Category Archives: Adware & Malware

The malware landscape has shifted – These online threats are waiting for you in 2016

The following article was recently posted on the Emsisoft blog. It’s an excellent malware primer that can help take some of the confusion out of understanding the different kinds of malware that lurk around every corner of the Web.  We’ve edited the article slightly. We thank the Emsisoft team for allowing us to share this… Read More »

Microsoft Plays Games With Silverlight

Microsoft Plays Games With Silverlight To play certain videos, like Netflix and videos on Microsoft’s site,  you’ll need to install Microsoft Silverlight. And we’ve hammered Sun (Java) and Adobe (Flash Player) for trying to sneak software unto people’s computers or hijack their search engine and/or browser Start page. It’s bad enough that Sun Java and… Read More »