On October 2 at Virus Bulletin’s VB2015 conference in Prague, Virus Bulletin Editor Martijn Grooten announced that Anand Bodke, Abhishek Karnik, Sanchit Karve, and Raj Samani from McAfee Labs have won the Péter Ször Award. The award is given annually for the best piece of technical security research published during the year. Sanchit Karve accepts […]

As the nights get longer and Halloween approaches, it’s natural for our minds to drift toward the things that lurk in the shadows, particularly those in the unsavory recesses of the Internet. That’s why it’s so fitting that National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) is always in October. Since its inception under the leadership of the […]

Apps! They help us make the most of our time and bring ease in our busy lifestyle with just a few clicks on our smartphone. Everyone has that one app that they just can’t do without. Be it an indispensable communication app, or to hail a cab in the end of an exhaustive party, or […]

You may not have heard of celebrity Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Armin Van Buuren, but chances are, your music-savvy kids have searched online for the radio personality who has garnered the #1 spot as Intel Security’s 2015 Most Dangerous Celebrities™. According to this year’s ninth annual study (see graphic, right), searching for the latest […]

Every day we’re faced with choices. Chocolate or vanilla? Cats or dogs? Ketchup or mustard? Pizza or salad? Pizza, always choose pizza. These everyday choices are all about personal preference, but they have a big impact on the way we live and even the way the world around us runs. If consumers only preferred ketchup, […]