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    • Free Malwarebytes Software for PC’s If you have a Natwest or RBS online bank account you can get free Malwarebytes (not AV). Combine that with any good free antivirus and you're good to go. Mine by choice is Avast for AV and Malware scanning, I especially like the User interface as others can be not as user friendly and always prompting to upgrade etc. its free and not made in Russia or China  This applies to all RBS Group banks...If you have a Natwest or RBS online bank account y...

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    • Fake News – Malicious ‘Corona Anti-Virus’ Software Discovered Fake News - Malicious 'Corona Anti-Virus' Software Discovered - infosecurity-magazine.com Researchers at Malwarebytes have unearthed a website advertising fake anti-virus software it claims can protect people from contracting the real human virus COVID-19. In what comes across as a bizarrely comic case of miscommunication, the site (antivirus-covid19[.]site) offers users the chance to "Downloa...Fake News - Malicious 'Corona Anti-Virus' Software...

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    • Avast pulls plug on insecure JavaScript engine in its security software suite Avast pulls plug on insecure JavaScript engine in its security software suite https://www.theregister.co.uk/2020/03/13/avast_javascript_security/ Code interpreter ran with admin-level access, not sand-boxed, potentially open to remote-code execution Avast has disabled a component in its Windows anti-malware suite that posed, ironically enough, a significant security risk. https://twitter.com/t...Avast pulls plug on insecure JavaScript engine in ...

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    • Where is Your Antivirus Made and Does that Really Matter? I read the other day a very interesting article regarding where Antivirus programs are made and does it really matter. https://askbobrankin.com/where_is_your_antivirus_made.html Given also Bloomberg News recently published an article suggesting that Moscow-based antivirus developer Kaspersky Lab is a tool of Russia’s FSB, maybe we should be a little more aware of whom we trust with protecting...I read the other day a very interesting article re...

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