Tips & Advice

While his curiosity was OK, the content was not

One mom tells how she addressed the issue of inappropriate websites with the Avast Omni

26 December 2019 min read
Security News

Ransomware hits 4 US cities in less than a month

perex__ Plus more news bytes from the week, including new tech that allows you to just think your passwords and legal action that may require digging up the body of a cryptocurrency CEO who died in 2018

Plus more news bytes from the week, including new tech that allows you to just think your passwords and legal action that may require digging up the body of a cryptocurrency CEO who died in 2018

20 December 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Latest Ring hack shows families need better IoT security

perex__ Family security expert Leena Elias urges a variety of security measures, including a network solution like the Avast Omni

Family security expert Leena Elias urges a variety of security measures, including a network solution like the Avast Omni

17 December 2019 min read
Business Security

Digital transformation and security – strategies and tips for the channel

perex__ Challenges and opportunities for service providers in today’s digital age

Challenges and opportunities for service providers in today’s digital age

17 December 2019 min read
Security News

Maze Ransomware hits more organizations, including Florida city one day after air base shooting

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Plus more news bytes of the week, including a crypto-mining Ponzi scheme and a social influencer sentenced for armed home invasion – over a domain name

13 December 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Working remotely this holiday season? Yule be protected with our tips

perex__ {value=Most people get online for work over the holiday break – 30% several times a day}

Most people get online for work over the holiday break – 30% several times a day

12 December 2019 min read

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Viewpoints

What you need to know about the CVV numbers on the back of your credit card

perex__ Attention holiday shoppers: The card verification value should never be stored online

Attention holiday shoppers: The card verification value should never be stored online

11 December 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast helps young entrepreneur launch her startup

perex__ Melissa Blake won the Avast Sharks Startup Challenge for her company, Sweet Pea Spoons, which will deliver fresh, homemade baby food to families in London suburbs

Melissa Blake won the Avast Sharks Startup Challenge for her company, Sweet Pea Spoons, which will deliver fresh, homemade baby food to families in London suburbs

10 December 2019 min read
Threat Research

Avast Threat Labs team uncovers router attacks that sent Brazilian users to phishing pages

perex__ Malicious landing pages infected routers, sending users to phishing pages posing as banking sites and Netflix

Malicious landing pages infected routers, sending users to phishing pages posing as banking sites and Netflix

6 December 2019 min read
Security News

U.S. offers $5 million reward for info about Russian malware masterminds

perex__ Plus more news of the week, including a cyberattack launched by the Chinese government against protestors and malware targeting Facebook ad settings

Plus more news of the week, including a cyberattack launched by the Chinese government against protestors and malware targeting Facebook ad settings

6 December 2019 min read
Viewpoints

What everyone needs to know about the technical foundation of digital privacy

perex__ Efforts are progressing to preserve Public Key Infrastructure and digital certificates at the core of cybersecurity

Efforts are progressing to preserve Public Key Infrastructure and digital certificates at the core of cybersecurity

5 December 2019 min read
Threat Research

Avast foresees sophisticated email malware and new AI privacy protections for 2020

perex__ In its annual Threat Landscape Report, Avast experts also predict more mobile subscription scams and new attempts to steal IoT data

In its annual Threat Landscape Report, Avast experts also predict more mobile subscription scams and new attempts to steal IoT data

4 December 2019 min read