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PCs & Laptops
Microsoft moves Symantec into the cloud
105 services have been migrated from Symantec's on-premise infrastructure to Microsoft Azure
Oct 18 2017, 10:23AM
Explainer: What is AES encryption?
AES is one of the most widely used encryption protocols, but where did it come from and how does it work?
Oct 12 2017, 1:10PM
The FBI has used records from VPN provider that claims not to keep logs
The information helped lead to the arrest of a man last week in a cyberstalking case.
Oct 11 2017, 10:35AM
Windows Firewall Control 5 released, extends protection offered by built-in firewall
Why does anyone need a third-party firewall when Windows offers one of its own? Good question...
Oct 9 2017, 10:47AM
Kaspersky Labs denies report its software was used to hack NSA
Russian hackers used a Kaspersky Labs antivirus product to steal hacking tools from the National Security Agency, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, subsequently denied by Eugene Kaspersky.
Oct 9 2017, 10:40AM
750m internet users risked ejection in ICANN security update - ISPs fault
A proposed security change to the underlying infrastructure of the internet has been significantly delayed due to fears that it could knock an estimated one-in-four global Internet users, or 750 million people, offline at a stroke.
Oct 4 2017, 11:11AM
Chrome gets a NordVPN security extension
Access any site securely and free of tracking!
Oct 3 2017, 11:05AM
AI identity firm raises $30m from backers including Microsoft and Salesforce
Onfido checks your face against international watchlist databases.
Sep 29 2017, 9:19AM
Anti-virus collects data without user permissions & uses commercially
A free mobile anti-virus app developed by the DU group, a developer of Android apps, has been found to collect user data without the device owners' consent.
Sep 21 2017, 11:19AM
Google security veteran warns AI cyber-defences won't help
More talent, less technology is the best strategy for keeping networks safe. Rather than use AI, companies are better off paying a bunch of junior engineers to patch vulnerabilities all day says Heather Adkins.
Sep 20 2017, 12:02PM
Eugene Kaspersky to testify to US Congress
The CEO will travel to the US to defend the accusations against his company.
Sep 18 2017, 12:38PM
Surf the web securely and anonymously with Hotspot Shield 7
When it comes to protecting yourself online – particularly when surfing through insecure public connections – then nothing beats a good old VPN.
Sep 18 2017, 12:01PM
US bans use of Kaspersky Labs software on government systems
Acting on concerns that Russian company Kaspersky Lab has connections to cyber-espionage activities, the US government has banned the use of Kaspersky Lab security software.
Sep 15 2017, 10:43AM
Kaspersky ignores US hostility while opening new offices
Russian antivirus firm dismisses senator's attempts to ban it.
Sep 14 2017, 10:18AM
Windows Defender ATP to be revamped with Creators Update
New features include end-to-end protection and security alerts across a combined program stack.
Sep 11 2017, 9:46AM
US Senator pushes for US government wide ban on Kaspersky software
US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) is pushing for a US federal government-wide ban of security software developed by Kaspersky Lab.
Sep 8 2017, 10:52AM
How to: Four steps you can take to lower the risk of a ransomware attack
With the ever-increasing frequency in attacks, it's likely many of us will be targeted by ransomware
Sep 6 2017, 9:10AM
How to: Your essential guide to internet security
How can you stay safe on the internet?
Sep 5 2017, 12:26PM
Mac users under attack as never before, and android ransomeware up 138%
In the first half of 2017, incidences of Android malware increased more than five percent since the start of the year.
Aug 28 2017, 10:51AM
Group Test: Best free antivirus of 2017 - Which free antivirus package should you be using?
Want to know what the best free antivirus package is? Our guide shows you which free security package is best.
Aug 24 2017, 12:30PM
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