Security News

Ever feel like you’re being watched?

A vacationing family were shocked to discover a hidden camera in their Airbnb — learn the traveler’s best defense against such sneakiness.

11 April 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast Cleanup Premium: Time to say goodbye to XP

perex__ Avast Cleanup Premium will no longer be updated on Windows XP. Here’s what it means for you.

Avast Cleanup Premium will no longer be updated on Windows XP. Here’s what it means for you.

11 April 2019 min read
Business Security

Web threats affecting SMBs in 2019

perex__ Learn more about how web threats are evolving and becoming more intelligent.

Learn more about how web threats are evolving and becoming more intelligent.

10 April 2019 min read
Avast News

Avast PC Trends Reports - Home

perex__ Our PC Trends reports cover the most popular PCs, software, and hardware used worldwide, the impact and risks of outdated software, and what the PC landscape will look like in in the future.

Our PC Trends reports cover the most popular PCs, software, and hardware used worldwide, the impact and risks of outdated software, and what the PC landscape will look like in in the future.

9 April 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Tech support scams: Tips to protect yourself

perex__ {value=Learn how to spot, avoid, and protect yourself from the worst tech support scams. }

Learn how to spot, avoid, and protect yourself from the worst tech support scams.

9 April 2019 min read
Security News

Winter is malware-infected, and more news of the week

perex__ {value=Beware Game of Thrones pirated episodes and a new malware called Xwo, Georgia Tech students are exposed in a breach, and AriZona Iced Tea suffers a steep cyberattack. }

Beware Game of Thrones pirated episodes and a new malware called Xwo, Georgia Tech students are exposed in a breach, and AriZona Iced Tea suffers a steep cyberattack.

5 April 2019 min read

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Threat Research

Fake Nike deal spreading on Facebook

perex__ Learn how to spot online scams like the ridiculous $26 Air Jordans.

Learn how to spot online scams like the ridiculous $26 Air Jordans.

4 April 2019 min read
Security News

New Facebook data breach exposes 540M records

perex__ Here we go again... Half a billion Facebook records including user names, passwords and likes posted publicly online.

Here we go again... Half a billion Facebook records including user names, passwords and likes posted publicly online.

3 April 2019 min read
Security News

Data breach affects Planet Hollywood, Buca di Beppo customers

perex__ 2 million credit and debit cards available on the dark web for weeks.

2 million credit and debit cards available on the dark web for weeks.

3 April 2019 min read
Viewpoints

Please, everyone, let’s not call it ‘fake news’ anymore

perex__ Digital disinformation campaigns, leveraging behavior profiling and social media, are on the rise — and causing harm.

Digital disinformation campaigns, leveraging behavior profiling and social media, are on the rise — and causing harm.

2 April 2019 min read

When big fish get caught with big bait

perex__ 23.2 million potential attacks target 500 fake IoT-like devices deployed at Mobile World Congress.

23.2 million potential attacks target 500 fake IoT-like devices deployed at Mobile World Congress.

1 April 2019 min read
Security News

Lithuanian scam artist teaches Google and Facebook a 122 million dollar lesson

perex__ What can we learn from the man who stole $122 million from Google and Facebook without them even noticing?

What can we learn from the man who stole $122 million from Google and Facebook without them even noticing?

29 March 2019 min read