antivirus

John McAfee arrested and charged with tax evasion
A shot of the retail section of Barcelona-El Prat Airport from above, with passengers walking around with
Security

John McAfee arrested and charged with tax evasion

The antivirus pioneer has been arrested at Barcelona airport and is facing extradition to the US
6 Oct 2020
Best free malware removal tools 2020
Malware spotted in red code on black background
Security

Best free malware removal tools 2020

Worried your device is infected? Here are the tools you need to get rid of malicious software
21 Sep 2020
Best antivirus for Windows 10
antivirus

Best antivirus for Windows 10

Want to stay secure? Here's the best business-class protection around
30 Jun 2020
What is a botnet?
Botnet graphic
botnets

What is a botnet?

An in-depth look at the evolution of this highly effective method of cyber crime
10 Jun 2020
Best antivirus for Android 2019
Google Android

Best antivirus for Android 2019

Android phones need security protection, but which is best for you?
4 Feb 2020
Microsoft to scrap Security Essentials when Windows 7 reaches end-of-life
antivirus

Microsoft to scrap Security Essentials when Windows 7 reaches end-of-life

Businesses will have to seek out an alternative to the free antivirus platform by Jan 2020
13 Dec 2019
Trend Micro insider sells customer data to scammers
Trend Micro website displayed on a smartphone device
Security

Trend Micro insider sells customer data to scammers

Scammers used stolen data to make fraudulent phishing calls
6 Nov 2019
Microsoft releases Tamper Protection for Windows Defender
Security

Microsoft releases Tamper Protection for Windows Defender

The new feature 'locks down' the antivirus, preventing malware from making changes to core settings
15 Oct 2019
Five steps to an effective layered defence strategy
Security

Five steps to an effective layered defence strategy

Analysing weak spots in an IT system can be challenging, which is why a layered approach is important
2 Oct 2019
Carbon Black execs reveal post-acquisition plans
Acquisition

Carbon Black execs reveal post-acquisition plans

Security firm's CEO and CTO talk integration, growth and Gelsinger
28 Aug 2019
Kaspersky extends Office 365 protections to OneDrive
antivirus

Kaspersky extends Office 365 protections to OneDrive

Move will help protect users from malware spread through shared drives, security firm claims
23 Aug 2019
Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business Advanced review
endpoint security

Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business Advanced review

Excellent device protection for modern businesses
1 May 2019
McAfee Internet Security 2019 review: Redemption at last
Security

McAfee Internet Security 2019 review: Redemption at last

The old dog has finally learnt some new tricks
8 Mar 2019
Panda Free Antivirus review: Bamboo-zle the hackers
Security

Panda Free Antivirus review: Bamboo-zle the hackers

Panda remains our top choice for free AV protection, with a fresh look and less pushy reminders
6 Mar 2019
Avast Free Antivirus review: Capable but annoying
antivirus

Avast Free Antivirus review: Capable but annoying

A feature-packed offering, but prepare to be peppered with prompts to upgrade
28 Feb 2019
Bitdefender Internet Security 2019 review
Security

Bitdefender Internet Security 2019 review

We miss the Autopilot mode, but otherwise this 2019 update sticks to Bitdefender’s core strengths
22 Feb 2019
Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 review: Unbeatable value
Security

Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 review: Unbeatable value

Old reliable does it again, with supreme effectiveness, extensive features and minimal performance impact
12 Feb 2019
Avast pulls latest CCleaner update following privacy outrage
Software

Avast pulls latest CCleaner update following privacy outrage

Version 5.45 made changes to data collection and removed privacy settings from its free version altogether
6 Aug 2018
Patch Tuesday is about to get much more interesting
antivirus

Patch Tuesday is about to get much more interesting

In the same way AV software spots threats, we could soon benefit from superpowered gene editing
2 Jun 2018
Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court
antivirus

Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court

Federal judge rules against security firm in lawsuit against Homeland Security
1 Jun 2018
Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court
antivirus

Kaspersky’s attempt to overturn US ban thrown out of court

Federal judge rules against security firm in lawsuit against Homeland Security
1 Jun 2018
How to spot and stop false positives in your PC's security
antivirus

How to spot and stop false positives in your PC's security

What to do when overzealous defences flag, block and filter innocuous 'threats'
24 May 2018
Block viruses by all means, but leave the ethics to me
antivirus

Block viruses by all means, but leave the ethics to me

Security software has an important job, but it's hard to trust a tool that oversteps its role
19 May 2018