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Carberp Malware Sniffs out Antivirus Use to Maximize Attack Impact

Just like legitimate developers, malware makers want the best return on their investment, a researcher said on Monday, pointing to the the Carberp virus...

Antivirus 2011: Digital Defenders

Today’s new threats demand a new breed of antivirus software. Our lab tests show you which paid antivirus products you can trust, and which ones you should skip.

GFI Vipre Antivirus 2011

GFI Vipre Antivirus is fast, but it's ineffective at blocking new malware.

Eset NOD32 Antivirus 4

Eset NOD32 Antivirus 4 is fast, but its malware detection capabilities are lacking.

Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus 2011

Trend Micro provides solid, simple protection against malware, but advanced users may find its lack of customizability frustrating.


Speed Up Your Laptop

Asus70 asked the Laptops forum for speed-up tips

Twitter Targeted With Fake Antivirus Software Scam

Twitter has been resetting passwords for accounts that started distributing links promoting fake antivirus software in an attack that used Google's Web address...

ClamAV Promises Free Antivirus App For Businesses

The free, cloud-based antivirus software is available for corporate users courtesy of ClamAV for Windows, which soon will reach version 3.0.

The Best Free Downloads of 2010

From effective antimalware tools to handy utilities to media helpers, here are the top free files of the year.

Battle of the Security Superpowers

We tested the 10 top security packages to see which ones can protect your data without overburdening your PC. Here are the exclusive rankings from the PCWorld Labs.