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Bullguard Premium Protection review: A solid security suite that likes to bark

Bullguard Premium Protection can do a good job at protecting your PC, but mid-range PCs may see a performance drop under heavy loads.

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Getting hands-on with industrial control system setups at RSA | Salted Hash Ep 31

Host Steve Ragan is joined on the RSA 2018 show floor by Bryson Bort, CEO and founder of SCYTHE, to talk about the ICS Village, where attendees can learn how to better defend industrial equipment through hands-on access to the...

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S5Mark is a 'VPN' that is actually a rootkit in disguise, BitDefender says

A new rootkit, Zacinlo, that attacks United States users of Windows 10 has re-surfaced. It's hidden inside a "VPN" that promises to secure your PC.

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Does cyber insurance make us more (or less) secure?

Underwriting cyber risk remains more art than science, but in the absence of regulation, cyber insurance might still be the best hope for improving cybersecurity practices across the board — at least for now.

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Apple wins praise for adding 'USB Restricted Mode' to secure iPhones

Amid reports that two forensic companies have been helping law enforcement and government agencies break into locked iPhones, Apple rolled out a new feature in iOS 12 to prevent further intrusions. Privacy advocates applauded the move....

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Best home security camera: Keep an eye on the home front

A boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you.

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What’s new in PHP 7.3

The production release is planned for November 29, 2018

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Apple bans cryptocurrency mining apps on iOS to protect mobile users

Apple has created new rules for app developers that ban the creation of cryptocurrency mining services on mobile devices.

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The best antivirus software? Kaspersky, Symantec and Trend Micro lead in latest tests

Ransomware and other threats often get through signature-based antivirus protection, giving it a bad rap. However, Windows antivirus tools still play an important role in the enterprise security strategy.

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Why you need centralized logging and event log management

Collecting too much log data overwhelms systems and staff. Centralized event log management lets you filter for the most significant security data.

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How the Spanish cybercriminal underground operates | Salted Hash Ep 30

Host Steve Ragan reports from the RSA 2018 conference, talking with Liv Rowley, an intelligence analyst at Flashpoint, about Spanish cybercrime, an underground community that poses persistent security risks.

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StrongVPN review: A good VPN service for rookies

The newly overhauled StrongVPN is very easy to use and is a great choice for users new to VPN services.

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1Password 7 for Mac review: Password manager with small improvements that add up

It’s not an overhaul for what is already a robust and competently designed approach, but the touchups and additions move the product along.

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Specialized channels is the mainstay of security game: Adel Eid, Sophos

Sophos is emphasizing on its security solutions across network and end point through its ‘synchronized security’ offering for modern companies. With channel ecosystem undergoing a massive change in the digital era, ChannelWorld spoke...

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Ready for more secure authentication? Try these password alternatives and enhancements

Password-only authentication is dead. Combine passwords with multifactor authentication, social login, biometrics, or risk-based authentication to better protect users and your reputation.

Apple and Google harden their smartphones against hackers and governments

As techniques used by criminals and law enforcement become known, the two leading smartphone makers are adapting to protect user data.

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Pornhub launches VPNhub, a VPN service with free, unlimited bandwidth

Pornhub's VPNhub service lets you browse the web—not just adult videos—without ISPs looking over your shoulder.

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That Russia router malware threat might be worse than feared: What you need to know

The FBI recommends rebooting or even resetting your router to avoid sophisticated "VPNFilter" malware by a group tied to Russia. Here's what you need to know.

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