November 2014

The New and Improved Quick Heal 16.00 is Finally Here – What’s New


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Keeping up with the tradition of serving our customers with salient new features every year, we are proud to announce that the new and improved Quick Heal 16.00 has now arrived. The famed R&D center at Quick Heal constantly strives to create new products that are aligned with the customer...

Your WhatsApp Messages are Now Encrypted and More Secure


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A wave of delight has started to sweep away 600 million users of the most popular messaging app WhatsApp. The company has released an update to its Android app that will have a strong end-to-end encryption by default. What does this mean for you? Scroll down to know. The recent...

Top 10 Security Blog Posts by Quick Heal


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As we near the end of yet another terrific year, we bring to you the top 10 security blog posts by Quick Heal. These posts were the most read and commented on by our readers. Scroll down to begin. Simple Privacy Tips for WhatsApp Users WhatsApp took the SMS technology...

Apple Malware in-the-wild and Other IT Security News


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WireLurker – A new Apple malware spotted in-the-wild For all those who still mistakenly believe that Apple Macs are immune from viruses and do not need antivirus protection, this piece of IT security news may come as a bit of a surprise. This new threat is called WireLurker and it...

5 Android Lollipop Security Features to Protect Your Device


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Android 5.0 aka Lollipop aka Android L is the new kid on the block, and it once more showcases Google’s ability to change the game. With the new Material Design UI, you will find that Android 5.0 is unlike any other Android version released so far. The new Nexus 9...

Pirate Bay Founder Convicted and other IT Security News & Updates


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We have got some interesting IT security news lined up from this week including the cyberattack on White House and how Swiss bank customers are being targeted by hackers. Now Hackers Reach for the White House Looks like even the White House is not invincible against cyber criminals. News were...