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computer security

The protection resulting from all measures to deny unauthorized access and exploitation of friendly computer systems. Also called COMPUSEC. See also communications security.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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'Terrorists opened fire on PC security guard who embraced Shahadat (martyrdom).
The security guard deployed at the entrance of the main hotel building challenged them on which the armed terrorists opened fire on PC security guard who embrace Shahadat.
Singapore, Singapore, May 12, 2016 --(PR.com)-- SecureAge Technology has released an update to SecureAPlus, a PC security solution that combines multiple cloud anti-viruses with Universal AV and its powerful application whitelisting, to add support for multiple languages.
Jim Hickey, the owner of Bigfoot PCS in Veneta, will present a program dealing with PC security, specifically preventive maintenance - how do avoid viruses and how to identify and get rid of viruses if, and most likely, when, you fall victim to one or more; he will explain about common scams and hacker tricks and provide tips and tricks to keep your computer safe; free; 541-935-7512.
Avast Software, maker of the most trusted mobile and PC security in the world, protects 230 million people and businesses with its security applications.
Avast Software maker of the most trusted mobile and PC security in the world, protects 230 million people and businesses with its security applications.
it seems this staple of PC security updates is here to stay.
Protegent Antivirus & Internet Security solution comes as an answer to all your PC security worries in today's risky internet environment.
But there is justified concern that after April 2014 (when Microsoft finally stops releasing fixes and patches for Windows XP), organizations running the operating system could be targeted by hackers using exploits that Microsoft and its partners in the PC security software industry are as yet unaware of.
See our previous story, Beyond antivirus software: Eclectic PC security tools for system-wide audits , for what you can do to tighten your PC's security.
17 -- McAfee today announced significant enhancements to its portfolio of consumer PC security products - McAfee Total Protection 2013, McAfee Internet Security 2013 and McAfee AntiVirus Plus 2013 - with new features that address social network dangers, as well as more powerful performance and scanning functionality.