Instagram gives users Sensitive Content Control

Plus, hackers bypass Windows Hello, and Venmo finally ditches that global social feed

23 Jul 2021 min read

Understanding the Pegasus project

Although the chances of being struck by Pegasus are low, there's still many reasons to practice safe computing on your phone

22 Jul 2021 min read

Is voice cloning a security threat?

Plus, the Ring doorbell gets a security upgrade and Xbox gives parents more spending control

16 Jul 2021 min read

Phishing scams are taking advantage of crypto hype

Wherever cryptocurrency is growing in popularity, crypto-based scams are not far behind

13 Jul 2021 min read

Enhancing threat intelligence using new STIX and TAXII standards

The latest round of both standards have been implemented by numerous vendors, including Avast

12 Jul 2021 min read

What to do about the Kaseya and PrintNightmare vulnerabilities

Here are three clear steps to help keep yourself and your businesses as safe as possible

9 Jul 2021 min read

Twitter considers new security features

Plus, Avast detects malware in Mongolia, and Trump’s new site gets hacked on day one

9 Jul 2021 min read

Dealing with data brokers

My recent experience highlights the fact that we don’t have control over our personal data

6 Jul 2021 min read

U.S. senator exposes data purchases

Plus, 700 million LinkedIn profiles get their data scraped, and a new report on facial recognition shows little accountability

2 Jul 2021 min read

Video: Fighting unpredictable existential threats

How can we prepare for threats we don’t even know exist yet?

30 Jun 2021 min read

Privacy advocates say “no” to eproctoring

Plus, the US and EU team up against ransomware, and the right to repair

25 Jun 2021 min read

How to protect yourself from the biggest password leak ever

Now's the perfect time to update your passwords and turn on MFA

21 Jun 2021 min read

iOS 15 helps normalize digital IDs

Plus, Android gets some new safety features and a single configuration error takes down websites around the world

18 Jun 2021 min read