Why buy commercial products when there are open-source security tools?

Why buy commercial products when there are open-source security tools?

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEOpen source security tools abound, so take advantage of them and avoid paying for commercial products if...

March 20th, 2007 Ellen Messmer

Windows OneCare global release on Jan. 30

Windows OneCare global release on Jan. 30

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEMicrosoft Corp. will begin the international roll-out of its consumer security software on Jan. 30 when it...

January 23rd, 2007 Jeremy Kirk

Flaw found in Symantec antivirus

Flaw found in Symantec antivirus

Security researchers at eEye Digital Security Inc. have discovered a serious flaw in Symantec Corp.'s enterprise antivirus software that could...

May 25th, 2006 Robert McMillan

Linux not viewed as vulnerable

Linux not viewed as vulnerable

When the Indiana Department of Education rolled out PCs running Linux to schools last year, it installed open-source antivirus software...

May 11th, 2006 Eric Lai

New virus can pass from PCs to mobile devices

New virus can pass from PCs to mobile devices

A security association is reporting what it says is the first virus that can pass from a PC to a...

February 28th, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Kama Sutra virus unlikely to cause widespread damage

Kama Sutra virus unlikely to cause widespread damage

Comment on this articleA virus that is scheduled to begin deleting files on Friday from infected Windows computers is unlikely...

February 2nd, 2006 Jeremy Kirk

Santa Claus worm strikes IM clients

Santa Claus worm strikes IM clients

The Santa Claus worm doesn't care whether you've been naughty or nice, but it's making a list of PCs to...

December 20th, 2005 Tom Krazit

Test our security service, says Microsoft

Test our security service, says Microsoft

Microsoft Corp. has invited consumers to test the latest beta version of its Windows OneCare Live security service, the company...

November 30th, 2005 Peter Sayer

Microsoft to roll virus, spyware protection into one

Microsoft to roll virus, spyware protection into one

Microsoft Corp.'s much anticipated entry into the antivirus market is set to take a step forward Thursday with the unveiling...

October 6th, 2005 Robert McMillan