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Top 10 Quick Heal security blogs for 2012

 December 27, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

2012 has been an eventful year for malware and security threats. A number of innovative social engineering tricks, malwares and threats reared their ugly heads and caused losses all around the world. We witnessed all kinds of attacks by hackers and posted a number of findings on our blog. Here...

The amazing features that Quick Heal PCTuner brings to the table

 December 4, 2012

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

Just like a vehicle regularly needs servicing in order to function smoothly, a computer requires maintenance and care to perform at its best. Several factors and invalid files slow a PC down and negatively influence system performance, so it is imperative to clean this clutter from time to time. Doing...

Forbes India profiles Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. Ltd. and Kailash Katkar, MD & CEO

 November 1, 2012

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

When Kailash Katkar, MD & CEO of Quick Heal Technologies Pvt. Ltd. started his own computer service center, he wasn’t in it for money. He had a lot of pride in his craftsmanship and wanted to use it for the sole purpose of catering to customers. The sense of satisfaction...

New ransomware spreads through malicious links in Skype IMs

 October 11, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

A new malicious worm that spreads through Instant Messages (IMs) over Skype has been discovered. This worm manifests itself as yet another variation of ransomware and also unloads itself to generate a click fraud from the users’ machine. The worm is a strain of the Dorkbot virus and it utilizes...

How to get your kids interested in cyber security?

 October 10, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Getting less tech-savvy family members, especially teenagers and younger children, interested in computer security is a thankless task. It is necessary to teach them the implications of security breaches along with the importance of preventive measures. Children and young adults are more vulnerable to security risks like viruses, phishing websites...

Upcoming security features of Windows 8 Enterprise edition

 July 19, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

In a recent post we discussed about Windows 8 security features for home users. This post talks about the security features of Windows 8 that caters to enterprises. Enterprise channels face different threats and hence require customized security features. Windows 8 Enterprise focuses on organizational needs but is only available...

Quick Heal Opens New Support Center in South India

 July 18, 2012

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

Quick Heal Technologies is pleased to announce that it has begun operation of a new Customer Support Center in South India. This is a strategic move by the Security Software leader to bring more streamlined and consistent services to its growing customer base in South India. The new Support Center...

Windows 8 security features that Quick Heal users will love

 July 18, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

Windows 8 is scheduled to hit the market in October and promises a new era for desktops. Microsoft aims to integrate the PC market with the mobile market by unifying the Metro UI across all platforms. However, Windows has always brought a number of security threats due to its massive...

Thinking of buying an Anti-spam product? Here’s a checklist

 July 3, 2012

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes

When your organization decides to shell out money on an anti-spam product for network security, there are a few important things that should be considered. Choosing an anti-spam product that provides you the right kind of protection, is cost-effective and doesn’t eat up system resources falls on the high-priority list....

Registrations now open for Quick Heal Mac Security Beta Program

 June 22, 2012

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

Quick Heal is proud to announce an upcoming product for the Apple Mac platform. This will cater to the security needs of Mac users and provide our high quality features and service to Apple lovers. Increased attacks on Mac vulnerabilities have raised awareness about security concerns on this platform, and...