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2009-01-08 09:01:00

GLENDALE, Calif., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- PandaLabs, Panda Security's malware analysis and detection laboratory, today announced the general availability of its 2008 annual report. Last year PandaLabs detected an average of 35,000 malware samples each day, 22,000 of which were new infections.

2008-10-01 12:45:00

Microsoft and Washington State’s Attorney General filed lawsuits in an attempt to protect frightened customers from buying useless software from scam artists.

2008-09-16 09:00:24

Untangle today announced its Re-Router Technology - the first solution that enables Windows desktops to also perform network gateway services like blocking spam, spyware, viruses, adware and inappropriate websites for the whole network.

2008-09-16 16:15:00

Internet security firm McAfee Inc. says that searching for images of your favorite celebrities could come with a dangerous risk to your computer’s wellbeing.

2008-09-02 09:00:25

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Overview: IAC Consumer Applications & Portals, Inc.

2008-08-19 15:00:47

By DUNKERLEY, Adam There are many antivirus programs available, either in retail stores or over the internet, and most new computers come with a pre- installed trial version which expires after 30 days or so.

2008-08-14 12:00:28

Two well-known threats have ranked high on BitDefender's Top Ten E-Threats in July. According to BitDefender analysts, Trojan.Clicker.CM and Trojan.Downloader.WMA.Wimad.N, which have remained relevant throughout the summer, ranked first and second place on the list of dangerous threats.

2008-08-05 12:00:33

By Patrick Garmoe, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Aug. 5--There's a good chance that Jammie Thomas, found liable last October in the nation's first music download trial, will get another chance in court.

2008-07-31 09:00:41

WHITE PLAINS, NY, July 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sellers on eBay(R), the leading Internet auction website can now add an eye-catching edge to their offered product listings, thanks to a newly expanded array of free-for-the- asking graphics applications from Webfetti, the globally popular graphics website.

2008-07-30 06:00:30

By Caleb Chapman, Kerrville Daily Times, Texas Jul. 30--Trying to find the latest times for the local showing of "The Dark Knight" may prove troublesome for your PC. Computers around the world are struck by computer viruses every second, but one floating around right now hits close to home.

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