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F-Secure App Permissions

The folks at F-Secure make an excellent non permissions required app for Android based phones that I recommend you run on your phone. The new app has some nice new feedback features and an improved UI.
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Hosts file is detected as malware in Windows Defender

• You install Windows 8. • You change the Hosts file by specifying custom IP-address-to-host-name mappings to prevent users from browsing to some websites. • You run a scan in Microsoft Windows Defender. In this scenario, the Hosts file...
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Spyware Blaster Database Update Aug. 27 2012

• 35 new items in the database. • 35 new IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted Zone Entries. • No new entires for Mozilla. • 15480 total items in the database.
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Spyware Blaster Database Update June 27 2012

• 17 new IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted Zone entries • No new entries for Mozilla • 15350 total items in the database
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Spyware Blaster Database Update June 16 2012

• 15249 total items in database. • 24 new IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted Zone Entries • None for Mozilla And a another reminder javacool software is now BrightFort
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Spyware Blaster database updated May 23 2012

• 15206 total items in database • 29 new IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted site zone entries • No new entries for Mozilla

Spyware Blaster Database Update Dec 22 | 2011

Hi, Total Items in the database • 14484 • No new IE CLSID's • 56 New IE Restricted Sites • No new entries for Mozilla Ensure you enable full protection once you have fetched the download More

Spyware Blaster Database Update Dec 07 | 2011

Hi, • 14828 total new items in database • 57 New • 6 New IE CLSIDs • 51 New IE Restricted sites • No new entries for Mozilla Ensure you enable full protection once you have fetched the download. More
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SpywareBlaster 4.5 released

• Overview • System requirements • Installation and upgrading tips

Spyware Blaster database update 25 Nov 2011

• 14771 total items in database • 33 new IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted Sites • None for Mozilla

Spyware Blaster Database Update Nov 08 2011

14738 Total Items in Database 19 New IE CLSID's • No new IE Restricted Sites • No new entries for Firefox

Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for November 2011

Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for November 2011 This is an advance notification of security bulletins that Microsoft is intending to release on November 8, 2011. More Information

Adobe Flash Player Clickjacking Issue

The Adobe PSIRT Team has issued a response the Clickjacking issue has been fixed.

Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player, Adobe Reader and Acrobat | Vulnerability identifier APSA11-02

A critical vulnerability exists in Flash Player 10.2.153.1 and earlier versions (Adobe Flash Player 10.2.154.25 and earlier for Chrome users) for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, Adobe Flash Player 10.2.156.12 and earlier versions for Android, and...

Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for April 2011

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms11-apr.mspx

Microsoft Security Advisory | Fraudulent Digital Certificates Could Allow Spoofing

<paste> Executive Summary Microsoft is aware of nine fraudulent digital certificates issued by Comodo, a certification authority present in the Trusted Root Certification Authorities Store on all supported versions of Microsoft Windows. Comodo advised...

How to defang the Fake Defragmenter

<quote> We are tracking the trails of this fake " System Defragmenter " software since its first appearance last October 2010, and have warned our customers in our earlier post about this trojan software. In this follow-up post, we give...

Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification for March 2011

Microsoft Security Bulletin Advance Notification issued: March 3, 2011 Microsoft Security Bulletins to be issued: March 8, 2011 http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms11-mar.mspx

Flash Player 9 no longer supported

As of February 8, 2011 Flash Player 9 is no longer supported. Adobe will no longer provide security updates for Flash Player 9 and recommends that all Flash Player users on supported systems upgrade to the most recent version of the player through the...

Security Advisory for Adobe Reader and Acrobat | Vulnerability identifier: APSB11-03

Adobe is planning to release updates for Adobe Reader X (10.0) for Windows and Macintosh, Adobe Reader 9.4.1 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, Adobe Acrobat X (10.0) for Windows and Macintosh, and Adobe Acrobat 9.4.1 and earlier versions...
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