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What is a Backdoor and How to Protect Against it
What is a Backdoor and How to Protect Against it

“Did I forget to lock the door?” This scary thought usually comes to mind when you’re already halfway across town and it’s quite disconcerting. Leaving a door unlocked makes it easy for anyone to enter and take whatever they please.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks September 2, 2018
What Are Keyloggers and How to Protect Against Them
What Are Keyloggers and How to Protect Against Them

Keyloggers (short for keystroke loggers) are computer programs that track and record your every keystroke in order to gain access to your personal information, such as your passwords and credit card details.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks September 2, 2018
Does Antivirus Slow Down Your Internet?
Does Antivirus Slow Down Your Internet?

The unfortunate reality of any antivirus software is that, yes, it will slow down your computer system. Apps use up resources that could be used elsewhere.

Eric C. by Eric C. August 30, 2018
Are Antivirus Programs Effective
Are Antivirus Programs Effective

If you’re still wondering whether antivirus software is effective, you’re not alone. In fact, the debate has been going on for a while. Some researchers have even pronounced antivirus software dead and unnecessary for years now.

Eric C. by Eric C. August 30, 2018
Is Antivirus Necessary in 2019?
Is Antivirus Necessary in 2019?

Antivirus has been falling out of vogue somewhat recently, largely due to articles that claim it doesn’t protect you.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks August 30, 2018
What Are Zero-Day Attacks?
What Are Zero-Day Attacks?

Software is everywhere—in banks, in schools, in hospitals, and in our homes—and advancements in technology have certainly made our lives easier.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks August 30, 2018
Can Antivirus Stop Hackers?
Can Antivirus Stop Hackers?

When the news of another massive malware infection breaks, you hear claims that antivirus is a waste of time. I think these rumors are spread by hackers because they’re the only ones who benefit from that viewpoint.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks August 30, 2018
How to Defend your PC and Devices Against a Trojan Horse Virus
How to Defend your PC and Devices Against a Trojan Horse Virus

Much like the Trojan Horse in Greek mythology, a Trojan Horse virus is a type of malware that infiltrates your computer in the disguise of a harmless file. It then lies in wait only to harm your PC and devices when you least expect it.

Most Trojans aim to take control of your computer and steal your sensitive data, while acting as a gateway to allow even more malware to infiltrate. So how do you quickly spot the telltale signs of a Trojan infection before it’s too late, while defending your PC and devices against these malicious attacks?

We’ll show you.

Aviva Zacks by Aviva Zacks July 17, 2018