Latest WinFixer Stories

2010-05-29 09:46:05

Three men have been indicted in connection with a Ukraine-based fraud scheme which tricked Internet users into believing their computers were infected, scamming the victims out of roughly $100 million.

2010-05-27 14:07:00

Caused $100 Million in Losses to Internet Victims Worldwide CHICAGO, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An international cybercrime scheme caused Internet users in more than 60 countries to purchase more than one million bogus software products, causing victims to lose more than $100 million, according to a federal indictment returned here against a Cincinnati area man and two other men believed to be living abroad.

2008-12-12 14:49:30

Sellers of fake security software are now the target of the US government.

2008-07-17 03:00:18

By IRIS TAYLOR Gampass, Mumawow and Storm aren't the names of computer games. They are monikers for three sinister and malicious pieces of malware. What's malware? It is software and codes that Internet crooks around the world secretly download onto people's computers or embed in Web pages.

2008-01-14 09:00:24

LOS ANGLES, Jan 14 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to increase the awareness of its upcoming movie Untraceable, Sony Pictures Entertainment has partnered with SUPERAntiSpyware.com.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.