OpenDNS DNSCrypt: Encrypt DNS Traffic, Secure Yourself From Eavesdropping, Man-in-the-middle Attacks

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OpenDNS DNSCrypt is an open-source DNS encryption tool. In layman terms, DNSCrypt is a tool for securing communications between a client and a DNS resolver (more on this later). Basically, it secures your connection from eavesdropping and man-in-the-middle attacks. Thus, hugely increasing your web … [Read more...]

Disable Gadgets In Windows 7, Vista: Vulnerabilities in Gadgets Could Allow Remote Code Execution

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Microsoft originally introduced desktop gadgets in Windows Vista operating system and continued supporting them in Windows 7 operating system. As the release of Windows 8 final version is coming near, there were reports that indicate that Microsoft will remove desktop gadgets from Windows 8 … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s July 2012 Patch Tuesday: Critical Internet Explorer 9 Vulnerability Patch, Nine Security Bulletins

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Microsoft has issued nine security bulletins as advanced bulletin notification for July 2012 Patch Tuesday. The nine security bulletins fixes 16 issues in the Windows operating system, Internet Explorer, Visual Basic for Applications, and Microsoft Office. Out of the nine security … [Read more...]

ACAD/Medre.A Worm Uncovered: Steals AutoCAD Design Files From Peru and Other Countries, Sends Them To China

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Security watchers have discovered ACAD/Medre.A worm that specially targets design files created in the popular computer-aided design (CAD) software AutoCAD. Security researchers recently uncovered high-profile, high-tech malicious code like Stuxnet, Duqu and Flamer, which were suspected to be … [Read more...]

Kaspersky Security Scan: Free Cloud-Based Malware Scanner

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Kaspersky Labs released a new free cloud scanner, called Kaspersky Security Scan. Kaspersky Security Scan retrieves malware information from the cloud and scans your computer to find the latest threats. Kaspersky's free cloud scanner doesn't replaces your regular antivirus because it lacks … [Read more...]

Attention: Microsoft Releases Patch Tuesday For June 2012, Patch Your Systems Now

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Microsoft has issued "Patch Tuesday" for June 2012. Total seven security bulletins are released. These seven bulletins address security issues in Windows, Internet Explorer, and the .NET Framework. Three of these seven bulletins are rated critical, the highest possible rating by Microsoft. The … [Read more...]

Flame, Flamer, Skywiper: What You Should Know? How To Scan Your PC For Flame Infection?

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The Internet is abuzz about the latest most advanced and complex threat called "Flame" (also known as Flamer or Skywiper) after Duqu and Stuxnet. Flamer malware has been seen infecting computers particularly in the Middle East countries. Flamer was recently discovered by The Iranian Computer … [Read more...]