Live Security Platinum Removal

My computer was infected by a virus called, Live Security Platinum. After boot into Windows, suddenly a window that looks like an "antivirus" appeared at the center of the screen. I'm not sure how and when did this "antivirus" get into my computer, but it is clearly not an antivirus. Here is the screenshot of the virus window. Continue reading "Live Security Platinum Removal"...

Troj/PHPShll-B malware in WordPress wp-config.php file!

Suspicious codes found in Wordpress wp-config.php file A Sophos Senior Threat Researcher, Paul O Baccas found a malware codename, Troj/PHPShll-B in a Wordpress wp-config.php file that was installed in one of their IT department friend's website. This malware was first detected by SophosLabs automated systems as Mal/Badsrc-C from the downloaded index.html file. Further Continue reading "Troj/PHPShll-B malware in WordPress wp-config.php file!"...

What is the best antivirus software for Windows 7?

Kaspersky Ambassador, Datuk Lee Chong Wei - credit, Wirespot In your opinion, what is the best antivirus software for Windows 7? What antivirus software do you use to protect your computer? I am using Kaspersky Internet Security 2011. I have been using Kaspersky since 2005. From Windows XP and now using Windows 7, I still believe that Kaspersky is the best antivirus software Continue reading "What is the best antivirus software for Windows 7?"...

Hakin9 – Free IT Security Magazine

Hakin9 March 2011 issue Today I would like to share with you a free, online IT security magazine called, Hakin9. It contains a lot of useful IT security information which covers about practical guidelines regarding the latest hacking methods, as well as the ways of securing systems, network and applications. Hakin9 is released every month and you can download it for free from Continue reading "Hakin9 – Free IT Security Magazine"...

How to Secure Your Wireless Broadband Internet?

This guest post is by Techwriter of broadbandexpert.com. A wireless internet is one of the most advanced forms of internet technology in today's world and we all know that with improved technology comes improved responsibility and increased need for security. There is no doubt a wireless internet is very powerful and reliable but you should also consider and fix the major Continue reading "How to Secure Your Wireless Broadband Internet?"...