The folks over at AV-TEST are at it again. The independent German security institute has performed a new study to determine the best antivirus for Windows 10 business users. And the enterprise results have almost no surprises, with the big names leading the pack once again. Big names like Bitdefender Endpoint...

Does Windows 10 Need Antivirus Software? Does windows 10 need antivirus protection? Well whether you’ve recently upgraded to Windows 10 or you’re thinking about it, a good question to ask is, “Do I need antivirus software?”. Well, technically, no. Microsoft has Windows Defender, a legitimate antivirus protection plan...

Microsoft has made Windows Defender a strong contender for top notch security on its OS, but there are a few other excellent Windows 10 antivirus programs available for home users. Which have been carefully compiled by the folks over at AV-TEST. The independent German security software testing firm is here to lend you...

Intel has announced Accelerated Memory Scanning, which is a fancy way of naming a technology that enables virus scanning with GPU power. And Windows 10 is the first to use it. Basically, the deal is that virus scanners will be able to rely on graphics chips in order to look for malware on Windows computers —...

The miners are running amok! Microsoft is here with some new research showing just how much of a concern cryptocurrency mining has become lately. And how Windows 10 protects against it. Or Windows Defender, rather. As Redmond revealed in this study, mining for digital coins is gradually replacing other types of...

WDAG. Microsoft has confirmed that it is bringing the enterprise focused security feature to its main platform, with the reveal that Windows 10 Pro users will get access to the Windows Defender Application Guard. The idea is to make the OS even more secure than it already is. Part of the upcoming Redstone 4 update,...

macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android, you name it. Microsoft has partnered with three security firms to make Windows Defender ATP available on other platforms to detect and mitigate security risks. The three security vendors are namely Bitdefender, Lookout, and Ziften. Redmond provided the details in this post, revealing...

AI is taking over the world! Microsoft launched its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection solution last year, providing enterprise customers with a powerful new tool. One that they can uses to detect, investigate, and respond to advanced attacks on their networks. It was very well received, and several...

One of the most compelling new features that Microsoft is working on for Windows 10 is Windows Defender ATP, Advanced Threat Protection for short. This new addition has been designed to streamline security for users, and the Redmond based technology company has extensively detailed many of the options that are...

The SmartScreen filter technology was initially designed for Internet Explorer to protect users from malicious websites and web applications. But it has now become a part of the operating system itself. Microsoft implemented the SmartScreen feature directly into the OS, so files are now screened to check whether they...