Posts Tagged ‘anti-phishing’

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 Review

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

This product is ranked very highly, and it does provide an all-in-one solution for a number of security and privacy issues … but it also sounds like there are still a few bugs that need to be worked out.

Bitdefender Total Security 2016 is Bitdefender’s flagship security program for the Windows operating system. The 2016 version is the latest version currently, but we will update the review when the company releases updates. Bitdefender maintains a wide range of products for Windows and other operating systems. Total Security 2016 offers all features of the company’s Antivirus Plus and Internet Security products which are both available as commercial versions as well.


Gmail Adds Detailed Sender Information to Improve Security

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

This will definitely help; I’m surprised it took so long …

When I was working in tech support for a large German financial corporation I regularly had to deal with support requests by customers who received phishing emails. It took a lot to convince the majority of customers that those phishing emails were not sent by the company, but by criminals. Especially fake email addresses were a problem, as many could not understand that it was possible to fake the email sender.