Backup your data before disaster strikes 

Back up your data regularly to make sure you always have access to important documents, photos, and music, no matter what disaster strikes!

Nov 30, 2016 3:04:14 PM min read

Segurança em seus negócios - CeBIT 2016


Last week's CeBIT conference brought in security experts from across the globe to Hanover, Germany.

Nov 30, 2016 3:04:10 PM min read

What WhatsApp’s new end-to-end encryption means for you


WhatsApp’s new end-to-end encryption means that the only people who can read your messages are you and the person that you’re chatting with.

Nov 30, 2016 3:04:05 PM min read
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New feature in Avast Wi-Fi Finder: Offline Mode


Avast Wi-Fi Finder's Offline Mode allows you to locate nearby Wi-Fi hotspots even without an Internet connection.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:59 PM min read

Andromeda distributors craft new strategies for attacks


Most of popular botnet Andromeda’s distribution channels have been discovered and analyzed by antivirus vendors.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:55 PM min read

A evolução do ransomware nos smartphones


Ransomware is a type of malware that locks a device or encrypts the data on it and then demands a ransom payment to unlock the device or to decrypt the data.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:49 PM min read


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Avast security news wrap-up


See the most popular Avast blogs from the last month about security and privacy issues, attacks on cyberspace, mobile security, social media, and new products.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:41 PM min read

Locky ransomware is far from dead


Locky is ransomware targeting PCs in small businesses. Avast detects and protects you from this ransomware. Read more about how it works.

Nov 30, 2016 3:03:03 PM min read

3 things every employee needs to know about online security


The best security programs in the world cannot protect your company's network from employees who are ignorant of cybersecurity practices.

Nov 30, 2016 3:02:55 PM min read

CEO Vince Steckler talks cybersecurity with expert roundtable


Avast CEO, Vince Steckler, is part of a security expert roundtable discussing cybersecurity in our everyday lives.

Nov 30, 2016 3:02:49 PM min read

Why it would have been a relief to know who’s behind bitcoin


Many bitcoin owners may have breathed a sigh of relief on Monday knowing the inventor of bitcoin had finally been revealed.

Nov 30, 2016 3:02:40 PM min read

On Children’s Day, teach your kids how to stay safe online


We’re here to help you provide your kids with a secure approach to using the Internet safely and wisely. Make sure to protect your family’s devices with Avast.

Nov 30, 2016 3:02:36 PM min read