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Currys and PC World add software downloads to online stores, from Microsoft, Adobe and more

Currys and PC World add software downloads to online stores, from Microsoft, Adobe and more

By 1 July 2013

Now you don't have to wait for all items bought from Currys and PC World to be delivered, the online stores of Dixons Retail have now added software downloads to the items you can buy. Add them to your basket, pay and you can be using the applications... >>

McAfee update labels Windows XP as a virus

McAfee update labels Windows XP as a virus

By 23 April 2010

A virus scanner update from McAfee has caused havoc amongst Windows XP computers by incorrectly identifying part of the operating system as a virus. The 5958 update identified svchost.exe as the wecorl.a virus. A while back, Microsoft shifted the majority... >>

McAfee releases China hack detection tool

McAfee releases China hack detection tool

By 20 January 2010

In the wake of Operation Aurora, the computer attack against Google and Adobe that originated from China, malware protection company McAfee has issued a repair tool. It'll allow any computer user to detect and repair any threat related to the attack that... >>

Facebook offers "free" McAfee security software

Facebook offers "free" McAfee security software

By 13 January 2010

Facebook is helping its users out with more than connecting with their friends and family on the online service with the news it is to offer security software. "We want to help you take the offensive by having the latest security software installed on... >>

Katie Price is dangerous, says McAfee

Katie Price is dangerous, says McAfee

By 25 August 2009

Peter Andre will be pleased - McAfee reckons that Jordan is the most dangeous celebrity to search for on the web in the UK. Users who go Googling for Jordan have a one-in-six chance of hitting a site festering with viruses and malware. Jude Law is in... >>

Seagate and McAfee create self encrypting HDDs

Seagate and McAfee create self encrypting HDDs

By 13 November 2008

Encrypted HDDs were on the list of the Seagate's CEO's priorities when he spoke to Pocket-lint recently, but now the company has teamed up with security software expert McAfee to bring these drives to market. The new self-encrypting notebook PC hard drives... >>

McAfee in $465 million buy-out deal

McAfee in $465 million buy-out deal

By 23 September 2008

Last month, McAfee announced it was going to spend £23m on buying data-leakage prevention firm Reconnex. Now the security company has reached into its pockets yet again and is to fork out $465 million for Secure Computing Corp. This is McAfee's biggest... >>

McAfee extends coverage to Intel lappies and MIDs

McAfee extends coverage to Intel lappies and MIDs

By 21 August 2008

Owners of Intel-based laptops and Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) are soon going to be able to load their machines with McAfee's suite of security and data encryption tools. The mobile content security for MIDs will be based on the Intel Atom processor... >>

McAfee to acquire data protection company

McAfee to acquire data protection company

By 4 August 2008

A company that specialises in data-leakage prevention is to be bought by security software pro McAfee. A £23m deal is reported to be on the table for Reconnex, which will be the second company in this arena of technology that McAfee has bought. In February... >>

Security company discovers super Trojan

Security company discovers super Trojan

By 18 July 2008

Computer security pro Prevx claims to have discovered a new Trojan which is "guaranteed" to evade major anti-virus products to steal financial details. Versions of Limbo 2 is apparently being sold by hackers for as much as $1300. Prevx explains: "The... >>


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