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Top offers for cyberthreats and security software for September 2019

Explore this week’s top software for virus protection and device security. Take advantage of current offers on privacy control and cyberthreats for a stress free and safe life. PCWorld has the latest offers and coupons on electronics...

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$100 Off 3-camera surveillance package from Deep Sentinel - Deal Alert

Deep Sentinel is the only home security technology that delivers the experience of a personal guard on every customer's home. Right now our code will activate a $100 discount on their 3-camera surveillance package.

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How to save on top-picked smartphones, iPads and streaming services

Shopping for tech and electronics can be difficult and expensive without the right tools. Get maximum discounts on all your favorite brands such as Hulu, Walmart and Motley Fool. Use these top discounts and promo codes to get the...

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Windows Sandbox: How to use Microsoft's simple virtual Windows PC to secure your digital life

Microsoft's Windows Sandbox creates a safe space where you can try suspicious software or sites without risking your 'real' PC. Here's how to use it.

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The best privacy and security apps for Android

Forget malware scanners or over-the-top security suites: These are the apps that'll actually improve your security and protect your privacy on Android.

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Android security: Analysis, advice, and next-level knowledge

Expand your Android security knowledge with this comprehensive collection of level-headed resources.

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Microsoft is better at documenting patch problems, but issues abound

For years we’ve been flailing around in the dark after bad patches wreaked havoc on Windows PCs. It often took days, or weeks, to identify bugs based on sporadic reports. The last two months have seen improvement, but there's still a...

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Malwarebytes Premium review: A fast, efficient security program with an unusual approach

Malwarebytes is a popular app for scanning infected computers, but can it be your full-time security suite?

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The star of WWDC wasn’t the Mac Pro or Dark Mode. It was privacy

Apple unveiled a lot of new features during WWDC, but none was bigger than its privacy push.

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NSA warns that 'BlueKeep' vulnerability in Windows XP and Windows 7 is especially dangerous

The National Security Agency has joined Microsoft in warning that a recent vulnerability for Windows 7 and Windows XP is "wormable" and can be exploited by malware without user intervention.

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Freedome VPN review: A good VPN backed by a well-known security company

F-Secure's Freedome is a good VPN with extra security features that users will appreciate.

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Best new Windows 10 security features: Windows Sandbox, more update options

Here's what you need to know about each security update to Windows 10 as they roll out from Microsoft. Now updated for the 1903 feature release.

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Surfshark review: A solid VPN newcomer with some nice features

Surfshark only started life in 2018, but it's already showing promise with good speeds, nice features, and a no-logs policy.

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Microsoft sets post-retirement patching record with Windows XP fix – 5 years after support ended

The update – aimed at stopping the spread of WannaCry-like malware on PCs running the outdated OS – must be manually downloaded from the Microsoft Update Catalog.

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Microsoft urges Windows customers to patch wormable RDP flaw

A newly found vulnerability allows remote exploits using the Remote Desktop Protocol to gain full access to systems with no authentication.

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Intel: You don't need to disable Hyper-Threading to protect against the ZombieLoad CPU exploit

You really don't have to turn off Hyper-Threading to prevent the latest speculative exploit, Zombieland, on Intel CPUs, but some vendors are doing it for you.

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Microsoft issues a rare Windows XP patch to combat a virulent WannaCry-like exploit in older OS versions

Windows 7 and various Windows Server operating systems also require a critical security update to combat this Remote Desktop Services exploit.

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TP-Link's excellent, already affordable Kasa security camera is 36% off until midnight

Amazon is selling the TP-Link Kasa Cam Indoor Wi-Fi camera for $64 today, down from its already-stellar $100 price point. An outdoor version is also on sale.

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