Latest Computer virus Stories

ISS Not Infected With Stuxnet Virus
2013-11-13 12:09:42

[ Watch the Video: No Stuxnet On The ISS, But It Could Happen ] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A false news report is floating around that the International Space Station (ISS) was infected by the Stuxnet virus. A handful of media outlets have incorrectly reported that the Stuxnet virus, which became famous for sabotaging the Iranian uranium program, has been unleashed on the space station. The space station has a network of computers that help to run everything...

2013-11-08 23:00:33

The Okuma OSP Virus Protection System uses virus scanning application Trend Micro to provide reliable, safe, and user-friendly protection against harmful computer viruses. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Okuma America Corporation, a world leader in CNC machine tools, offers OSP Virus Protection System (OSP-VPS) that embeds a virus scanning application programming interface (VSAPI) from Trend Micro for Okuma OSP-P controls (OSP-P300/P200A/P200/P20) to prevent infection by viruses...

2013-11-04 23:21:11

Aveas Limited, a developer of security solutions for Windows-based computing systems, announced the release of OSHI Defender, an anti-malware application that automatically scans and cleans PCs to remove viruses and other malware threats. California (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 Today, OSHI Software, a developer of security solutions for Windows-based computing systems, announced the release of OSHI Defender, an anti-malware application that automatically scans and cleans PCs to remove...

Ransomware Gives Victims A 'Late Pay' Option To Recover Files
2013-11-04 14:31:14

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Some PC users have recently had their systems infected with a new batch of “ransomware,” a virus that holds files for ransom until the owner pays the creator of the software and receives a digital key. The owners of this new virus, called CryptoLocker, have been asking their victims to pay $300 to $700 within 96 hours. Failure to do so would result in files becoming lost forever, claimed the virus operators. Now the security...

2013-11-01 23:02:58

What has been described by some IT professionals as the worse virus ever, continues to infect companies all over the world with some of the most highly trained IT professionals unaware of its existence. The CryptoLocker “ransomware” virus continues to wreak havoc on American companies, wrecking data and causing hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses to U.S. business-- if companies whose data has been infected do not pay ransom money. Gillware Remote Backup is helping 4 to 5 of...

Cryptolocker Holds Your Files Ransom
2013-10-28 16:16:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new piece of ransomware is giving Internet users one more reason to think twice before they click a link in an email. A virus known as Cryptolocker has been infecting PCs around the world and effectively holding the files within for ransom. Users who have their files locked up by the ransomware are currently paying $300 to $700 to the criminals who run the virus to gain control of their computer. So far, there have been no reports...

2013-10-12 23:01:04

Online Computer Support Company, iRepair.net now brings new virus removal services, keeping in concern the specific needs of small businesses. (PRWEB) October 12, 2013 Unlike large business entities, small businesses have limited resources and have their own requirements, challenges to overcome and goals to meet. Keeping these facts in mind, now a highly specialized Computer Support program dedicated to small businesses has been introduced by the leading online virus removal service...

2013-10-09 23:04:54

Now, a PC user for a Slow Computer Fix can rely upon the services of a trustworthy Remote Computer Repair Company, iPrepair.net that helps resolve all technical errors in a speedy manner. (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Whether it’s a new or an old computer, a user may come across several types of technical errors that can slow down the speed of a computer. Now, for a Slow Computer Fix or to boost the performance of a computing device, one can rely on a Remote Computer Repair service provider....

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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.