fake anti-virus

Norton Antivirus tech support scam lands Symantec reseller in hot water

Symantec has terminated an agreement with one of its partners after a rival security firm caught the reseller using fake anti-virus warnings to lure customers into purchasing Norton at a bloated price.

David Bisson reports.


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Bogus anti-virus apps in the official Windows Phone and Android app stores

Always be careful about what you download – even if it comes from an official app store.

Kaspersky researchers find bogus versions of their products in the Windows Phone and Android stores.


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Seen the Tapsnake virus warning on your Android? Here’s what you need to know

Android users risk being duped by scareware adverts, that try to fool them into thinking that their devices are infected by malicious software.


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