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McAfee sued over pop-up ads

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Computerworld is reporting that two women are suing anti-virus creator McAfee for duping them into buying a third party application through a pop up ad. Apparently after you purchase McAfee's software you are presented with a...

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Traditional anti-virus tools now obsolete

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Traditional anti-virus tools have become an outdated way of responding to today's threats, according to security giant McAfee. McAfee built its security empire on signature-based anti-virus products. However, Chris Kenworthy, senior vice president for enterprise...

Germans choose Kaspersky over McAfee and Symantec

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More than 35 thousand readers of the German magazine PC Praxis have named Kaspersky Internet Security “Product of the Year” under the category of “IT security”. This year is the first time Kaspersky Lab’s Internet...

McAfee warns of typo-squatting epidemic

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Security firm McAfee has released a new report warning of the ever-present threat of typo-squatting. The report highlights the number of website squatters registering domains using common misspellings of popular brands, products and celebrities in...

McAfee buys into encryption market

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McAfee has agreed to acquire encryption expert SafeBoot for $350m in cash. SafeBoot markets data protection software that uses encryption and access protection. The technology primarily targets mobile computers. The privately held firm is based...

McAfee Rootkit Detective 1.0

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McAfee Rootkit Detective Beta is a program designed and developed by McAfee Avert Labs to proactively detect and clean rootkits that are running on the system. McAfee Rootkit Detective should only be used by knowledgeable...

McAfee Rootkit Detective 1.0.0.41 Beta

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McAfee Rootkit Detective Beta is a program designed and developed by McAfee Avert Labs to proactively detect and clean rootkits that are running on the system. McAfee Rootkit Detective should only be used by knowledgeable...

McAfee Reveals 'OneCare' Competitor

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McAfee announced today an all-in-one security subscription service codenamed Falcon. Falcon will contain all major security suite components as well as PC backup and tune-up tools. It's essentially a competitor to Microsoft's Windows OneCare, expected...

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