Think your anti-virus program is causing a conflict with some other program? Here's how to switch it off for temporary troubleshooting.
Microsoft's stock Windows Defender app protects your Windows 8 PC against all sorts of nasties, but OEMs can disable the software to install an antivirus trial. Here's how to turn it back on.
Out of more than 1,200 malware samples, Google's technology for scanning third-party smartphone apps detected only 193
A new variant of a Trojan program called Reveton that prevents victims from using their computers and displays rogue messages from law enforcement agencies is using localized voice messages to trick victims into paying made-up fines, according to researchers from antivirus vendor Trend Micro.
Antivirus software is now so ineffective at detecting new malware threats most enterprises are probably wasting their money buying it, an analysis by security firm Imperva has concluded.
The new name in fraud has become the top threat globally in the first quarter of this year, accounting for 62% of all application-based threats.
Digital bad guys often promise lascivious photos or scandalous news to lure users to malicious sites loaded with spyware, adware, viruses, or phishing attempts.
Antivirus firm AVG has launched its 2013 suite of security products that feature a number of useful tweaks and a redesigned interface.
The database of infected sites and other pests will likely bolster Google's existing security services.
Joyce V's computer is having trouble with security programs--a strong indication that her computer may be infected with malware