security

The Ten Cities With The Highest Online Risks Of Cybercrime In 2012

Symantec, the makers of Norton Antivirus and other products, teamed up with Sperling’s BestPlaces, an independent research firm, to uncover the ten US cities with the highest risk of cybercrime. This was determ...

The Best Wireless Routers

bva deploys a lot of of wireless units in our business operations and sifting through all of the vendor products and choosing which router is best suited for your purposes is a tough task sometimes. Do you need...

A new version of Alureon is changing the malware game

A new version of the Alureon rootkit family has appeared, and is utilizing new techniques to avoid detection and removal. Read more about it here: https://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/new-version-alureon-ups-ante...

Fake Antivirus removal tool

Trend Micro has released a tool designed to target & help remove fake antivirus threats.  You can download the tool here Some of the threats it detects are: Alpha Antivirus Antivirus 2010 Antivirus Action A...

Malware Terminology

The Information Technology world has a definite jargon of its own, which can be confusing to both the end users and (sometimes) to the IT people themselves. One of our biggest problems these days is Malware (ma...

Mac Users Beware Of Malware

Do you think your Mac is immune to malware infections? If you said Yes, you would be wrong. Although there may not be as much malware for a Mac as there is for Windows, you should still not be caught sleeping. ...

Certain Key Words in Searches Attract Malware

Have you ever gone on the web and searched for “free stuff?” I know I have quite a bit, and did not realize the risk I was putting myself in. According to a study done by McAfee released in September of 2010, y...

VMware, LG Implement Virtualization on Android Based Phone

As smart phones are becoming the standard these days, it becomes challenging for businesses to keep track of and handle all of the personal devices that are compatible with the corporate environment. Well that ...

Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 SP1

Its official, Microsoft has announced that on February 22nd they are releasing SP1 for both Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. What the service pack includes: All of the previous updates and fixes that have ...