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Using a new principle for analysing DNA sequence data, researchers have mapped 500 previously unknown micro-organisms in human intestinal flora as well as 800 unknown bacterial viruses which attack intestinal bacteria.
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Researchers have figured out how to disable a part of the SARS virus responsible for hiding it from the immune system; a critical step in developing a vaccine against the deadly disease.
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Nearly 82,000 new malware threats were created every day in 2013, a new report has found.
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A survey conducted by information security firm Kaspersky Lab has reportedly revealed that there has been a 2.8-fold increase in new viruses targeting smartphones, tablet computers and other mobile devices this year.
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In a recent development, Google just made it easier for people to know if you’re opening their email messages.
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Ancient viruses from Neanderthals dating back 500,000 years have been found in modern human DNA, Oxford scientists say.
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There are a minimum of 320,000 new viruses in mammals yet to be discovered, and identifying them could prove key to early detection and mitigation of disease outbreaks in humans, scientists say.
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IBM said that it has agreed to buy Trusteer, a company that helps businesses fight computer viruses and fraud.
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Microsoft research has found that a pair of collaborating viruses proves harder to clean from infected PCs as they foil the removal by regularly downloading updated versions of their malware partner.
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A Microsoft security expert said that computer viruses are on a rise worldwide once again after years of being less popular amongst computer attackers.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 10:23
Microsoft security has observed that viruses are on a rise for the first time after years of being not in action.
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At least 15 people in Mizoram have been affected by dengue with the health department gearing up to combat the disease.
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