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Windows 7: McAfee: Malware Threat Biggest in 4 Yrs, Puts "Mac Fanboys" on Notice

04 Sep 2012   #1
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64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
McAfee: Malware Threat Biggest in 4 Yrs, Puts "Mac Fanboys" on Notice

While most of us were relaxing over the Memorial Day weekend, the folks at McAfee were finishing up the security firm's second quarter Threat Report (PDF) for 2012. In it, McAfee Labs noted a 1.5 million increase in malware since the previously quarter, as well as a number of new threats like mobile "drive-by downloads" and using Twitter to control mobile botnets. All combined, McAfee detected the largest number of malware in four years.
Read more at source:
Maximum PC | McAfee Says Malware Threat Biggest It's Been in Four Years, Puts "Mac Fanboys" on Notice

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04 Sep 2012   #2

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit

Oh how cool just what we need more threats to worry about
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08 Sep 2012   #3

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Windows 7 Home Premium x86 Service Pack 1 - Linux Mint Mate 14 x64

My android with protected with AVG AV (: so my phone should be protected, have regular automatic updates and scans produced automatically by the AVG app too.
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