Tips & Advice

Routers: a vulnerable opening to your home and personal data

If hackers get to your router, they can access all the connected devices in your home. Here’s what you need to know.

26 March 2019 min read
Business Security

TechRadar rates Avast Business #1

perex__ UK tech news and review site names Avast Business antivirus software of 2018.

UK tech news and review site names Avast Business antivirus software of 2018.

26 March 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

The Menacing 7: Today’s worst social media scams

perex__ Learn to recognize and avoid the most common malicious schemes terrorizing newsfeeds everywhere.

Learn to recognize and avoid the most common malicious schemes terrorizing newsfeeds everywhere.

24 March 2019 min read
Security News

Avast app earns top marks, 138 others called out as deceptive

perex__ Avast earned 100%, but these 138 other security apps are considered “risky.”

Avast earned 100%, but these 138 other security apps are considered “risky.”

22 March 2019 min read
Security News

Malware with more might and other weekly security news

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An infamous cybergang, a notorious botnet, and new phishing scams continue to do their best to ruin your day.

22 March 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Watch out for these “Brexit” scams

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Phishers and other scammers are using Brexit as bait — don’t get caught in their net.

20 March 2019 min read

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Banish fake news: think before you share

perex__ How to identify fake news and prevent it from spreading.

How to identify fake news and prevent it from spreading.

19 March 2019 min read
Viewpoints

The enduring scourge of malvertising rears up anew

perex__ Threat actors are gaming the online advertising ecosystem to silently spread malware like never before; why it’s up to you to protect yourself.

Threat actors are gaming the online advertising ecosystem to silently spread malware like never before; why it’s up to you to protect yourself.

18 March 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

It’s tax season! How scammers try to fool you

perex__ Phishing tricks to be wary of, and 7 tips to protect yourself from scams when filing taxes.

Phishing tricks to be wary of, and 7 tips to protect yourself from scams when filing taxes.

16 March 2019 min read
Security News

Gearbest might be the worst

perex__ Payment info and other personal data belonging to millions of e-commerce customers have been found unsecured on the web.

Payment info and other personal data belonging to millions of e-commerce customers have been found unsecured on the web.

15 March 2019 min read
Security News

ICE under fire, SimBad the epic malware, and more weekly news

perex__ The ACLU accuses ICE of skirting the law, over 200 malware-infected Android apps are discovered, a bank bot gets a major evil upgrade, and more.

The ACLU accuses ICE of skirting the law, over 200 malware-infected Android apps are discovered, a bank bot gets a major evil upgrade, and more.

15 March 2019 min read
Threat Research

Adware hiding behind beauty filters on Google Play Store

perex__ Our mobile threat intelligence platform flagged three beauty apps that have ugly consequences. Over 2 million devices have downloaded these apps.

Our mobile threat intelligence platform flagged three beauty apps that have ugly consequences. Over 2 million devices have downloaded these apps.

14 March 2019 min read