Many companies are trying to decide whether antivirus software is worth spending money on. For those that say no, guest blogger Cara Aley has some advice on the best free antivirus programs companies can choose.
In light of recent research highlighting the fact that traditional antivirus products fail to block zero-day malware, it’s important to know there are two other strategies you can use to protect your organization against it.
A recent study tested 40 antivirus software products — and not a single one detected any of the 82 new malware samples thrown at them. That’s right, zero. What gives?
It’s not often that a major software vendor gets hit with two major blows in the same month – but that’s exactly what happened to security firm Sophos recently.
Businesses rely on antivirus software to keep malicious programs off the company network. A recent study suggests they shouldn’t be relied on too much.