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How To Improve the avast! Internet Security Firewall
A quick and easy way of making the avast! Internet Security Firewall much more effective.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:51:31 GMT
avast! Internet Security 2014 Review
Check out our latest review of avast! Internet Security 2014
Published: Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:09:43 GMT
Tips and Tricks Section Replaced by New Website
Kindly note that our tips and tricks section will no longer be maintained (but will still be available for future reference). All new tips and tricks will now be published on a website dedicated to free computer tips and tricks. Visit for more information.
Published: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 21:20:56 GMT
Forwarding spam e-mails as attachments
It is really important to us to receive spam reports as attachments. This makes our spam investigations much more effective and easier, so we would like to remind everyone who wishes to report spam to us, to forward those e-mails as attachments. Our online spam reporting form is still available, but we recommend its use only in cases where it is not possible for forward the spam e-mail as an attachment.
Published: Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:53:14 GMT
Latest Phishing Scam Trend
We would like to warn our visitors about the latest phishing scam trend involving very legitimate looking e-mails containing an HTML attachment that redirects to the actual phishing site. This method seems to be very effective and a lot of people are tricked by this. Review the comments section of this scam example and make sure you apply these hints to every e-mail that appears to be from your bank to distinguish the fake e-mails from the real ones. Feel free to contact us if you have doubts about the legitimacy of an e-mail that your received.
Published: Sat, 13 Oct 2012 13:03:29 GMT
Problems With SHPAMEE Feed
It seems like the SHPAMEE feed was not updating correctly. This issue has now been resolved. Please let us know if you are still experiencing problems with the SHPAMEE feed.
Published: Thu, 11 Oct 2012 19:24:39 GMT
Users are urged to get malware protection immediately
Due to a sharp increase in malware related spam, we urge everyone to make sure that their computers are adequately protected against malware attacks. If you don't have protection against malware, we strongly suggest an Internet Security suite. Feel free to contact us if you need any information about malware protection. You might also want for check out the latest examples of malware spam e-mails.
Published: Thu, 10 Oct 2012 21:53:51 GMT
Important Update on FYI Inheritance Fund Scam
Important information about this scammer came to light during our investigation. We have published a reply from the scammer in the comments section of the example to illustrate the mechanics of this specific scam.
Published: Tue, 18 Sep 2012 18:24:29 GMT
New 419 Scam Examples Published
419 scams are on the rise again. We have published 11 new 419 scams on our site. Remember to subscribe to our RSS feed ( if you are not already a subscriber of the SHPAMEE Project.
Published: Sat, 15 Sep 2012 13:49:24 GMT
avast! Internet Security Overview
avast! Internet Security just continues to impress us. We did a quick overview of this popular security suite by highlighting its most prominent features.
Published: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 11:44:05 GMT
Outpost Firewall Pro Review
Read our review of Outpost Firewall Pro, the best software firewall solution in the industry.
Published: Sat, 14 Jul 2012 21:33:59 GMT
PC Pandora Review
In the last couple of weeks we have been reviewing some parental control and monitoring software and PC Pandora came out tops. PC Pandora is really an impressive monitoring program, read our review to see why.
Published: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 02:24:43 GMT
MailWasher PRO Review
We've been quite busy with reviews lately. Today we take an in depth look into another interesting spam filter called MailWasher Pro. If you are looking for a way to deal with spam, it is really worth checking out.
Published: Mon, 25 Jun 2012 04:02:24 GMT
SPAMfighter PRO Review
SPAMfighter Pro is a great community based effort for combating spam. It also feels great to know that you are not only filtering your own spam, but you are also part of a combined effort to battle the ever increasing problem of spam. Read our review of this highly recommended spam filter.
Published: Thu, 21 Jun 2012 20:48:46 GMT
avast! Internet Security Review
Read our review of this impressive, lightning fast Internet Security suite.
Published: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 13:19:53 GMT
Malware Sample Reporting Form
It came to our attention that our malware sample reporting form was rejecting submissions for quite some time now. The problem has been resolved and members of the public may once again use this form to submit malware samples to us. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Published: Mon, 09 Jan 2012 22:37:58 GMT
Outpost Securty Suite Pro 7.5.1 Review
I had the privilege of taking a closer look at Agnitum's Internet Security Suite called Outpost Security Suite Pro. This security suite has quite a lot under the hood so there are plenty of things to discuss. Please note that version 7.5.2 will be released soon, so I will update my review where necessary when the latest version is released.
Published: Mon, 09 Jan 2012 17:28:41 GMT
Cyber Top Cops Is Back!
We would like to announce that we are back on track. And we kick off with a review of Kaspersky Internet Security.
Published: Mon, 05 Apr 2010 20:15:10 GMT
Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 Review
Read our latest review of the popular internet security suite, Kaspersky Internet Security 2010.
Published: Mon, 05 Apr 2010 12:53:46 GMT
SHPAMEE Project Updated
The SHPAMEE Project has been updated with new examples. For those who haven't noticed yet, we have a separate feed for updates to this project:
Published: Tue, 12 Aug 2008 16:38:29 GMT
Launch of the SHPAMEE Project
Today marks the launch of a new educational initiative called the SHPAMEE project. Read more about it on the Cyber Top Cops blog
Published: Sat, 02 Aug 2008 11:15:56 GMT
Outpost Security Suite Pro 2008 Review
Outpost Security Suite Pro is an Internet Security Suite with a lot of potential and innovative features. For an in-depth look into the pros and cons of this security suite, read our latest security software review.
Published: Thu, 05 Jun 2008 20:32:06 GMT
Live Online Priority Support [Update]
With the launch of Google Talk's new Chatback feature earlier this year and due to certain unresolved issues with ChatStat, we decided to switch back to Google Talk for our Live Online Priority Support Service.
Published: Mon, 26 May 2008 21:45:40 GMT
BitDefender Internet Security Review
Read our take on BitDefender Internet Security 2008
Published: Sat, 22 Mar 2008 19:54:02 GMT
New Product Reviews
New reviews have been added to our Reviews section. These are: AVG Anti-Virus + Firewall, AVG Anti-Malware and Kaspersky Anti-Virus. These reviews are not in depth reviews like the reviews done on the Internet Security products, they only give the user a basic overview of the differences between these products and the more comprehensive versions that's available.
Published: Fri, 04 Jan 2008 15:34:48 GMT
New Hoaxes, Scam and Spam Examples
Over 45 new examples of hoaxes, scams and spam e-mails have been published today.
Published: Thu, 29 Nov 2007 20:14:15 GMT
Malware Weekend
A lot of malware related improvements have been made to our site. We simplified our Malware Removal Guide, added a new Online Malware Scanners page and expanded our malware reporting services by adding a page that can be used to submit the URLs of malicious websites to us.
Published: Sat, 17 Nov 2007 13:35:10 GMT
Live Online Priority Support [Update]
Live Online Priority Support is now powered by ChatStat. You no longer have to download Google Talk or any other chat software to receive priority support from us. You can chat directly to us from our website via the ChatStat system.
Published: Thu, 01 Nov 2007 22:57:52 GMT
RSS Feeds Page
We have listed our RSS feeds on separate page for easy access and subscription to all our feeds. The page also includes easy-to-follow instructions for those who are not familiar with the methods of subscribing to RSS feeds.
Published: Tue, 30 Oct 2007 20:48:50 GMT
Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0 Review
Read our review of what may be regarded as one of the best Internet Security suites of all time.
Published: Tue, 30 Oct 2007 20:44:36 GMT
Updated: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:57:39 GMT
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