Security firms warn of malicious QR codes
by Ashwani Mishra    Jan 27, 2012
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : none
Attackers can distribute malware by tricking users into scanning fake QR codes that lead to infected sites or applications.
AVG fortifies its cybercrime research labs
by CXOtoday Staff    Apr 16, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
AVG has fortified its virus research labs team to help fight cybercrime worldwide. This lab leverages its network of more than 110 million computers worldwide-each installed with AVG LinkScanner technology -- to detect exploit trends in...
AVG ships free emergency boot-up CD
by CXOtoday Staff    Mar 24, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
AVG has unveiled the AVG Rescue CD, which can be used to recover computers that are not able to boot or are infected in a way that will not allow normal operation. The Rescue CD will be available to all customers (including AVG Free customers)....
Differentiate between real and fake web sites
by CXOtoday Staff    Mar 02, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
VeriSign and AVG have announced an agreement to display the new VeriSign Trust Seal within AVG LinkScanner search results pages. VeriSign Trust Seal includes authentication for business and domain control, daily scanning of Web sites for...
Tags: AVG, Verisign
Internet Security Threats for 2010
by Sharon Lobo    Dec 09, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
Year on year the growth of various online threats, including spam, phishing, botnet activity, and malware has been on the rise. The reason -- cyber criminals are succeeding on such a scale and making so much money, that each year they are able...
AVG 9.0 for Business now Available
by CXOtoday Staff    Oct 27, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
"AVG's 9.0 small business solutions provide businesses with more powerful and streamlined protection that deliver improved administration, more robust protection, and faster performance - all without getting in the way of business,"...
'AVG 9.0 is Faster, Safer and Easier to Use'
by Sharon Lobo    Oct 07, 2009
Category : Interviews
Give us an overview of the enhancements in AVG 9.0?Compared to the previous version of AVG, AVG 9.0 is much faster, safer and easier to use. I will focus on these three key elements one by one.Faster: We have managed to reduce scanning time in...
AVG Launches AVG 8.5 for Indian SMEs
by CXOtoday Staff    Jun 11, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Security solutions provider AVG Technologies, has officially entered the Indian market with its security software AVG 8.5. the software is available for free and targets home and SMB users.JR Smith, CEO at AVG Technologies said, ...
Tags: Anti-virus, AVG