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Video: Avast Hacker Archives Episode 7: Philip Zimmermann

Avast CISO Jaya Baloo asks cryptographer Phil Zimmermann about privacy in the age of Facebook

22 June 2021 min read
Security News

How to protect yourself from the biggest password leak ever

perex__ Now's the perfect time to update your passwords and turn on MFA

Now's the perfect time to update your passwords and turn on MFA

21 June 2021 min read
Business Security

Protect your company from Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks

perex__ Because BEC attacks rely on social engineering, traditional security software doesn’t always protect against them

Because BEC attacks rely on social engineering, traditional security software doesn’t always protect against them

21 June 2021 min read
Security News

iOS 15 helps normalize digital IDs

perex__ Plus, Android gets some new safety features and a single configuration error takes down websites around the world

Plus, Android gets some new safety features and a single configuration error takes down websites around the world

18 June 2021 min read
Privacy

How to read a privacy policy

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Before handing over your personal information, reading through certain parts of privacy policies is a small — but important — way to take back some of your digital identity

17 June 2021 min read
Avast News

Remembering Vince Steckler, 1958-2021

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Vince Steckler: A leader, mentor, and friend who will be deeply missed

17 June 2021 min read

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The US government's move is changing the ransomware landscape

perex__ While the government has released cybersecurity requirements many times in the past, it's the first time we’ve seen them issued so quickly in response to a known attack

While the government has released cybersecurity requirements many times in the past, it's the first time we’ve seen them issued so quickly in response to a known attack

15 June 2021 min read
Tips & Advice

Food delivery apps are hotter than ever — what do they track?

perex__ Should you care that these much-loved food delivery apps gather the data that they do?

Should you care that these much-loved food delivery apps gather the data that they do?

15 June 2021 min read
Tips & Advice

How do you protect children from online predators?

perex__ Platforms on which strangers can make contact can potentially be used for online grooming of children, especially if the platform is one that parents don't understand themselves

Platforms on which strangers can make contact can potentially be used for online grooming of children, especially if the platform is one that parents don't understand themselves

14 June 2021 min read
Security News

Colonial Pipeline hobbled by a single password

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Colonial Pipeline CEO told the U.S. Senate that the massive ransomware attack that disrupted fuel shipments was caused by attackers stealing one password.

11 June 2021 min read
Tips & Advice

How to reclaim your online privacy

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Take steps today to limit the social media data being collected about you and reclaim your digital privacy from location tracking, ad tracking, and more.

11 June 2021 min read
Tips & Advice

How SMBs can plan for the new, new normal

perex__ How businesses can plan for better business operations and improve security and privacy, post-pandemic

How businesses can plan for better business operations and improve security and privacy, post-pandemic

10 June 2021 min read