There was once a time when Windows computers were notorious for being infected with viruses, spyware and malware.
security companies pumped out solutions as quickly as new threats
emerged, while Microsoft tried as hard as it could to release software
updates and patches to close off alarming vulnerabilities in its
With a significantly safer OS and tighter code, Windows 7 and now Windows 8 computers are running more smoothly than ever.
But a new security landscape is emerging. It’s one where the threats are as nimble and elusive as the devices on which they run.
operating system Android is finding its way into the palms of people’s
hands — and so are security threats looking to exploit the open
Roel Schouwenberg, a senior researcher at
Kaspersky Lab, says that the number of mobile malware threats is growing
at exponential rates.