Mobile Security

Android Trojan GM Bot is evolving and targeting more than 50 banks worldwide

GM Bot has targeted hundreds of thousands of mobile users in the last quarter.

31 October 2016 min read

Avast’s new Call Blocker app helps users avoid unwanted calls

Easily and effectively block unwanted calls from spammers, telemarketers, and even personal phone numbers with Avast Call Blocker.

26 September 2016 min read

Oktoberfest 2016: How to quickly connect to secure Wi-Fi in Munich

Avast Wi-Fi Finder helps you find Wi-Fi hotspots while traveling.

16 September 2016 min read

Wi-Fi Finder 2.0 brings secure Wi-Fi connectivity to the next level

Avast Wi-Fi Finder provides you with free, secure and fast connection to Wi-Fi networks everywhere you go.

31 August 2016 min read

Apple security holes reveal chinks in the iOS armor

Three undiscovered iOS vulnerabilities leave iPhone users scampering to update their devices.

30 August 2016 min read

Phone lost or stolen? Avast has your back with updated Anti-Theft app

Using Avast Anti-Theft, you can now locate, lock, wipe and sound an alarm on your lost or stolen phones by using any mobile or desktop device.

22 August 2016 min read

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Linux flaw puts 80% of Android devices at risk

A vulnerability thought to affect about 1.4 billion Android devices has been uncovered.

17 August 2016 min read

The truth behind QuadRooter

Headlines warn that a new Android vulnerability could expose 900 million devices. Find out the truth about QuadRooter, and what you can do to protect yourself.

15 August 2016 min read

Avast Free Mac Security scores a perfect 10 in AV-Comparatives‘ Mac Security Test & Review

Avast Free Mac Security had an 100% detection rate on both AV-Comparatives‘ Mac Malware Protection and Windows Malware Detection tests.

29 July 2016 min read

Republican National Convention delegates unknowingly use fake Wi-Fi networks

“I vote Trump!” fake Wi-Fi hotspot fools Republican National Convention goers.

19 July 2016 min read

Pokémon Go real-world safety guide

Pokémon Go 'trainers' risk getting minor boo boos to walking off a cliff. This guide will remind you what it's like to move around in the real world.

15 July 2016 min read

Permission to punch the presidential candidates

Whomever your candidate of choice, check your app permissions to see if they are really justified and worth the fun you might enjoy from the app.

6 July 2016 min read
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