Security Knowledge [Apr, 25, 2013]

New Skype scam uses chat bots: Fake webcam girls want your credit card information

Emsisoft shows how a chat bot attempts to contact people through a contact request on Skype resulting in attempted credit card fraud.

Reviews & Awards [Apr, 11, 2013]

We did it! A perfect score of 100% in the AV-Comparatives Real-World Protection Test

Almost 10 years after we embarked on our journey to create the best possible antivirus product on earth, we have reached an important milestone. The renowned Austrian antivirus testing organization AV-Comparatives published the first real-world protection test in its 2013 test series. Emsisoft Anti-Malware celebrated its test debut with a perfect score – 100% infections […]

Alerts & Outbreaks [Apr, 8, 2013]

Phone fraud: Scammer uses Microsoft’s name to install malware

Phone fraud has been around for a long time. Nowadays, however, this tactic is also being used to infect your PC with malware. Unknown callers pretend to be employees of an established company and ask for remote access to solve a PC problem. The fraudsters preferably pose as technical support agents for Microsoft, but also […]