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Online Videos May Be Conduits for Viruses

Online videos aren't just for bloopers and rants - some might also be conduits for malicious code that can infect your computer. As anti-spam technology improves, hackers are finding new vehicles to deliver their malicious... More...

Intel: Viruses to be a thing of the Past

Intel believes that malacious codes, viruses and other security threats may become a worry of the past. Inte's R&D team is currently working on Trusted Execution Technlogy, previously known as LaGrande. Trusted Execution Technology or... More...

100,000+ Viruses in 2004

The BBC is reporting that there has been a 50% increase in the number of viruses released in 2004; as many as 100,000 viruses were seen 'in the wild', many of them doing serious damage... More...

PDA Viruses Could Get Nasty

Viruses that target handhelds can be even more dangerous than their cousins that attack PCs, spawning self-replicating programs that hide easily, a security researcher told an audience of security professionals at the Black Hat Briefings... More...

New Zone Alarm to warn of viruses

Security software maker Zone Labs updated its desktop firewall on Monday, adding new features that aim to put the kibosh on viruses, the company said. The antivirus features will be offered in... More...

Linux vs. Windows Viruses

Thanks MxxCon. The single biggest security issue facing Linux users at the moment is the misconception perpetuated by highly vocal advocates that Linux is somehow impenetrable to security-based attacks, and in particular, viruses and other... More...

Windows gets tough on spam, viruses

Microsoft on Monday will detail a future version of Windows that will make it easier to detect and isolate viruses. Additionally, the Redmond, Wash.-based developer will show off new features in Microsoft Word... More...

Beware of Vicious Valentine Viruses

Virus-writers love to target the holidays, so here's what to watch for in electronic greetings. Last Valentine's Day some people received an unwanted gift in their e-mail in-box: The VBS.Valentine.A worm. And... More...

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