Anti-Virus Solutions

Antivirus solutions identify, quarantine and delete viruses. The dominant approach is to compare files in the computer against a database of known viruses. For this reason, antivirus software must be routinely updated. Another way in which antivirus solutions work is by monitoring machines for suspicious behavior that may be a sign of a virus. Antivirus software is packaged with a wide variety of security software, such as programs designed to combat spyware and rootkits.


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Patent Litigation Has Huge Ramifications for Open Source

Lora Bentley spoke with Dean Drako, CEO, Barracuda Networks. The open source security appliance company is currently involved in patent litigation with competitor Trend Micro over antivirus More >

Are Rootkits the Biggest Security Threat?

With Jim Gildea, director of North American Marketing, Grisoft.   Question: What is the difference between a traditional virus and a rootkit?Gildea: Viruses are more common afflictions to More >

The Desktop Security Landscape Changes

Carl Weinschenk spoke with Jon Oltsik, senior analyst, Enterprise Strategy Group.   Weinschenk: What is changing about desktop security?Oltsik: A couple of things. One is that the threat More >

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