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How Organizations Can Defend Against Advanced Persistent Threats

Advanced persistent threats (APTs) have emerged to be legitimate concerns for all organizations. APTs are threat actors that breach networks and infrastructures and stealthily lurk within them over
Some Avast extensions dropped from Chrome Web Store after data collection abuses

Some Avast extensions dropped from Chrome Web Store after data collection abuses

Back in October, Wladimir Palant, developer of the popular AdBlock Plus browser extension, published a blog post outlining how extensions from security company Avast/AVG were collecting massive
Here’s how you can get 2 years of antivirus software for the price of 1

Here’s how you can get 2 years of antivirus software for the price of 1

Vipre is one of the fastest-growing names out there for antivirus protection, and this holiday season, the company has a great offer of two years of protection for the price of just one.
Senator Wyden Asks Avast Antivirus Why it Sells Users' Browsing Data

Senator Wyden Asks Avast Antivirus Why it Sells Users' Browsing Data

Wyden’s questions come after Mozilla removed Avast's and AVG’s extensions for harvesting user data.

Snatch Ransomware Reboots Windows in Safe Mode to Bypass Antivirus

Cybersecurity researchers have spotted a new variant of the Snatch ransomware that first reboots infected Windows computers into Safe Mode and only then encrypts victims' files to avoid antivirus

Avast and AVG Browser Extensions Spying On Chrome and Firefox Users

If your Firefox or Chrome browser has any of the below-listed four extensions offered by Avast and its subsidiary AVG installed, you should disable or remove them as soon as possible.Avast Online
What To Do If Your Antivirus Apps or Wifi Drivers Are Blocking Window 10 Updates

What To Do If Your Antivirus Apps or Wifi Drivers Are Blocking Window 10 Updates

Microsoft is preventing certain PCs running older versions of AVG and Avast antivirus software and outdated Qualcomm WiFi drivers from installing Windows 10 versions 1809, 1903, and 1909. Here’s why:
This highly reviewed antivirus software is 89% off

This highly reviewed antivirus software is 89% off

TL;DR: Get a three-year subscription to the secure GlassWire Elite for $29.99, an 89% savings. One fateful day in November 1988, a Cornell University student named Robert Morris changed the internet

Hackers Breach ZoneAlarm's Forum Site — Outdated vBulletin to Blame

ZoneAlarm, an internet security software company owned by Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point Technologies, has suffered a data breach exposing data of its discussion forum users, the company
'Chronicle Is Dead and Google Killed It'

'Chronicle Is Dead and Google Killed It'

Chronicle, Google’s moonshot cybersecurity startup that was supposed to completely change the industry, is imploding.

Rogue TrendMicro Employee Sold Customer Data to Tech Support Scammers

Do you always uncomfortable trusting companies with your data? If so, you're not alone.While companies do much to protect themselves from external threats, insiders always pose the highest risk to a
Google Enlists Outside Help to Clean Up Android's Malware Mess

Google Enlists Outside Help to Clean Up Android's Malware Mess

The newly formed App Defense Alliance will try to solve a malware problem that has bedeviled the Play Store since inception.
Save over £50 on Kaspersky Total Security with this exclusive code

Save over £50 on Kaspersky Total Security with this exclusive code

TL;DR: Kaspersky Total Security is on sale for £54.99 with the code MASH50, saving you 50% on list price. The world is a dangerous place, and the sad fact of life is that nowadays you need to invest
Discord ‘Spidey Bot’ malware is stealing users’ data, including passwords

Discord ‘Spidey Bot’ malware is stealing users’ data, including passwords

Discord has been infiltrated by malware that has the potential to steal users’ email addresses, phone numbers, usernames, IP addresses, and more.
McAfee Total Protection 2019 on sale for under £11 on Amazon

McAfee Total Protection 2019 on sale for under £11 on Amazon

TL;DR: The comprehensive McAfee Total Protection 2019 is on sale for £10.99 on Amazon, saving you 73% on list price. Antivirus software is not the most glamorous member of the technology market. It

Breaches are now commonplace, but Reason Cybersecurity lets users guard their privacy

There has been no shortage of massive security breaches so far this year. Just last July, Capital One disclosed that it was hit by a breach that affected more than 100 million customers.Also recently,
Airo Antivirus for Mac on sale for under £30 with this exclusive deal

Airo Antivirus for Mac on sale for under £30 with this exclusive deal

TL;DR: The protective Airo Antivirus is on sale for £28.99, saving you 55% on list price. Mac owners can be a smug bunch, but to be fair they have plenty of reasons to be. Apple's coveted devices
Does your Mac really need antivirus software? We asked the experts

Does your Mac really need antivirus software? We asked the experts

Mac users are often told they don’t need antivirus apps because Apple’s systems are safe and secure. But is that true? We asked the experts.
Kaspersky AV injected unique ID that allowed sites to track users, even in incognito mode

Kaspersky AV injected unique ID that allowed sites to track users, even in incognito mode

Feature Kaspersky added in 2015 also made it possible to be ID'd across different browsers.
Broadcom acquires Symantec’s enterprise division for $10.7 billion

Broadcom acquires Symantec’s enterprise division for $10.7 billion

Chipmaker Broadcom said it will buy antivirus software maker Symantec's enterprise security unit for $10.7 billion in cash.