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# mcafee - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Antivirus software creator John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison
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Antivirus software creator John McAfee found dead in Spanish prison

Updated Jun 23rd 2021, 9:13 PM 123,350 Views 55 Comments

The 75-year-old was arrested last October at Barcelona’s international airport.

# mcafee - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Graham Norton has been named the most dangerous celebrity to search for online in the UK
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# Scammers

Graham Norton has been named the most dangerous celebrity to search for online in the UK

Oct 6th 2020, 7:13 AM 62,344 Views 21 Comments

Cybersecurity firm McAfee said that cybercriminals were targeting people who search popular celebrities online.

# mcafee - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The man behind McAfee wants to remove passwords from the equation
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The man behind McAfee wants to remove passwords from the equation

Dec 30th 2015, 1:21 PM 17,370 Views 17 Comments

EveryKey is a Bluetooth-powered device that can unlock accounts and devices when you’re close by

# mcafee - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Intel drops McAfee name to help distance itself from founder
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# Rebrand

Intel drops McAfee name to help distance itself from founder

Jan 9th 2014, 1:16 PM 29,902 Views 32 Comments

The service will be rebranded as Intel Security and will take effect immediately.

# mcafee - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

One in five Irish teens have accessed content that disturbed them — survey
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# Web Safety

One in five Irish teens have accessed content that disturbed them — survey

Nov 6th 2013, 11:04 AM 9,551 Views 33 Comments

The new study also reveals that many Irish teenagers are keeping their parents in the dark regarding their online activity.

# mcafee - Friday 7 December, 2012

McAfee hospitalised and denied asylum
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McAfee hospitalised and denied asylum

Dec 7th 2012, 2:24 PM 8,370 Views 19 Comments

He was moved to hospital after he was found lying on the floor with chest pains in the room where he was being detained.

# mcafee - Thursday 6 December, 2012

McAfee arrested by Guatemalan police
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McAfee arrested by Guatemalan police

Dec 6th 2012, 3:40 PM 6,938 Views 14 Comments

The anti-virus guru was arrested for entering Guatemala illegally.

# mcafee - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Fugitive McAfee seeks asylum in Guatemala
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Fugitive McAfee seeks asylum in Guatemala

Dec 5th 2012, 11:18 AM 5,392 Views 8 Comments

McAfee, 67, has been identified as a “person of interest” in the killing of his neighbour in Belize.

# mcafee - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

Anti-virus guru McAfee sought by police in murder investigation
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Anti-virus guru McAfee sought by police in murder investigation

Nov 14th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,794 Views 26 Comments

John McAfee, creator of McAfee anti-virus software, is on the run from Belizean police who want to question him about the murder of his neighbour.

# mcafee - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

72 global organisations hit by world's 'biggest ever cyber-attacks'
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72 global organisations hit by world's 'biggest ever cyber-attacks'

Aug 3rd 2011, 6:56 PM 429 Views 2 Comments

The UN, US and Canadian governments are among six dozen high-profile targets of the largest ever hacking attack.

# mcafee - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Smartphone viruses increased 46 per cent in 2010
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Smartphone viruses increased 46 per cent in 2010

Feb 9th 2011, 11:08 AM 670 Views 0 Comments

Growth of mobile malware has hit an all-time high, according to the latest report from online security group McAfee. The good news: the number of spam emails is down.

# mcafee - Thursday 19 August, 2010

Intel to buy security firm McAfee in €6bn cash deal
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# Intel

Intel to buy security firm McAfee in €6bn cash deal

Aug 19th 2010, 3:58 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

Chip manufacturer buys anti-virus giant in a huge cash-only agreement.