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2013-08-30 23:19:02

Virtual World for Kids’ 35th Island Debuts New Features, Includes a Full Soundtrack and Player Map Boston, Mass. (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Poptropica players will embark on a mission to locate the source of a dangerous disease with the launch of “Virus Hunter Island.” Poptropica Members with Early Access can begin their adventure today on the site’s 35th Island. Non-Members will have access to a limited demo of “Virus Hunter Island” before its public launch on Sept. 26, 2013. On...

2013-08-27 23:23:41

Scambook, the Internet’s leading consumer advisory platform, receives a lot of complaints due to consumers’ lack of protective efforts pending antivirus and anti-malware software. In our tech savvy society, this software is what can make the difference between safety and being unprotected against cyber scams such as identity theft. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Scambook, the Internet’s leading consumer advisory platform, receives a lot of complaints due to consumers’...

Malware Re-invented To Generate Social Media Buzz
2013-08-18 04:42:13

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A virus that originally surfaced over five years ago to swipe credit card numbers and banking information has reportedly been modified in order to pursue a more lucrative target – social media likes and followers. Certainly, it sounds ludicrous, but according to Reuters, a fake fan on a website like Instagram can actually be worth five-times more than a stolen credit card number. To that end, the Zeus malware has been modified...

2013-07-31 23:18:30

Each quarter, the SecureIT Research team identifies malware vulnerabilities, analyzes risks, and enables instant remediation in order to protect enterprises and the public. This quarter, SecureIT Research identified the following trends. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 SecurityCoverage Inc. today released its SecureIT Quarterly Malware Report: Q2 2013. The second quarter report highlights a 39 percent increase in virus detections from Q1 to Q2 2013. Each quarter, the SecureIT...

2013-07-29 23:00:59

There are a number of online virus removal companies running their business today. But not all of them are successful in offering impeccable services to their customers. However, customers of iRepair.net always appreciate the speed and the dedication with which the company serves its customers. (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 Most computer users invest on one or another anti-virus solution, but many of these software solutions fail drastically to ensure the safety of a computer system throughout...

Glimpse Into Untapped Biodiversity Offered By Newly Discovered Marine Viruses
2013-07-25 09:17:40

University of Arizona Studying bacteria from the Baltic Sea, University of Arizona researchers have discovered an entire array of previously unknown viruses that barely resemble any of the known bacteria-infecting viruses Researchers of the University of Arizona's Tucson Marine Phage Lab have discovered a dozen new types of unknown viruses that infect different strains of marine bacteria. Bacteriophages -- viruses that prey on bacteria -- are less familiar to most people than their...

2013-07-24 10:21:37

Scientists battling disease that costs hog industry $800 million each year A research team from the University of Missouri and Kansas State University has been working to find a cure for a specific virus that affects pigs and costs the hog industry $800 million annually. In their latest study, the team disproved one way the virus spreads, which will help scientists narrow the search for an ultimate cure. Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) can inhibit pigs from...


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