What to Do When Someone Gets Unauthorized Access to Your Computer
How to Get Rid of a Virus (Even When Your Computer Won't Boot ... be prepared to clean up the mess when someone gets in, and—for heaven's sake—don't post screenshots online that could give ne'er-do-wells direct access to your machine.
UK has 'two weeks' to protect against major computer virus
Russia does not extradite accused criminals to other countries ... but a coordinated response by the authorities can control it, computer security expert said. Lamar Bailey, director of security research and development at software company Tripwire ...
Trojans, viruses, worms: How does malware get on PCs and Macs?
The hardest part of talking about computer security is getting everyone to agree ... Here’s the reality, for PCs and Macs: The traditional labels for malware categories—viruses, worms, Trojans, and so on—aren’t nearly as meaningful as they were ...
Yes, Apple Really Does Have A Serious Problem With Computer Viruses And Malware
As those with memories stretching back a couple of decades will recall the various forms of computer malware, the viruses ... Apple is more secure than many to most other software systems. But I’m equally certain that the criminals aren’t going to give ...
Did Facebook Give me a Virus?
You'll be happy to know that Facebook doesn't intentionally infect your PC, or scan your hard drive looking for malware. (Why should they? They already know so much about you.) But Facebook does look for ... them out through your computer.