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Avast Software
05/25/2017 at 11:48. Facebook
The WannaCry ransomware hit hard but do you know why it happened and who was behind it? BBC News breaks down the real story behind the biggest threat epidemic like why the NHS chose not to use a closed secure network.
The WannaCry ransomware hit hard but do you know why it happened

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack: Your questions answered - BBC News

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Osmar Leiva
عبده الشرقاوى
Ch Usman Khalid
Avast Software
Avast Software
05/24/2017 at 15:12. Facebook
Garry Kasparov talks how the ISP controls on U.S individual browser history says a lot about the future for global security and government involvement.
Garry Kasparov talks how the ISP controls on US individual browser history

Syncing individual privacy to global cybersecurity

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Avast Software
05/24/2017 at 08:18. Facebook
Your Windows 10 computer doesn’t have to stay in the slow lane because of your love for apps and game installs.
Your Windows 10 computer doesnt have to stay in the slow lane

Top 5 ways to speed up your Windows 10 computer

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Menno Den Hertog
Želvo Želvovič
Andy Friedrich
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Avast Software
05/23/2017 at 02:10. Facebook
In the wake of the #WannaCry and #Adylkell threats, it is vital more than ever to update your security software via The Parallax
In the wake of the WannaCry and Adylkell threats it is vital

How to keep your software up-to-date - The Parallax

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Al Banna Izzis
Adylkuzz has already hit Ukraine, Russia, and Thailand. Don't be fooled, this silent threat is worse than #WannaCry and its hunger for your computer power will costs you more money!
Adylkuzz has already hit Ukraine Russia and Thailand Dont be fooled this

Meet Adylkuzz: cryptocurrency mining malware spreading using the same exploit as WannaCry

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Sulejman Suljo Hodzic
Kalyan A. Mahanty
Kenneth Swipies
Avast ransomware decryptor tools now decrypts .WALLET file extensions. Have you been hit by the Crysis ransomware? Don't pay the ransom, download the free tools!
Avast ransomware decryptor tools now decrypts WALLET file extensions Have you been

Avast releases four free ransomware decryptors

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Hoang Le Kieu Phong
Nikos Akoydis
Ashwin Kolkar
New Adylkuzz ransomware attack is the silent attacker that is worse than #Wannacry. Instead of encrypting your data and asking you to pay the ransom, this bigger threat silently installs cryptocurrency on your PC without you even knowing.
New Adylkuzz ransomware attack is the silent attacker that is worse than

There's another hacking attack right now, and it's making more money than WannaCry

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Juney Tjt Tra
Marian Maxim
Mobile phone thefts are on the rise. Now you can capture thieves in the action with the help of Avast Mobile Security remote controls.
Mobile phone thefts are on the rise Now you can capture thieves

Avast Mobile Security Pro now includes Avast Anti-Theft

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Mohi Hoderi
Joost de Nijs
Firaz Peerjade
More than 500,000 detections have been found as the WannaCry ransomware now ranks as the worst epidemic in history.
More than 500000 detections have been found as the WannaCry ransomware now

WannaCry Update - The Worst Ransomware Outbreak in History

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Guille Lasarte
Dragoljub Marković
Jomar Tejas Marimon
James Fong
Microsoft releases security patch designed for Windows XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003 to protect you against the latest ransomware attack, while advising users to "use vigilance when opening documents from untrusted or unknown sources."
Microsoft releases security patch designed for Windows XP Windows 8 and Windows

Microsoft releases Windows XP patch for WannaCrypt ransomware

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Tariq Khan
Paulo Falcão
Yenuel DA
Avoid becoming the next victim of the Wannacry ransomware attack by running Windows Update on your devices and installing the latest security patches.
Avoid becoming the next victim of the Wannacry ransomware attack by running

How One Simple Trick Just Put Out That Huge Ransomware Fire

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Eng H Ghirri
Hoàng Long
Pasan Ravana Lamahewa
Avast protects YOU from WanaCrypt0r 2.0. This growing ransomware epidemic attacked Europe with more than 57,000 detections. Successful hits in the first 24 hours were made to telecommunications companies and major institutions
Avast protects YOU from WanaCrypt0r 20 This growing ransomware epidemic attacked Europe

Ransomware that infected Telefonica and NHS hospitals is spreading aggressively, with over 50,000 attacks so far, today

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Willy Chandra
Ashley DuFresne
Mohsin Ali
"True con artists, the criminals behind these play to your vulnerabilities, take advantage of your tendency to trust, and trick you – with an email from what you think is a reputable sender"
True con artists the criminals behind these play to your vulnerabilities take

The ways of the hacker: Exactly how do they violate your online privacy?

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Conrado Magtajas
Mona Appelvik
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"It appears that there is an association between the malicious registration of typo domain names used to target political organizations and the likely-malicious registration of brand-related domains. Such a connection would imply that the same groups that hacked the DCCC and DNC may be positioning themselves for similar attacks on for-profit companies."
It appears that there is an association between the malicious registration of

From Russia With Cybercrime: What Corporations Need to Know About the Recent Hacking Of US Political Organizations

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Cybercriminals can target smart homes with ransomware while being miles away from you. If your home was haunted by cyber threats, would you pay the ransom to gain back control?
Cybercriminals can target smart homes with ransomware while being miles away from

When 'Smart Homes' Get Hacked: I Haunted A Complete Stranger's House Via The Internet

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What if your smart home turned on you? Our favorite Mr. Robot episode shows how a house of horror could be a real deal [ Bit.ly Link ]
What if your smart home turned on you Our favorite Mr Robot
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Manaf AL Ja'afari
Manaf AL Ja'afari
The Human Rights Foundation chairman, Claudio Guarnieri, and our Avast security ambassador will discuss “Hacking Democracy: Power and Propaganda in the Digital Age,” today at re:publica 17 in Berlin
The Human Rights Foundation chairman Claudio Guarnieri and our Avast security ambassador

Avast security ambassador Garry Kasparov speaking at 2017 re:publica

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Scammers are using new techniques to access your log in credentials. "Instead of sending an email with a link to a fake Google, Facebook, or Amazon log-in site, scammers are generating authentic password reset emails, then phishing their victims for the one-time access code those emails contain."
Scammers are using new techniques to access your log in credentials Instead

What to do when your password gets reset - The Parallax

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Muhamad Pandhy Putra
Filip Merfort
Between Turkey's recent ban on Wikipedia and the U.S government giving ISP's permission to sell internet user personal data, the hunt for a good VPN is at an all time high. However, as the search continues, so do the scams. [ Goo.gl Link ]
Between Turkeys recent ban on Wikipedia and the US government giving ISPs

How to spot a fake VPN

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