Back to School PC Security: Protect Your Computers with SecureAPlus Antivirus for Free

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Back to School-Protect Your Computers with SecureAPlus Antivirus for Free

Back to school time is here and it’s that time of the year to help students and educators stay safe online by protecting computers and laptops from harmful digital threats such as ransomware, malware, and virus. You may be wondering:  “What is the big deal about this thing?” According to a survey conducted by Intel Security in the United Kingdom (UK) with 1,000 students, half of them have no security software installed on any of their devices. Windows devices, especially desktops and laptops, contain information important information and by tapping onto any available public Wi-Fi to go online, students and … Read More

Maintenance of SecureAge Technology Servers

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The SecureAge Technology servers will be temporarily shutdown for maintenance on the following date: 17 December 2016 (Saturday) @ 0800H – 2000H SGT For information on when this is on your time zone please visit the following URL: View Maintenance Schedule in Other Timezone Note that the core protection of SecureAPlus from Application Control & Application Whitelisting will still be fully functional and that any untrusted applications will still be blocked from running. The same is also true for Jotti 2nd Opinion Scanning and the Offline AV (if enabled). During this time the following services are affected: SecureAPlus & SecureAge … Read More

The Value of a Good Anti-Virus Software

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Through the times viruses and now malware has evolved in the way it distributes itself – taking full advantage of the Internet and turning itself into a much larger threat than ever before. Just as viruses have made themselves available and propagating over the web, downloadable anti-virus software are now easily accessible, and a lot of them are free. So the question beckons, in a time when viruses and malware multiple and reinvent at an alarming pace, how has anti-virus software remain relevant? What features should people be looking for in order find good value in antivirus software? ESSENTIAL FEATURES … Read More

Malware Removal Programs: Everything You Need to Know

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Malware removal tools are a dime a dozen these days. It goes to show how big of a problem malware is. But what is the difference between a malware removal tool & anti-malware software? A quick Google Search of the term “malware removal tool” or even “malware removal programs” shows the usual suspects in the consumer IT security industry. So to answer the question, they’re basically the same thing. The main difference is that people who search for these programs this way have the mindset that they’ve already been infected and are looking into a way to essentially find and … Read More

Spyware in a Much Connected World

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Spyware was not always used for nefarious purposes. In fact spyware was originally used as tracking software that was intended for legitimate use such as for employee productivity monitoring (under legal circumstances) and even parental control. Even it’s use for advertising was originally intended to make things better with contextual ads designed to appeal to the most relevant needs of users who browse the web instead of simply making one-size fits all ads on the internet that often miss their mark and run out of budget before they even reach the right audience. From Tracking to Spyware But it’s when … Read More

Keeping PCs Safe with Application Control & Whitelisting

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Keeping PCs Safe with Application Control & Whitelisting

A PC is always prone to a myriad of threats that come in the form of viruses, malware, and other types of malicious files. Fortunately, there are a lot of antivirus, anti-malware, and anti-spyware solutions that are available, and most of them are free. However, it is an entirely different matter when it’s the user who allowed malicious threats into the PC. This can happen unknowingly via a zero-day threat bypassing the detection rate of even the best of antiviruses. Alternatively, an infection can happen simply by another user who has equal access to the PC to ignore anti-virus prompts … Read More

How Essential is Anti-Virus Software for Your Business?

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How Essential is Antivirus Software for Your Business

Nowadays, there are many businesses that turn to the internet to further widen their reach. Having your own site has been useful in letting more customers have access to the products and services that you offer. But of course, there are a lot of risks that comes with the use of connected computers in business. There is always the matter of human interference – hackers who would intrude your website to gain your clients’ information such as credit card numbers. And then there’s also the problem of viruses and malware wreaking havoc either simply do harm or to extort money. … Read More

Winning the War against Malware with Modern Antivirus Software

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Winning the War against Malware with Modern Antivirus Software

If you’ve been watching the news on IT security, the recent declaration of the United Nations on cyber being the newest field of war might have been the biggest yet expected development yet. So let’s get the facts straight, prior to this announcement the officially recognized fields of war were land, sea, air, and space. All of which could be tied to evolutionary spaces by which human conflict can transpire, wars traditionally are waged in land, dominance of the seas ensured bountiful trade routes, air superiority was key to winning wars early, and then there was the space race. What … Read More

Why are Malware Scanners Important to Protect Your Modern Business?

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Why are Malware Scanners Important to Protect Your Modern Business

If you’re an entrepreneur aspiring for success, you know how important it is to keep the files in your business computers safe. Unfortunately, as more and more business processes start moving into the Internet of Things (IoT) to increase efficiency while also reducing costs, important files become more prone to the dangers of malware and viruses. Generally speaking, malware is an umbrella term that covers all forms of malicious software. Viruses, which are designed to wreak havoc and destroy data used to be the most popular form of threat. These days, people with nefarious intent are more interested in in … Read More

Getting 24/7 PC Protection against Virus & Malware with SecureAPlus

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24/7 PC Protection against Virus & Malware with SecureAPlus

Getting protected all 24 hours of the day and all 7 days of the week against viruses and malware is key to having a safe and productive Windows PC. However, keeping up with the hundreds and thousands of threats trying to invade your PC is a daunting task for just about anybody. Even the top free antivirus protection vendors today are barely fast enough to cover the most easily identifiable fresh malware. New viruses and malware are simply fast moving targets that antiviruses have no choice but to play catch up via virus definition updates, software updates, and vulnerability patches. … Read More