Anti-Virus or Anti-Malware? What’s the Difference?

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Malware, Virus, Tomato, Tomahto? Recently, I’ve received a few different questions on the concepts of anti-malware and anti-virus programs.  Are they the same thing?  Which is better?  Is PC Matic an anti-malware program? There’s a lot to be said on the matter.  But here is the most basic explanation.  Malware is a blanket term used […]

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Are Ubuntu, iOS and Linux Users Immune From Malware?

Ubuntu, iOS and Linux Users Don’t Need Security Software? PC Matic recently received feedback that if users transition to different operating systems (OS), there is no need for security software.  This couldn’t be more false.  Now, is the perfect time to clear up this misconception. Neither Linux, Ubuntu or iOS users are immune from cyber […]

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