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  • Google’s Pandemonium extends to SMO

    May 5, 2011 • FeaturesComments Off on Google’s Pandemonium extends to SMO

    After Google rolled out the Panda Update – the biggest change to its algorithm in ten years – websites which do not offer what Google deems “quality” content have been scrambling to rescue plunging web rankings. However, it is not just SEO which has...

  • Google creates Pandemonium

    March 30, 2011 • FeaturesComments (2)

    Google has made its biggest change to their dynamic algorithm with the integration of the Panda update. The update has had major impact on US based search results with some websites experiencing a 50% decline in web traffic, while some sites have...

  • Top five urban myths in the IT security sector

    November 4, 2010 • SecurityComments Off on Top five urban myths in the IT security sector

    The IT security industry is no stranger to urban myths: stories that spread and, over time, become accepted as general truths. Global IT vendor Panda Security has been asking its community, mainly through Facebook and Twitter, which myths come to mind when...

  • 10 tell-tale signs of PC infection

    August 5, 2010 • SecurityComments Off on 10 tell-tale signs of PC infection

    Users are often advised to use an antivirus to check if their systems are infected, but with the current cyber-crime scenario, this is simply not enough. “It takes a least a basic grasp of security issues to work out if a computer is infected, and many...

  • Social network apps used to aid housebreaking

    July 8, 2010 • SecurityComments Off on Social network apps used to aid housebreaking

    With the boom in social networks and the numerous applications now available for sharing information across the Internet, global IT vendor Panda Security advises users to take extra precautions in order to prevent falling victim to computer fraud. “This...

  • Fake antivirus now hijacks, blocks computers

    October 23, 2009 • SecurityComments Off on Fake antivirus now hijacks, blocks computers

    Panda Security’s anti-malware laboratory has identified a new, more aggressive trend for selling fake antivirus programs or rogueware. Until now, when a computer was infected by this type of malware,...

  • Identity-theft surges in downturn

    September 3, 2009 • SecurityComments (2)

    Research by Panda Security, the global IT security vendor, has revealed that the number of users affected by malware designed for identity theft has increased 600% so far this year with respect to the same period in ...

  • Trojans 70% of new malware detected

    July 15, 2009 • SecurityComments Off on Trojans 70% of new malware detected

    Trojans accounted for 70% of all new malware between April and June 2009, according to data compiled in the latest PandaLabs Quarterly Report...

  • New version of Panda GateDefender Integra launched

    June 25, 2009 • SecurityComments (3)

    Panda Security has launched a new version of its UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliance, Panda GateDefender Integra...

  • Fake AVs lure victims using Ford as bait

    May 12, 2009 • SecurityComments (1)

    Panda Security’s antimalware laboratory has revealed that cyber-crooks are exploiting the current upheaval in America’s motor industry by launching a black hat SEO (Search Engine Optimization) attack...

  • Panda introduces thin-client security solution

    May 5, 2009 • SecurityComments Off on Panda introduces thin-client security solution

    Global IT security vendor, Panda Security, has announced the global beta release of Panda Cloud Antivirus, the industry’s first and only free cloud-based antivirus solution. The product has 50% less impact on PC performance when compared to the industry...

  • Panda forecasts 2009’s major IT threats

    January 12, 2009 • SecurityComments Off on Panda forecasts 2009’s major IT threats

    Panda Security, the global IT security vendor, has predicted a continuing increase in the amount of malware (viruses, worms, Trojans, etc.) in circulation in 2009. Between January and August 2008, Panda Security’s laboratory had detected as many malware...

  • Worms attack Facebook, MySpace

    December 5, 2008 • SecurityComments Off on Worms attack Facebook, MySpace

    Panda Security has detected Boface.G, a new worm that uses the Facebook and MySpace social networks to spread. “Worms are programmes that make copies of themselves in different places on a computer,” says Jeremy Matthews, head of Panda Security’s...

  • PandaLabs lists Halloween’s scariest malware

    November 3, 2008 • SecurityComments Off on PandaLabs lists Halloween’s scariest malware

    Halloween is a night of costumes, witches and monsters – and all too often fear. This year Panda has listed the most terrifying examples of malware, which no matter how they are disguised, you should never invite to your party… or your computer: Read full...

  • Financial crisis triggers cyber-crime surge

    October 29, 2008 • SecurityComments Off on Financial crisis triggers cyber-crime surge

    Panda Security has issued a security alert that reveals a direct correlation between the recent stock market volatility and the growth of new threats...

  • New Panda Managed Office Protection offers cost reduction and greater profitability to Africa’s channel

    October 27, 2008 • SecurityComments Off on New Panda Managed Office Protection offers cost reduction and greater profitability to Africa’s channel

    Panda Security, a global leader in IT security, has presented Panda Managed Office Protection to the Channel. This Web-based subscription service for professionals (SOHO), SMBs and companies with branch offices will help drive Channel sales, as it is a...