Top tips and tricks for back to school

We've rounded up our best back to school advice to help students and their families maintain online safety.

8 Sep 2022 min read

How to block YouTube on your children’s school devices

For parents having issues with your kids facing addictive or inappropriate content on YouTube, we have some advice for you.

29 Aug 2022 min read

Back to school: Shopping cybersecurity 101

Learn your school’s policy regarding students’ computers and mobile devices, warn your kids about phishing, and be wary of public Wi-Fi.

23 Aug 2022 min read

Back to school shopping: Security and privacy software

It’s that time of the year again. Are your kids’ devices ready for school?

18 Aug 2022 min read

Back to school: 7 tips for improving your middle schooler's digital literacy

As our kids grow over the summer, so does their online fluency. Here are some tips for working digital literacy into your back to school plans this year.

17 Aug 2022 min read

How to manage your elementary schooler's digital milestones

As the internet becomes an inseparable part of childhood for most, there’s no better time than back-to-school to talk about internet safety and privacy.

11 Aug 2022 min read

Back to school: Do you know your high schooler's online fluency?

At this developmental stage, it’s time to start trusting that all of the work you put into teaching kids about good online behavior will pay off.

10 Aug 2022 min read

Back to school: Why device protection for kids is valuable

Protect your children’s (and family’s) digital identity and online safety by acting now.

9 Aug 2022 min read

Avast CISO Jaya Baloo discusses online safety for teachers and students

Cybersecurity in schools is the main topic of the latest Code Week podcast, featuring Avast CISO Jaya Baloo.

8 Aug 2022 min read

Kids are forming hacking groups online. Here's what to do about it.

The digital world comes with its own unique opportunities and potential dangers. But you, as the parent, have the tools to guide your kids and teens in the right direction.

28 Jun 2022 min read

Malware-as-a-service is spreading among teens

The Lunar malware builders aren’t unique: There are many varieties of “grabber builders” available online.

28 Jun 2022 min read

How to ease your kids into a hybrid play model

Limiting screen time is always a battle, but it’s worth it — especially in summer.

10 Jun 2022 min read

Stay protected against scams and online fraud with Avast One’s newest features

The newest additions to the Avast One service help keep scammers away and sensitive data safe.

6 Apr 2022 min read