AV / Antivirus stories
Majority of IT decision-makers to boost cybersecurity budgets in 2024
Infosecurity Europe reports a significant rise in cybersecurity budgets for 2024, with 69% of UK IT leaders expecting an increase, predominantly in cloud security and incident response.
ReasonLabs uncovers cashback scam in torrented video game files
Cybersecurity firm ReasonLabs exposes massive cashback scam in torrented video games, compromising user's personal information.
CrowdStrike unveils Falcon Go for SMB cybersecurity
CrowdStrike's new Falcon Go revolutionizes SMB cybersecurity, offering AI-driven protection against modern threats.
ManageEngine expands EPP with antivirus capability
ManageEngine has announced the addition of the next-generation antivirus capability in its unified endpoint management solution.
McAfee products now available at Officeworks in Australia
The introduction of McAfee in the market will make it easier for Australian consumers to keep their personal information safe and private.
Plan Radar gives pointers on construction data security
It is easy for hackers to infiltrate construction data security systems through the internet or gain physical access via external contractors.
Hands-on review: Norton 360 Platinum
Norton 360 Platinum: comprehensive security suite for home users with customizable features and powerful antivirus protection.
The most common types of identity theft and top ten ways to avoid it
1 in 5 New Zealanders have experienced identity theft, with 5% impacted in the past year. Learn the most common types and how to prevent it.
Avast One extends protection with Online Safety Score
Avast One has extended its cross-platform support by adding its Online Safety Score feature to both the Mac and iOS platforms of Avast One.
Kinly appoints Mark Kempson as newly-created position of consultancy & design head
Mark Kempson has been appointed as the consultancy and design head at a company aiming to seize new opportunities in the AV, UCC and Collaboration market.
Kodum appoints Melanie Davison as technical sales consultant
Melanie Davison joins Kodum team as tech sales consultant, offering expertise in AV and IT integration for clients in Auckland.
Kodum appoints Melanie Davison as Technical sales consultant
Melanie Davison joins Kodum as technical sales consultant, bringing 16 years of experience in IT sales and a passion for AV and technology.
Hands-on review: Norton 360 Premium
So it's been about a month since I reviewed Norton 360 for Gamers, and to my surprise, that was mostly a pleasant experience.
Research finds malware will sit for around 83 hours in an employees inbox before being noticed
Malicious emails go unnoticed in employees' inboxes for an average of 83 hours, according to research by Barracuda.
New ransomware Epsilon Red discovered - how it works
New ransomware Epsilon Red has been found by Sophos researchers who detail the tools, techniques, procedures, and behaviour of the attackers behind it.
Trend Micro launches new Cloud One service for open source software
Trend Micro has launched a new Cloud One service that finds vulnerabilities, improves visibility, and provides tracking automation for open source software.
Trend Micro given the highest score in threat prevention report
Trend Micro receives top score for threat prevention in independent research, named leader in Forrester report.
McAfee’s new expansion combines AI learning techniques with human analysis
McAfee has released a substantial expansion to its XDR platform aimed at proactively stopping targeted attacks.
NortonLifeLock introduces dark web monitoring to its security suite
NortonLifeLock launches dark web monitoring service in New Zealand, aiming to protect users' personal information and devices.
Cybersecurity market growing billions each year
The overall cybersecurity software revenue is expected to reach US$25.1 billion in revenue in 2020, growing 4.8% year-on-year.
Antivirus would have saved these businesses $71 billion in 2019
Firms could've saved £51bn in 2019 with better antivirus, finds study.
Hands-on review: Protect your family from cyberthreats with ESET Smart Security Premium
Holiday cyberscams spike; ESET's Security suite aims to shield families online.
Norton 360, best all-in-one internet safety package
A Norton 360 Premium one-year subscription protects up to five of your devices, including your Mac, PC, iOS, and Android devices.
Hands-on review: Norton Lifelock's Norton 360 security suite
Norton 360 launches in Australia and NZ, bolstering digital defences for the cybersecurity era.