Security News

Cryptojacking surges and here’s what to do about it

The Microsoft Eternal Blue vulnerability turns out to be a useful tool in illicit cryptomining.

20 September 2018 min read
Tips & Advice

How to detect and remove a virus from your Android phone

perex__ Android malware comes in all shapes and sizes; here’s how you can defend your smartphone against it.

Android malware comes in all shapes and sizes; here’s how you can defend your smartphone against it.

19 September 2018 min read
Garry Kasparov

Big brother is watching. And listening.

perex__ Garry Kasparov talks about the rapidly changing technological landscape, and its relevance to the preservation of democracy.

Garry Kasparov talks about the rapidly changing technological landscape, and its relevance to the preservation of democracy.

18 September 2018 min read
Security News

Peekaboo! They can see you!

perex__ A NUUO zero-day vulnerability gives hackers your camera feed.

A NUUO zero-day vulnerability gives hackers your camera feed.

18 September 2018 min read
Business Security

The MSP Guide to Vertical Market Success: Spotlight on Professional Services

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Our newest Avast Business guide explains why professional services may be the best vertical for MSPs

18 September 2018 min read
Security News

Could smart speakers undo your smart home?

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Avast Security Researcher Martin Hron explains why your smart speakers may be the next big target.

17 September 2018 min read

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More phishing, Canada pays ransom, and SMBs are a target

perex__ The latest in security news: The Canadian town of Midland pays ransomware attackers and SMBs are targeted for cyberattacks.

The latest in security news: The Canadian town of Midland pays ransomware attackers and SMBs are targeted for cyberattacks.

14 September 2018 min read

How to tell if an Android App is safe to install

perex__ The Avast Guide to Android Apps Part 1: This guide teaches you how to identify malicious apps and keep them off your Android phone.

The Avast Guide to Android Apps Part 1: This guide teaches you how to identify malicious apps and keep them off your Android phone.

13 September 2018 min read
Security News

380K British Airways transactions compromised in data breach

perex__ Payment-skimming malware was planted in the airline’s website, and all signs point to Magecart.

Payment-skimming malware was planted in the airline’s website, and all signs point to Magecart.

12 September 2018 min read
Business Security

The MSP Guide to Building Your Managed Security Services

perex__ Part 1: Defining and Bundling Your Managed Security Services

Part 1: Defining and Bundling Your Managed Security Services

12 September 2018 min read
Security News

Phishing scam targets WordPress users

perex__ New phishing campaign tricks users who run WordPress sites by pushing a fraudulent update.

New phishing campaign tricks users who run WordPress sites by pushing a fraudulent update.

11 September 2018 min read
Business Security

A psychologist speaks: the psychology of cybercriminals and internet scams

perex__ Dr Lee Hadlington explains how various cyberattacks work and how cybercriminals are able to trick us time and again

Dr Lee Hadlington explains how various cyberattacks work and how cybercriminals are able to trick us time and again

11 September 2018 min read