Antivirus

11.01.15
You might not have to update next-gen antivirus software
11.01.15

You might not have to update next-gen antivirus software

Deep learning antivirus software could detect new malware threats without updates

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10.20.15
Engadget giveaway: win a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 courtesy of Bitdefender!
10.20.15

Engadget giveaway: win a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 courtesy of Bitdefender!

As major corporations continue to succumb to hacks and the government's prying eyes are still rela...

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06.22.15
US and UK spy agencies are exploiting flaws in security software
06.22.15

US and UK spy agencies are exploiting flaws in security software

Those worries that governments are trying to undermine security software? They're well-founded. Th...

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03.12.15
Panda's antivirus software accidentally tried to eat itself
03.12.15

Panda's antivirus software accidentally tried to eat itself

It wasn't just Apple that had a day to forget yesterday -- Spanish antivirus outfit Panda Security...

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02.19.15
New Lenovo PCs shipped with factory-installed adware
02.19.15

New Lenovo PCs shipped with factory-installed adware

Buy a new Lenovo computer recently? Well, it looks like it could be infected with some factory-ins...

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08.04.14
Chinese government drops foreign security software (update: with limits)
08.04.14

Chinese government drops foreign security software (update: with limits)

China's government isn't just giving the boot to foreign operating systems; it's doing the same fo...

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05.06.14
Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control
05.06.14

Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control

Given how hard antivirus software makers push you to sign up, you'd think that business was boomin...

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04.30.13
Blizzard offers WoW and antivirus combo ... in South Africa
04.30.13

Blizzard offers WoW and antivirus combo ... in South Africa

Good news! Antivirus maker Kapersky Lab teamed up with Blizzard Entertainment to offer bundle that...

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03.21.13
New adware trojan targets OS X users
03.21.13

New adware trojan targets OS X users

Adware attacks against OS X are on the rise this year, says a report by anti-virus company Doct...

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