Latest BitDefender Stories

2010-06-03 08:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Cloud Antivirus, the first and only cloud-based anti-malware service to protect home computer users both on- and off-line, has been upgraded and expanded.

2010-05-27 07:47:00

FAIRFAX, Va., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Norman, a leading provider of proactive security solutions from single desktops to complex corporate and government networks, today announced the general release of Norman Security Suite PRO Version 8 for Valued Added Resellers and Managed Service Providers serving the U.S.

2010-04-28 06:35:00

Email messages notifying Apple iPad users of a new iTunes software update are fake, and can actually open up a remote access point for cyber criminals when downloaded.

2010-04-19 08:00:00

MEDINA, Ohio, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Command, Inc., a leading provider of antivirus, antispyware and Internet threat protection solutions for schools, businesses and enterprises, announced today that Vexira Antivirus was awarded the Virus Bulletin's VB100 award in April, 2010. The Virus Bulletin is one of the foremost antivirus testing and certification organizations in the world and is highly regarded within the antivirus industry.

2008-10-30 09:00:17

The worldwide financial crisis sparked an increase in spam production following the initial mid-September collapse of Lehman Brothers Bank, Bank of America and AIG, according to BitDefender(R) researchers.

2008-10-16 09:15:00

BitDefender(R) researchers have detected an IM-based spam wave automatically sent to accounts which promises a "hot date" if the Facebook's users access the typosquatted link, as depicted below.

2008-10-09 12:00:18

BitDefender(R), an award-winning provider of antivirus software and data security solutions, today announced the launch of a new blog for Unix users.

2008-10-06 09:00:20

BitDefender(R) researchers have detected a new wave of spam messages that use a mix of "read receipts" and "unsubscribe" links to trick users into verifying the targeted e-mail addresses are valid and active.

2008-09-03 09:00:17

BitDefender Internet Security 2008 was ranked first among software security suites by a leading consumer magazine in a report comparing security software that appeared in the publication's September issue.

Word of the Day
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