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December 2010

We have shot a small video of just released Quick Heal 2011 products. We have tried to explain the new features of 2011 series. Abhijit Jorvekar, Swanand Shinde and Abhijit Kularni had done a wonderful job of presenting the features. It was our first attempt to make the video and...
It’s a common practice to send Christmas and new year e-greetings to friends and colleagues and other social network connections. However this is the time we see increase in spam and phishing scam emails with a fake e-cards every year. This year too we expect the trend to continue. At...
Microsoft has released a security advisory about the vulnerability in all supported versions of Internet Explorer. The advisory says that the mentioned vulnerability exists due to the creation of uninitialized memory during a CSS function within Internet Explorer. If an attacker exploited this vulnerability, the attacker could gain the same...
Are you waiting for a delivery from Amazon.com? Then be careful…. If you receive a below notification in your email, as it could be that hackers are trying to trick you into infecting your computer. When we click on “Shop Now & Save”, it downloads the file in a zip...
Recently I came across a software claiming itself as HDD Diagnostic. Just as rogueware applications, I found this computer optimizers as threat which seems to be causing many problems. As seen from the below image Fake Hard Drive Diagnostic pretends to be legitimate software. However, this software does not improve...
It’s important to secure your WiFi connection to prevent unauthorized access to your computer files and Internet activity. Wireless networks are extremely convenient, allowing access to the Internet without being connected to a cord. But networks can extend more than 300 feet from the router, allowing anyone in the vicinity...
A Phishing email which is targeting the ICICI bank with subject line: Important Alert From (ICICI BANK) has been noticed on or radar It has a html file as an attachment,which contains a link: www.icicibank.com/secure/online-access. I have analysed the Htm file and found that it contains a fraudulent link http://...