The promise of a free movie download led thousands of people into unintended malware.
Avast discovered 32 malicious extensions with a whopping 75 million combined installs that were available on the Chrome Web Store.
Ransomware has been a prominent threat in cybersecurity for more than a decade, but the rates of incidents are showing slight decline. The Avast Q1/2023 Threat Report examines why.
By staying informed about potential threats and taking proactive measures to protect yourself, you can continue to enjoy the benefits of Web3 and IPFS while minimizing your risk of falling victim to phishing attacks.
Avast researchers discovered a dangerous vulnerability in Microsoft software, then worked with Microsoft to rapidly patch it.
All signs indicate that this is simply a scam to scare company decision makers into paying money to avoid further consequences.
Since macros from the internet have been blocked by default, we've seen different criminal groups trying out new malware delivery mechanisms.
There are constantly new scams similar to this one appearing on social media — fortunately, there are straightforward ways to steer clear of them.
You can protect yourself by learning how to recognize these scams and keep your personal and financial information safe.
Stalkerware is often installed secretly on mobile phones by abusive spouses, ex-partners, and other close contacts to spy on their targets.
Research related to online dating underscores the importance of conscious digital sharing.