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  • How to wipe Superfish adware and offending cert from your Lenovo laptop

    20.02.2015

    After the recent revelation that Lenovo has been shipping some of it laptops with pre-installed adware that's also breaking the security of secure connections by using self-signed MITM SSL certificates, the company has attempted to minimize the fallout by reiterating the initial explanation about why they did it: to help their customers.

  • Fake "Online Ebola Alert Tool" delivers Trojan, unwanted apps

    29.10.2014

    Cyber scammers continue to take advantage of the fear and apprehension surrounding the proliferation of the Ebola virus.

  • Google starts warning users about deceptive downloads

    15.08.2014

    Google has announced a welcome change to its Safe Browsing service: starting next week, Google Chrome will also warn users about attempts to make them download software that can adversely affect their Internet browsing.

  • Mac adware removal tool

    15.05.2014

    Bitdefender has released the Bitdefender Adware Removal Tool to remove adware such as Genieo that can alter users’ search results, inject ads and monitor visited web sites.

  • Ad-pushers buy Chrome add-ons, update them to inject ads

    20.01.2014

    Google has a new problem: original add-on developers are being bought out by ad firms and their creations equipped with code serving ads to unsuspecting users.




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35 percent of security experts believe leadership within their organization lacks a healthy paranoia, with 21 percent of leadership "relying on hope as a strategy" to avoid a cyber security breach.


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