Kaspersky, the security software maker, touted as the world’s best was found to contain a critical security vulnerability in its apps.
The finding was reported by Tavis Ormandy, who is a Google Engineer.
If that name rings a bell, you are not wrong. Ormandy was the one who found a security vulnerability in ESET‘s security products. back in June this year.
I am a bit shocked that a Kaspersky Lab software was caught napping. Naturally, as a Kaspersky Internet Security user, I was just as eager as other users to find out more about this exploit. Ormandy had tweeted a screenshot of Windows’ Calculator app, running under the Kaspersky [...]
Remember my write up about Kaspersky products not working in Windows 10.
Well, the company has released Windows 10 compatible products as promised.
I have to admit, Windows 10 has been a terrific experience for me, ever since I began using using it as my primary operating system, with Build 9926, which as released in January this year. But it hasn’t been the case with security software, I have moved from one antivirus to another and ended up testing 4 products over the last 6 months, until I settled for one which I found to be stable on my computer.
But I was being denied to use a solution which I have a premium subscription of. The frustration was [...]