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Stay safe online - 2018-02-23

ASC finalized official spyware definitions

The Anti-Spyware Coalition , an alliance of security software companies, academics and consumers groups, finalized official definitions of spyware and released them on October 27. More


Content theft is a big problem in internet space. Sometimes its impossible to maintain original content, search engines doesn't know who is the author of the one or another article if the same content is published in various websites. More
Articles Security   2005-09-06

Is software providing your security is safe?

This article deals with dangers the software programs ensuring your security are exposed to. More
Articles Security   2005-08-23

Avoiding keystroke capture (2)

Keyloggers are one of the most dangerous spyware parasites. More
Articles Security   2005-08-16

Avoiding spyware infections

Even today, when spyware threat becomes more and more frightening, most computer users simply do not know how to avoid spyware infections. More
Articles Security   2005-08-14

What you need to know about Internet pornography (3)

An old proverb says that forbidden fruit is the sweetest. It is in the people's nature. More
Articles Security   2005-08-10

What you need to know about warez

Everyone knows that a computer without software is just a useless pile of metal. More
Articles Security   2005-08-09

Killing malicious processes (2)

Every program is a set of certain files. To start the program you run an executable file that loads the entire program or some of its components. More
Articles Security   2005-07-22

Unregistering malicious DLLs

Complex parasites often use dynamically linked library files that contain code responsible for implementing certain harmful functions and required by threats to work as intended. More
Articles Security   2005-07-19

Starting the system in Safe Mode (8)

Often spyware and other parasites change default system behavior in order to obstruct their manual removal or make it virtually impossible. More
Articles Security   2005-07-16

Microsoft is going to buy Claria?

On June 30, 2005 Wall Street Journal and New York Times separately reported that according to information received from reliable sources within Microsoft, the latter for more than two weeks has been in talks to buy the biggest advertising company Claria, formerly known as Gator. More
Articles Security   2005-07-15

What browser is the safest from spyware?

For many of us a web browser is the most necessary program. Every day we need it at work and at leisure to read news or find required information. More
Articles Security   2005-07-13

Internet Explorer. When popularity means insecurity (1)

Obviously, there is no need to argue that Microsoft Windows is the most popular operating system and Internet Explorer browser included in the OS distribution is the most popular program used to access the web. More
Articles Security   2005-07-13

The future of spyware and anti-spyware programs

Infamous spyware parasites that nowadays spread with an incredible rate actually didn't appear long time ago. More
Articles Security   2005-07-13

Manual removal of harmful files

Every program consists of files. Even spyware, a virus or a different parasite - all have their own files. More
Articles Security   2005-07-12
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