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5 Anti-Adware Programs That Can Save Your System
5 Anti-Adware Programs That Can Save Your System

There is no escaping internet ads, and to be honest, they help keep the cost of using your favorite websites down. But your computer can be at risk from malicious adware if you don’t have the right protection. Once infected, your private information can be exposed to hackers and shady advertisers who will bombard you with even more unwanted ads. Luckily, getting rid of adware is easy with the right antivirus software.

Interview With Avi Bartov – GamaSec
Interview With Avi Bartov – GamaSec
Safety Detective security expert Aviva Zacks sat down with GamaSec CEO and co-founder Avi Bartov to find out how he got interested in cybersecurity and where he thinks the industry is headed. Safety Detective: Can you tell us a l...
Major Security Breach Discovered Affecting Nearly Half of All Airline Travelers Worldwide
Major Security Breach Discovered Affecting Nearly Half of All Airline Travelers Worldwide

Hacker and Activist Noam Rotem, working with Safety Detectives research lab, was shocked when he recently discovered a major vulnerability affecting nearly half of all airlines worldwide. While booking a flight with Israeli national carrier ELAL, he came across a significant security breach that allows anyone to access and change private information on flight bookings. The same breach was then discovered to include 44% of the international carriers market, potentially affecting tens of millions of travelers.

How to Check if Your PC Is Infected with the Autorun.in Virus
How to Check if Your PC Is Infected with the Autorun.in Virus

Autorun.in is a virus that is usually spread through infected external devices like USB drives. Once an infected USB disk is introduced to your system, the virus can destroy your computer, self-executing files, destroying important documents, and replicating itself so that it is hard to remove.

A Quick Guide to Running a Virus Scan on Your Android Device
A Quick Guide to Running a Virus Scan on Your Android Device

Do you have an antivirus program on your Android device? You likely have one on your computer, but Android devices are just as susceptible to viruses as computers. Hackers are eager to take advantage of the lack of security on your phone, so installing antivirus software on your Android device is important. The hardest part is choosing the right one.

Can a Virus Scan Run in Sleep Mode?
Can a Virus Scan Run in Sleep Mode?

Your computer is a treasure chest of important files and sensitive data. If a virus infects your computer, your personal information could end up in the wrong hands. At the very least, your photos, downloaded music, and movies, even saved emails could be lost forever.

Infected by CCleaner's Malware? Here's How to Remove It
Infected by CCleaner's Malware? Here's How to Remove It

If you’re one of the over 2 million users worldwide that has been infected by CCleaner, you need to remove it from your computer immediately.

Interview With Rebekah Moody – ThreatMetrix
Interview With Rebekah Moody – ThreatMetrix
Safety Detective interviewed Rebekah Moody, Director of Fraud and Identity, at ThreatMetrix, which develops tools to help businesses prevent online fraud. Here’s what we found out: Major Shift in Cybercriminals’ Strategy – APAC N...
How Do I Protect My Computer While Streaming Videos Online
How Do I Protect My Computer While Streaming Videos Online

If you stream videos online, you may have seen a few unpleasant popups, like NSFW ads for porn websites. Unfortunately, one wrong click can infect your computer with malware. Then a hacker can steal your passwords, credit card info, and other private information. Luckily, there are a number of different ways to protect yourself and your computer when streaming videos online.

Interview With Bill Ho - Biscom CEO
Interview With Bill Ho - Biscom CEO
Bill Ho is the CEO of Biscom, which provides the world’s most secure messaging solutions for the enterprise environment. A technology leader with a background in software engineering, Bill believes in using tools and data to solve...