus software. But users or Windows 7 and Windows Vista (which will received ...and more »
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:30:02 GMT
... technology advancements in security, intelligence and the cloud. One of the most talked about topics is Windows Defender, the security software built into Windows 8 and 10. Some small business owners use it as their only means of defense against ...and more »
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 12:35:46 GMT
Security firm Sophos said the problem with the update affected only a specific group of PCs running the 32-bit version of Windows 7 SP1. According to the company, other iterations, such as Windows XP, Vista, 8 and 10, experienced no issues. Once users ...
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 12:16:16 GMT
A bad malware signature caused Sophos antivirus products to detect a critical Windows file as malicious on Sunday, preventing some users from accessing their computers. The false positive detection flagged winlogon.exe, an important component of the ...
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 01:07:30 GMT
New features such as the Antimalware Scan Interface, Virtualization-Based Security and threat analytics are making Windows much more difficult to exploit, but hackers and researchers demonstrate it's still not impossible. ... pack for Windows 10 ...
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:29:01 GMT
He said: "With more than 400 million monthly active devices now running Windows 10, enterprises are moving faster than ever to the most secure Windows." New corporate customers include Land O'Lakes and ... Windows 8 dropped to a 1.82% market share ...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:55:20 GMT
A security bug discovered by Fortinet is one of the reasons Microsoft decided to retire the aging Journal application and remove it from all Windows versions this ...and more »
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:09:48 GMT
Every antivirus or security suite product promises to protect you from a horde of security risks and annoyances. But do they work? ... If a product prevents installation of all executable traces by a malware sample, it earns 8, 9, or 10 points ...
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:00:15 GMT
A full security suite would add quite a few other components, but for some users, the basic antivirus plus firewall is sufficient. Check Point's ZoneAlarm Free Antivirus+ 2017 ... Unlike the Windows firewall, it also managed network and Internet ...
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:00:18 GMT
We've all loved to hate Microsoft's free Windows Defender software—it's been so mediocre that it's been considered the baseline metric in third-party tests.