Avast News

CyberSec & AI Prague explores ways AI can ‘help us to live free, safe and secure’

Speakers and presenters from 11 nations draw an overflow crowd to artificial intelligence cybersecurity conference

25 October 2019 min read
Security News

MedusaLocker ransomware freezes files around the world

perex__ Plus, authorities bust a €10M BEC scam, hackers prove that Alexa and Google Home are vulnerable, and a cybercrook who compromised the Superior Court system gets sentenced.

Plus, authorities bust a €10M BEC scam, hackers prove that Alexa and Google Home are vulnerable, and a cybercrook who compromised the Superior Court system gets sentenced.

25 October 2019 min read
Avast News

New threats face Mac users

perex__ The commonly held belief that Macs are immune from danger is being exposed as myth – luckily, there are security solutions

The commonly held belief that Macs are immune from danger is being exposed as myth – luckily, there are security solutions

23 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Your creativity secured: How Mac users can protect their masterpieces

perex__ Cybercriminals have woken up to the value of hacking Macs, like burglars realizing there is wealth inside art museums

Cybercriminals have woken up to the value of hacking Macs, like burglars realizing there is wealth inside art museums

23 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Speakers and presenters from 11 nations gather at sold-out Cybersec & AI Prague

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Conference hosted by Avast and the Czech Technical University will look at the intersection of artificial intelligence and cybersecurity

23 October 2019 min read
Business Security

Women in IT share their experiences educating employees

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Cybersecurity Month brings a new focus to best practices in the workplace

22 October 2019 min read

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We can use AI to broaden our view, Avast’s new CTO says

perex__ Michal Pechoucek, a speaker at CyberSec & AI Prague, believes artificial intelligence can help us break out of a ‘tyranny of convenience’ that limits how we see the world

Michal Pechoucek, a speaker at CyberSec & AI Prague, believes artificial intelligence can help us break out of a ‘tyranny of convenience’ that limits how we see the world

21 October 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast fights off cyber-espionage attempt, Abiss

perex__ Avast deploys hardened self-defense and wider intelligence industry collaboration

Avast deploys hardened self-defense and wider intelligence industry collaboration

21 October 2019 min read
Security News

Fake iPhone jailbreaking scam sends users to click-fraud site

perex__ Plus, a botnet could use your PC for sextortion scams, malware is found in audio files, and a cryptojacking worm has burrowed through 2,000 systems and counting.

Plus, a botnet could use your PC for sextortion scams, malware is found in audio files, and a cryptojacking worm has burrowed through 2,000 systems and counting.

18 October 2019 min read
Viewpoints

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

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

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