Archive for 'Antivirus Software'

The Best Anti-Virus Programs in 2015

The Best Anti-Virus Programs in 2015

Whilst it may seem obvious to computer users that anti-virus protection is essential, users of android systems, or even Mac’s often do not see the importance. The truth is that all systems are vulnerable to malicious attacks, whilst Windows has a higher profile, and therefore, is more at risk, any system can, and is attacked. […]

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How to Protect Your PC with Sandboxing

How to Protect Your PC with Sandboxing

Sometimes even a good anti-virus program isn’t enough to keep all the threats, viruses and malware out of your PC system. This is where sandboxing can be a real lifesaver. “What exactly is sandboxing?” a lot of you may ask. Sandboxing is an extra level of defense against all the virtual threats on the web […]

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Do You know if your PC is Virus free? – Make a Free Scan against Malware!

Do You know if your PC is Virus free? – Make a Free Scan against Malware!

You know how serious we are at TechJaws about computer security and the affects it has globally. You can now get a free Virus and Malware scan from VikingPCHealth to ensure that your computer is clean from any infections you might have. Most PCs are infected with malware despite running anti-virus protection. Yours could be […]

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Computer Malware – VikingPCHealth Software Review

Computer Malware – VikingPCHealth Software Review

Malware is short for malicious software that defines a range of threats, including viruses, Trojans, worms, adware, spyware, crimeware, rootkits and other malicious applications. Everyone knows that malware presents a real threat to personal computers and modern day organizations, which negatively affects productivity. Malware is designed to conflict with the normal operation of a system, […]

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Best Free PC Utilities and Antivirus Software

Best Free PC Utilities and Antivirus Software

Free software is always appealing and in some cases these free utility and antivirus programs are just as good as paid versions. The free downloads listed below are some of the utilities I have used over the last couple of years. These programs will help keep your PC operating at optimal performance and protect your […]

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Antivirus Results from 16 Vendors Released

Antivirus Results from 16 Vendors Released

AV-Test.org just released their 3rd quarter test results in which it tested products from 16 Antivirus vendors. The testing includes protection, repair and usability. I was surprised to see two vendors listed who didn’t fair well in the testing and unfortunately didn’t get certification. Protection: covers static and dynamic malware detection, including real-world 0-Day attack […]

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Net Protector AntiVirus 2010 – Updated

Net Protector AntiVirus 2010 – Updated

Net Protector AntiVirus 2010 is not a rogue anti-virus program. This was confirmed by Bruce Harrison of MalwareBytes below in a post on their forum. Looking back it seems the original listing was due to false positives so blatant that they appeared to be intentional. ——————– Bruce Harrison Vice President of Research The antivirus program […]

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Microsoft Security Essentials Beta

Microsoft Security Essentials Beta

Microsoft has announced the launch of a new beta for the next version of its Security Essentials anti-malware and virus protection software for Windows, formerly known as Morro. The next version of Microsoft Security Essentials (MSE) includes a number of new features over the first version of the free anti-malware service, which initially arrived in […]

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