Software which includes anti-spyware, anti-rootkit, anti-phishing, and other technologies that attempt to identify and/or block malicious programs.

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someone claims to have created such a malware, can he be true?

These are not my lines they are by someone else on the internet. I also want to know is that malware that unique? How will it work in GPU and is there a way to sandbox such application? "HERE GOES ...
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How to defeat software keyloggers [duplicate]

Is it possible to defeat software keyloggers? I remember reading long ago about programs run from a USB which will defeat keyloggers. The software works (if I remember correctly) by intercepting ...
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How does Look Out Secuirty and Anti-Virus determine if an app is harmeful?

For Android Lookout can scan an app before it is installed, and I think it scans a new app the first time it runs too. It displays the message "this app is safe" and I'm wondering, how does it ...
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What items should be on a malware remediation checklist?

IMHO, any machine that has malware should be reimaged/reformatted/OS reinstalled before it is deployed back into the environment. However, this isn't always practical. If the malware-type can be ...
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What is the difference between generic decryption vs sandbox techniques? [on hold]

Sand-box technique uses generic decryption or they are same?.Can you give an example
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Virus/Malware: Force Java Download

I have two separate pieces of security software that run regularly - Webroot and Microsoft Security Essentials, and even though neither of these have detected anything is wrong with my computer, every ...
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Malware or buggy software gives Low Disk Space warning

Since a few days, I am getting an alert that in my c drive disk space is low. When I verified, free space in my c drive was decreasing hour by hour and there was a stage when it simply said that 0 mb ...
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What are the heuristics for a malicious url? [closed]

I know that there is nothing like a safe website ,any website which is safe today could be hacked and its visitors could be served with latest malware. What I'm curious about is what checks can we ...
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Open Source Malware Scanner/Cleaner [closed]

What is the best Open Source Malware Scanner/Cleaner? Malware-bites is good but it requires licensing for companies.
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sanesecurity - clamav - getting a false positive - should I bother?

A client of mine reported that he isn't getting emails sent from our domain. This is offcourse a false positive, as we are a legitimate comapny. I am also not hearing this issue from other clients (we ...
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Offline malware / script scanner for webfiles (PHP and HTML) [closed]

I have downloaded an entire copy of a website that has been used as a spam relay. I think I have tracked down the problem to a loophole in a contact form (now closed, but was not used, but still ...
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Whats the difference between Anti-malware and antispyware?

Whats the difference between Anti-malware and antispyware ?
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Old e-mail text types itself back into PC later by itself? [closed]

Occasionally, I'll notice my Win7 PC is typing in text by itself. When I open Notepad leave it, the text being typed in is a snippet of text from an e-mail that I wrote and sent months ago to a friend ...
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Will antivirus detect all keyloggers?

Our company schedules Security Training courses for our personnel. In order for us to test them, we develop code such as keyloggers which we email to our personnel to detect stupid personnel, and of ...