Details and Precautions to be taken to countermeasure Sality

Sality is the name for a family of malware (malicious software). It affects Microsoft Windows operating systems such as Windows XP, Windows 7, and Windows 8. The virus includes an auto-run worm component that allows it to spread to any removable or discoverable drive such as external hard drives or USB. In addition, Sality also includes a downloader trojan that downloads & installs additional malware via the internet. Sality targets Windows executable files with the...

Broadband Glossary

1xRTT - Single Carrier (1x) Radio Transmission Technology It is an operational mode for CDMA2000 wireless communications that specifies a single (1x) 1.25MHz channel for data transfer. The theoretical network voice capacity of basic 1xRTT systems is approximately 144 kilobits per second ( Kbps ) although in practice the highest attainable speed is approximately 80 Kbps. 2G – short for ‘Second Generation’ wireless telephony technology A digital mobile communications standard...

Ten tips to protect your personal information online

We are spending a lot of time on downloading content, making online transactions, social networking or surfing, where we are giving out a lot of personal information. We need to be pro-active about our online personal security. Find below our top ten tips to get you started. Here are some useful tips to stay protected and secure online: 1. Keep your computer secure: Invest in trusted security software to protect you from viruses, spyware, adware, hackers, unwanted emails, phishing,...
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