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

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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.
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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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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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