Viewpoints

Twin terrors: The rising threat of credential stuffing and account takeovers

Darknet tandem takes full advantage of Big Data, high-velocity software, and automation

15 October 2019 min read
Security News

The good, the bad, and the ugly of Cybersecurity Awareness Month

perex__ New awareness, crimefighting, and tools meet new threats and bizarre IoT devices in this overview

New awareness, crimefighting, and tools meet new threats and bizarre IoT devices in this overview

12 October 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Ready for Black Friday? Here's our guide to easy – and safe! – online shopping

perex__ Protect your privacy and financial information with these online shopping tips and the Avast Secure Browser

Protect your privacy and financial information with these online shopping tips and the Avast Secure Browser

11 October 2019 min read
Security News

German ransomware victim hacks back

perex__ Plus, the FBI cautions some cyberattacks can bypass MFA; 37,000 Canadian TransUnion customers may be compromised; and French experts warn of multiple cyber-espionage incidents

Plus, the FBI cautions some cyberattacks can bypass MFA; 37,000 Canadian TransUnion customers may be compromised; and French experts warn of multiple cyber-espionage incidents

11 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast’s Robin Selden to speak at WIB Expo on rethinking diversity

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Diversity isn’t just the right thing to do – it can also be profitable, rewarding, and inspiring

10 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast CEO urges audience to embrace ethical AI at DTX London

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Ondrej Vlcek and Garry Kasparov address the evolution of artificial intelligence at the Digital Transformation Expo

9 October 2019 min read
Business Security

Do we need to protect our businesses from GDPR?

perex__ Fines may seem intimidating, but basic security practices keep businesses in compliance

Fines may seem intimidating, but basic security practices keep businesses in compliance

9 October 2019 min read
Business Security

The next generation of endpoint security

perex__ For small businesses, this adaptive solution is crucial to the defense against modern cybersecurity threats

For small businesses, this adaptive solution is crucial to the defense against modern cybersecurity threats

5 October 2019 min read
Security News

Some medical devices could be hacked, FDA warns

perex__ Plus, the dark web sells disinformation campaigns, enterprises are hit by malicious fake browser updates, and an ex-Yahoo employee pleads guilty to hacking user emails

Plus, the dark web sells disinformation campaigns, enterprises are hit by malicious fake browser updates, and an ex-Yahoo employee pleads guilty to hacking user emails

4 October 2019 min read
Threat Research

Pulling back the curtain on a banking botnet

perex__ Security mistakes exposed a criminal syndicate that accessed millions of Euros in the bank accounts of an estimated 800,000 victims

Security mistakes exposed a criminal syndicate that accessed millions of Euros in the bank accounts of an estimated 800,000 victims

2 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast Photo Research shows 22% of all photos stored worldwide are bad (Part 2)

perex__ Research from nearly 3 billion photos shows how many of our pictures are low-quality or duplicates, and which countries have the highest number of these “bad” photos.

Research from nearly 3 billion photos shows how many of our pictures are low-quality or duplicates, and which countries have the highest number of these “bad” photos.

2 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Snap Happy: Avast reveals which countries store the most photos

perex__ Research from nearly 3 billion photos shows how many pictures we store on average, which country stores the most, and the number of photos stored by age group.

Research from nearly 3 billion photos shows how many pictures we store on average, which country stores the most, and the number of photos stored by age group.

2 October 2019 min read