Privacy

Stalkerware won't keep your kids safe

Why focusing on developing critical thinking skills instead of fear-mongering is paramount

24 February 2021 min read
Privacy

Ever wondered what MyFitnessPal knows about you?

perex__ MyFitnessPal generally uses data to deliver the services they’re promising — with a few exceptions

MyFitnessPal generally uses data to deliver the services they’re promising — with a few exceptions

23 February 2021 min read
Avast News

Educating women in tech: Q&A with Petra Kotuliakova

perex__ The CEO of Slovakia’s Aj Ty v IT explains how her company motivates and supports women in tech

The CEO of Slovakia’s Aj Ty v IT explains how her company motivates and supports women in tech

22 February 2021 min read
Security News

Report: How are state-led and sponsored cybersecurity threats perceived?

perex__ CTA and EIU release global survey findings on corporate leaders' beliefs surrounding security

CTA and EIU release global survey findings on corporate leaders' beliefs surrounding security

22 February 2021 min read
Privacy

Helsinki becomes the first city to employ new open-source data trust network

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MyData Global is on a mission to enable more privacy-focused societies across the globe

19 February 2021 min read
Security News

AI can make you do what?!

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Plus, Parler is back in action and the NCSC warns software developers of supply chain attacks

19 February 2021 min read

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When cybercrime went from fun to financially driven

perex__ The story of how hacking activities have gone from fun to money hungry

The story of how hacking activities have gone from fun to money hungry

18 February 2021 min read
Avast News

Avast rated as a top product of 2020 by AV-Comparatives

perex__ Avast Free Antivirus was rated ahead of paid alternatives for the third consecutive year

Avast Free Antivirus was rated ahead of paid alternatives for the third consecutive year

18 February 2021 min read
Threat Research

Watch out for sextortion email scams

perex__ In January, Avast protected users from sextortion campaigns which could have resulted in over 500,000 incidents worldwide

In January, Avast protected users from sextortion campaigns which could have resulted in over 500,000 incidents worldwide

17 February 2021 min read
Viewpoints

The free speech triangle

perex__ Navigating the power of new tech, new trends and new laws that shape our society

Navigating the power of new tech, new trends and new laws that shape our society

17 February 2021 min read
Privacy

Here's what your MyHeritage DNA testing kit reveals about you

perex__ What are the broader implications of a DNA testing company having access to both your DNA and online data?

What are the broader implications of a DNA testing company having access to both your DNA and online data?

17 February 2021 min read
Security News

The FDA appoints its first medical device cybersecurity director

perex__ The FDA prioritizes medical device security with a plan for revamped cybersecurity guidance

The FDA prioritizes medical device security with a plan for revamped cybersecurity guidance

16 February 2021 min read