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Google, Facebook, Others Team Up to Battle Malicious Ads
2012-06-15 06:54:44

Much like how legendary comic book super heroes joined forces to form the Avengers or the Justice League, some of the super-powers of the Internet are teaming up to keep Web surfers safe from viruses, scams, and spyware associated with advertisements.

2012-01-18 15:00:00

SiteLock LLC, a leader in website security, today announced a new strategic alliance with nonprofit anti-malware organization StopBadware.

2011-03-04 11:28:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and NEW YORK, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is teaming up with nonprofit organization StopBadware to help protect Internet users from security threats like computer and mobile spyware, viruses and other malware.

2009-05-19 10:07:00

WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three of the world's leading cybersecurity groups today launched a new initiative to combat malicious software (malware) by establishing a "Chain of Trust" among all organizations and individuals that play a role in securing the Internet.

2009-03-17 10:11:00

Site is a joint effort of Consumer Reports WebWatch and the StopBadware.org project at Harvard University's Berkman Center for Internet and Society CAMBRIDGE, Mass., and YONKERS, N.Y., March 17, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- StopBadware.org and Consumer Reports WebWatch announced today the full launch of BadwareBusters.org, a new online community for people looking for help preventing and countering viruses, spyware, and other "badware" on their computers and websites. Viruses and spyware...

2009-02-19 13:29:00

YONKERS, N.Y., Feb. 19 - If you use social media and networking Web sites such as Facebook and MySpace, you may not be aware of important personal privacy concerns until something embarrassing happens.

2009-02-01 06:00:00

Internet search giant Google had a 55-minute malfunction in its search service Saturday morning, in which users throughout the world were given search results that carried erroneous safety warnings and non-working Web links.

2008-12-17 15:00:00

Unique In-Depth Survey of New York State Internet Users Notes Problems with Online Auctions, Badware, Protecting Personal Data ALBANY, N.Y., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be careful what personal information you part with when making last-minute online holiday shopping purchases.

2008-09-10 21:00:11

By JAKE STUMP A popular search engine has been warning Internet users to avoid the West Virginia State Bar's Web site or risk their computer going haywire. However, this morning, Google's warnings about the site had been removed. Strong warnings were prominent Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.