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2014-02-27 12:31:26

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection, is warning Mac® users not to download pirated software from file-sharing peer-to-peer (P2P) networks in the wake of a new malware discovery. Researchers have discovered a Bitcoin-stealing malware called OSX/CoinThief being spread via cracked apps, apps often obtained by over-riding Apple's standard security settings. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) The...

2014-02-24 04:22:51

Coinciding with the Mobile World Congress, ESET is launching a #mobileweek initiative enabling users to enjoy premium features of ESET Mobile Security at just the half of its original price BRATISLAVA, Slovakia, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET(®), the global leader in proactive digital protection with a record of 10 consecutive years of winning the prestigious VB100 awards with its ESET NOD32(®) technology, will showcase its portfolio of products for mobile devices at the...

2014-02-19 12:32:37

Easy set-up, Expanded Integration Options (SDK) and Management Deliver Next Generation Two Factor Authentication (2FA) for SMBs and Enterprises SAN DIEGO, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, today launched the newest version of ESET Secure Authentication. The updated, two-factor authentication (2FA) application continues to provide the potent combination of ultra-secure access to online applications, while introducing even greater...

2014-02-06 12:30:49

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection, today announced the availability of ESET® Multi-Device Security Pack. The bundled offerings include multiple ESET products to provide comprehensive proactive protection across multiple devices and operating systems. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) "ESET recognizes that the IT needs of individuals are not the same, and with that in mind set out to...

2014-01-15 16:27:57

INNSBRUCK, Austria, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaspersky Internet Security Tops 22 Vendors for 2013 Leading Austria-based antivirus testing group AV-Comparatives has issued its "Anti-Virus-Comparative Summary Report 2013". Kaspersky Internet Security received the Product of the Year Award, Bitdefender is runner up. Seven products, including a free program from Avast, received "Top Rated" designations. The comprehensive report contains reviews of...

2013-10-23 23:04:15

OPSWAT’s latest market share report shows Microsoft maintaining a slight lead in the antivirus vendor market. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 OPSWAT today announced the release of their quarterly market share report, which includes analysis of antivirus, hard disk encryption and Windows operating system usage worldwide. In addition to market share coverage, the report provides a side-by-side comparison of the most popular antivirus products among different Windows operating...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'