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December 2014

50 Dos and Don’ts of Internet Security for the Year 2015!

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This post is to say thank you to all the fans and readers of Quick Heal blog with a recap of some of the most important dos and don’ts of Internet Security. Read on. The first official post on our blog was live on October 19th, 2006. And since then,...

Watch Out for these Online Scams of Christmas!

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It’s again that time of the year when people revel in Christmas celebration and merrymaking of yet another new year. And it’s the most wonderful time of the year for scammers, as they prep to deliver their holiday presents – malware attacks and online scams. So, if you are surfing...

Indian Businesses Lost $4 Billion Due to Cyberattacks in 2013; 2014 to be Worse

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Cyberattacks in 2013 caused some major financial loses for Indian companies. According to latest reports, the losses accounted to $4 billion. And by the time 2014 ends, the loss could be 30% greater. Reportedly, cyberattacks targeting various organizations in the country have jumped by 30% in 2014 as compared to...

Credit Card Security Tips for Online Shopping

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With holidays around the corner and most ecommerce sites throwing away huge offers and discounts, we have to be extra careful against online scams and frauds. In this post today, we have listed down some helpful tips that you can use for safe credit card usage on the Internet. A...

Malware Alert! Android Virus Steals Personal Data including Passwords

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Computer Emergency Response Team of India (CERT-In) has issued an advisory, warning users against a new Android virus that is out on the streets. Named as Android/SmsSend, this virus affects Android smartphones and steals personal information including sensitive data such as passwords. Scroll further to read more about this mobile...

Free Upgrade to Quick Heal v16.00, Sony Hack, and Other IT Security News

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We closed the month of November with some pretty significant developments in the IT Security world and Quick Heal itself. WhatsApp deployed a strong encryption technology, and we got to hear about Android L. At Quick Heal, we released the new and improved 16.00 series with Safe Banking as its...

Quick Heal Safe Banking – For Secure Online Banking and Shopping

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The Safe Banking feature of Quick Heal v16.00 ensures that your financial transactions on the Internet are safe from hackers and malware. Scroll down to know more about this security feature. While the Internet has made it convenient for us to shop, bank, and pay our bills online, it has...