Kaspersky Releases A CoinVault Ransomware Remover

Chalk one up for the good guys. Anti-virus maker Kaspersky has released an fix for those suffering from the CoinVault ransomware, a piece of software that encrypts your private files and decrypts them

As Microsoft Support for XP Expires, Antivirus Vendors Pick Up The Slack

As you might be aware Microsoft support for Windows XP expires today, which means that the company will stop issuing security patches. Around 30 percent of you have ignored all warnings up until now a

Malware Finds People Searching For Pirated Simpsons Episodes

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/simpsonsdm.jpg" />Just a friendly heads-up for those of you looking to stay as safe as possible in your online travels. A post on Kaspers

Back To School: Trying Our Best To Stay Safe Online In 2010

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/btssafe.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/back-to-school/">Students</a>! As anyone on a Windows machine who has visited good

Hardware anti-virus patent awarded to Russian lab

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/virus.jpg" />The Russian Kaspersky Lab has itself a shiny, new U.S. patent for a "hardware-based anti-virus system." The basic idea is to