Tips & Advice

Is my microwave watching me? Top 5 steps to ensure it's not

Dismissing IoT device threats in the “internet of everything” world is easy. But privacy and personal data loss isn’t science fiction, so don’t fall victim.

27 April 2017 min read
Tips & Advice

Diving into the darknet

What is the deep web, what is the darknet, and what can be found on them?

27 April 2017 min read
Tips & Advice

You have the right to remain private

What is a VPN? Don't you only need one if you work from home? And what’s the FCC got to do with it? Avast has answers.

25 April 2017 min read
Tips & Advice

4 best tips to speed up a slow PC

Does booting up your PC mean you can grab a coffee and take a bathroom break? Follow these 4 quick tips to get even an old PC back up to speed.

20 April 2017 min read
Security News

A deeper look into malware abusing TeamViewer

Analyzing TeamSpy, malware that gives hackers complete remote control of PCs.

13 April 2017 min read
Tips & Advice

Keeping web browsing private from your ISP is as easy as VPN

Just because the White House has undone FCC internet privacy legislation doesn't mean you have to let your ISP profit from watching you. A simple solution: VPN.

8 April 2017 min read

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Mobile Security

Mobile spyware uses sandbox to avoid antivirus detections

Mobile malware authors are once again trying to circumvent antivirus detections by using a sandbox.

5 April 2017 min read
Avast News

Avast joins No More Ransom project as associate partner

Avast joins No More Ransom as an associate partner to help ransomware victims decrypt their files.

4 April 2017 min read
Business Security

Cybersecurity Services: Are you getting your money’s worth?

Regular reports from your cybersecurity service provider can confirm the value of the service, as well as identify issues and opportunities to be addressed.

3 April 2017 min read
Business Security

Why we (still) need World Backup Day

In today’s digital world, protecting your data with regular backups is easy and economical, and critical to your business survival.

31 March 2017 min read
Tips & Advice

A backup plan can save you from ransomware [infographic]

A backup plan can protect your valuable files in case of ransomware attack and other disasters.

30 March 2017 min read
Mobile Security

‘Can you hear me?’ robocalls put consumers on alert [infographic]

Robocallers are intrusive and often illegal. Learn how to stop them.

30 March 2017 min read
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