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  • Signature antivirus' dirty little secret

    19.03.2015

    If you rely only on traditional, signature-based antivirus, you are going to get infected—and probably a lot! Antivirus was, and still is, a valuable addition to your layered security strategy, but only if you understand its limitations, which have become more and more prominent over time.

  • The limits of prevention-centric security programs

    13.02.2015

    In an analysis of tens of thousands of malicious files, Damballa discovered that it can take more than six months for traditional AV tools to create signatures for 100% of the files.

  • VirusTotal sets up huge AV whitelist to minimize false positives

    12.02.2015

    One of the worst things that can happen to a software developer, and especially if they are a small firm or a single individual, is for their program to be falsely detected as malicious by popular AV solutions.

  • Market share of antivirus vendors and products

    29.01.2015

    A new report from OPSWAT determined the market share for the top five antivirus vendors with RTP enabled.

  • ESET Smart Security 8

    13.11.2014

    Well-known IT security company ESET recently announced major updates to its flagship products - NOD 32 Antivirus and ESET Smart Security.




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Unnoticed for years, malware turned Linux and BSD servers into spamming machines

For years, servers around the world running Linux and BSD operating systems have been targeted by an individual or group that compromised them via a backdoor Trojan, then made them send out spam.


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