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Viruses and malware explained

This simple guide will help you understand the different forms of viruses and malware. Knowledge is the best way to defend yourself against hackers online.


Aussie identity theft hits 772,000

More than 772,000 Australians have fallen victim to identify theft over the past 12 months costing each victim an average of just over $4000.


ISIS malicious email warning

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is warning computer users against opening any emails that refer to an ISIS threat, as they may contain a malicious virus.


Best free antivirus for Mac and PC

Is your computer secured? Get the best free virus protection for your Mac or PC.


Best internet browsers

Drew explains why you should consider changing browsers.


Is your computer infected?

According to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), approximately 10,000 Australian internet users’ computers are currently infected with a type of malware called a DNSChanger. If you don't remove it by 9 July 2012, you won't be able to connect to the internet. Drew explains how to check if you are infected.


Free Anti-Virus Software for Apple Mac

Contrary to popular opinion, Apple Macs are susceptible to many of the same viruses which infect PCs. Whilst the Mac is vastly better at protection from viruses, anti-virus software is still advisable. So which should you choose?