Security News

Photos of travelers crossing U.S. border exposed in cyberattack

With growing use of biometrics at the border, are we leaving our personal data exposed to hacking?

15 June 2019 min read
Security News

Evernote vulnerability puts data of 4.6M users at risk

perex__ Radiohead, the FBI, and a new threat called GoldBrute round out the cybersecurity news of the week

Radiohead, the FBI, and a new threat called GoldBrute round out the cybersecurity news of the week

14 June 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Are your genes for sale?

perex__ You want to know your ancestry … but is it worth sharing your genetic code with the world?

You want to know your ancestry … but is it worth sharing your genetic code with the world?

13 June 2019 min read
Business Security

Avast Business report may help explain why users are resisting Microsoft’s BlueKeep patch

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Read a new report from Avast Business to find out why users are resisting an easy patch that could prevent Microsoft’s BlueKeep vulnerability from becoming a major cybersecurity incident.

12 June 2019 min read
Business Security

Saint Gertrude High School improves efficiency with Avast Business patch management

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Centrally managed antivirus improves security services for a one-person IT department at this Virginia high school

12 June 2019 min read
Business Security

Looking for a better patch management strategy? We have you covered

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We stepped up to the patching challenge with the release of our new Avast Business Patch Management Service

10 June 2019 min read

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Tips & Advice

Take our quiz: Can you tell a real website from a scam site?

perex__ Avast went to Charlotte, N.C., to ask people if they could tell real websites from scam websites. Take the same quiz – and learn tips from the FBI and Avast experts.

Avast went to Charlotte, N.C., to ask people if they could tell real websites from scam websites. Take the same quiz – and learn tips from the FBI and Avast experts.

10 June 2019 min read
Security News

Beware the adware, and more news of the week

perex__ A sophisticated strain of adware called BeiTaAd lurked in the background of Google Play apps downloaded 440 million times.

A sophisticated strain of adware called BeiTaAd lurked in the background of Google Play apps downloaded 440 million times.

7 June 2019 min read
Business Security

Best IoT Technology for Small Business

perex__ The Internet of Things can provide businesses with money-saving processes and valuable information as more innovative devices get connected.

The Internet of Things can provide businesses with money-saving processes and valuable information as more innovative devices get connected.

6 June 2019 min read
Tips & Advice

Teen hacking: How to understand the good, the bad, and the lucrative

perex__ Some teen hackers end up criminals, some end up heroes, and one ended up a millionaire. Where should you draw the lines?

Some teen hackers end up criminals, some end up heroes, and one ended up a millionaire. Where should you draw the lines?

5 June 2019 min read
Business Security

e-support AG increases customer base using Avast Business CloudCare

perex__ Swiss MSP credits layered security and flexible payment model as key advantages

Swiss MSP credits layered security and flexible payment model as key advantages

4 June 2019 min read
Security News

Financial firm sued over breach, and more news of the week

perex__ A data breach victim slapped a class-action lawsuit on First American Financial for a data breach exposing 885 million files

A data breach victim slapped a class-action lawsuit on First American Financial for a data breach exposing 885 million files

31 May 2019 min read