4 Things to Consider When Assessing Device Posture for Effective Network Access Control

Guest blogger Benny Czarny explains one of the main reasons to have a NAC system in place is to keep risky devices from connecting to your organization’s network. Unfortunately, simply purchasing a NAC solution is not going to guarantee your protection.

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How does anti-malware work?

For the better part of 20 years, cybersecurity remained mostly under the public awareness radar. It was not exactly a topic for discussion at the Griswold family Christmas party. Mom in 1995: You’re doing what, Timmy? Making antivirus? I thought you did something with computers, not medicine! Fighting cybercrime fell squarely on the shoulders of…

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Vonteera Adware Uses Certificates to Disable Anti-Malware

Vonteera crossed a line when it decided to actively disable anti-malware and anti-virus software. They used certificates to pull that off.

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Three Reasons Why Anti-Virus Alone is No Longer Enough

The malware ecosystem has changed drastically in the past 10 years, to the point that the old precautions are just no longer enough. Here are the three top reasons why traditional anti-virus isn’t enough anymore.

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FAQs about Mac adware

What is adware? Hey! Do you want to lose 15 lbs. in 15 days? Click here for the amazing secret! (Close window.) How about this juice cleanse? (Close window.) You’ll never have to eat solid food again! (Close window.) Looks like you might have a virus. Install this antivirus solution now! (Click.) That. That’s adware….

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