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The Internet of Things era: 6 ways to stay safe

The IoT is full of promise, but it also means more cyberthreats, so you need to stay safe.

7 July 2018 min read

A new malware, an old flaw, and social media as a weapon

perex__ Smoke Loader uses a new injection technique, Hamas uses social engineering on IDF, and a Facebook bug causes unblocking.

Smoke Loader uses a new injection technique, Hamas uses social engineering on IDF, and a Facebook bug causes unblocking.

6 July 2018 min read

Do you expect more from your browser?

perex__ A survey of 10,000 people illustrates how Avast Secure Browser has everything you want and need in a web browser today.

A survey of 10,000 people illustrates how Avast Secure Browser has everything you want and need in a web browser today.

2 July 2018 min read

Data breaches, Fortnite flim-flam, and a whammy of a cyberattack

perex__ Two online services suffered data breaches this week and Ukraine reported signs of a planned large-scale attack.

Two online services suffered data breaches this week and Ukraine reported signs of a planned large-scale attack.

29 June 2018 min read

Stay a Step Ahead of Today’s Bigger, Badder Cyberthreats

perex__ {value=Choose your weapon: Staying ahead of the cyberthreats of today and tomorrow. }

Choose your weapon: Staying ahead of the cyberthreats of today and tomorrow.

26 June 2018 min read

Three new threats at large and one thrown behind bars

perex__ {value=SamSam ransomware, Mylobot malware, and a new Netflix phishing scam top today’s potential threats. }

SamSam ransomware, Mylobot malware, and a new Netflix phishing scam top today’s potential threats.

22 June 2018 min read

Visit Avast website

[UPDATED] Did you reboot your router yet? Make sure to do so and soon.

perex__ Many ignore everyday warnings, but this one from the FBI is one you should take seriously

Many ignore everyday warnings, but this one from the FBI is one you should take seriously

18 June 2018 min read

Major Microsoft fixes and risky Android devices

perex__ Microsoft gives us an important Patch Tuesday, a crypto-heist affects Bitcoin value, and security experts find too many Android devices at risk.

Microsoft gives us an important Patch Tuesday, a crypto-heist affects Bitcoin value, and security experts find too many Android devices at risk.

15 June 2018 min read

The cybersecurity economy is on the rise, cybercriminals better watch out

perex__ Cyberattacks have evolved from personal problems to global emergencies, but AI and the cloud can protect us.

Cyberattacks have evolved from personal problems to global emergencies, but AI and the cloud can protect us.

14 June 2018 min read

Some got phished while booking, some got hacked while looking

perex__ Booking.com users get phished, MyHeritage gets mysteriously hacked, and Apple amps up cybersafety.

Booking.com users get phished, MyHeritage gets mysteriously hacked, and Apple amps up cybersafety.

8 June 2018 min read

Routers at risk, Canadian chaos, and a Hidden Cobra

perex__ The FBI chases down malware threats and Canada deals with its first major cyberattack on financial institutions.

The FBI chases down malware threats and Canada deals with its first major cyberattack on financial institutions.

1 June 2018 min read

5 malware attacks making the news

perex__ From hacking cars to cryptomining, botnets, social engineering, and phishing, the week was fraught with tales of cybercrime.

From hacking cars to cryptomining, botnets, social engineering, and phishing, the week was fraught with tales of cybercrime.

25 May 2018 min read