AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
yesterday at 09:24. Facebook
Companies and cybercriminals at your online activity through your browser to target you with adjusted ads and messages, so keeping a tidy browser can save you loads of trouble down the road.
Companies and cybercriminals at your online activity through your browser to target

Why cleaning your browser makes it safer

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AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
05/23/2017 at 13:38. Facebook
If you’ve ever clicked ‘like’ on and shared one of those promotions giving away “free tickets” in exchange for retweets, you may have come dangerously close to being grounded with no boarding pass and a lighter wallet.
If youve ever clicked like on and shared one of those promotions

Check out these real-life airline scams

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Katie Nichole Jarnutowski
Barry Lowden
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
05/18/2017 at 19:08. Facebook
This latest malware is the silent threat you won't see coming.
"Adylkuzz," leverages the same hole in old Windows software used to spread #WannaCry. But this attack operates in the background of computers, installing a "miner" to generate the cryptocurrency.
This latest malware is the silent threat you won't see coming

More malware is making the rounds -- but this time it's invisible

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Steve Rae
Denise Moote
Richard Harris
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
05/18/2017 at 03:31. Facebook
Online ad deals may be hard to resist, but be careful! "Hackers buy ad space in popular, legit websites and load them with ads infected by viruses, spyware, malware and all kinds of cyber filth you wish you’d never heard of!"
Online ad deals may be hard to resist but be careful Hackers

What is malvertising? Attack of the ads

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AVG
Michael Palombi
Richard Harris
AVG protects you from #Wannacry! Reported as the worst attack in history, know how to protect your devices from the latest ransomware epidemic
AVG protects you from Wannacry Reported as the worst attack in history

WannaCry ransomware: what you need to know

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David Daniel Rubio Rodriguez
Denise Moote
Jason Neat
Download the newest Windows patch to protect your PC against the WannaCrypt ransomware for Windows XP, Windows 8, and Windows Server 2003. Microsoft advises users to "use vigilance when opening documents from untrusted or unknown sources."
Download the newest Windows patch to protect your PC against the WannaCrypt

Microsoft releases Windows XP patch for WannaCrypt ransomware

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Robert Malcolm Kay
Joo Anta
David Daniel Rubio Rodriguez
One simple trick you can use to avoid the WannaCry ransomware attack. Run Windows Update and install all of the security patches.
One simple trick you can use to avoid the WannaCry ransomware attack

How One Simple Trick Just Put Out That Huge Ransomware Fire

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Franz Spadari
Chandra Setiawan K
Bach Gia Nguyen
Aggressive ransomware quickly targeting Europe today. "The NHS was just one of the victims of the huge attack, which spread across the world infecting computers everywhere in Europe and Asia."
Aggressive ransomware quickly targeting Europe today The NHS was just one of

A cyber attack just plunged the NHS into absolute chaos

independent.co.uk
AVG
Mark Richard
Tom Ingramii
USB flash drive users, beware! Drives just released by IBM for Storwize systems could very well contain malware.
USB flash drive users beware Drives just released by IBM for Storwize

IBM warns of malware it shipped on flash drives

cnet.co
AVG
Moose Maximus
Dominik Dielessen
Your smart home devices could make your home and your children vulnerable to spying eyes. "Often set with a default or no password, the devices provide an easy route for cyber criminals to get their hands on personal details from any apps or web pages that fail to use secure encryption."
Your smart home devices could make your home and your children vulnerable

How hackers could use your 'smart home' devices to break into your home

mirror.co.uk
Moose Maximus
Google users are hit by another email scam. If you are receiving Google doc emails with the subject: “hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh@mailinator.com”, don’t open it! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Google users are hit by another email scam If you are receiving

Google Docs Big Phishing Scam: What You Need to Know

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AVG
King Annie
Lynn Foster- Turner
Nancy Chavez
Τασος Αναστασιαδης
Jason Neat
Mac users, don’t drink the Kool-Aid! You are JUST vulnerable to malware as the PC users (you sometimes – admit it! – disdain). The latest Apple-fan-targeted scam can get full control of your browsing history.
Mac users dont drink the KoolAid You are JUST vulnerable to malware

Watch out for this new malware scam targeting Mac users

bit.ly
Faye Trewin
Jack S K Roberts
Tony Campbell
Tired of hacks to your Amazon.com Facebook or even LinkedIn accounts? Create stronger passwords that are hard to crack using a mix of upper and lower case letters with symbols. #worldpasswordday
Tired of hacks to your Amazoncom Facebook or even LinkedIn accounts Create
Zack Albrecht
Douglas Heckman
Benny Bancroft
Don't store your strong passwords to help you remember them when logging in. Use these tips to select easy and memorable passwords that will be hard to hack! #WorldPasswordDay
Dont store your strong passwords to help you remember them when logging

How to choose a stronger password you’ll actually remember

qz.com
Paul Smith
Yazad Khambata
Kim Hutcheson
Uber is giving ride sharers the gift of privacy by providing the option to hide their personal information and trip details from drivers.
Uber is giving ride sharers the gift of privacy by providing the

How Uber drives a fine line on security and privacy - The Parallax

the-parallax.com
David Brown
Moose Maximus
Robin Shukar
Sudden ban on Wikipedia is causing a huge uproar with Turkish citizens, especially with no explanation from the government about why and even when access will be available again!
Sudden ban on Wikipedia is causing a huge uproar with Turkish citizens

Turkish authorities block Wikipedia without giving reason - BBC News

bbc.com
Jeremy Wood
Ross Montalto
Gideon Asche
Amazon.com Echo's newest feature will help improve your style, but your privacy could take a serious hit. [ Read.bi Link ]
Amazoncom Echos newest feature will help improve your style but your privacy

What you need to know about the privacy of the new smart camera Amazon wants you to put in your bedroom

read.bi
Marcin Jędrzejczyk
Ursula Burkhardt
Jason Neat
Even if your password is not working because of a glitch with Instagram, you can still secure your info with the help of using two factor authentication.
Even if your password is not working because of a glitch with

How to set up two-factor authentication - The Parallax

the-parallax.com
Etren Masen
LJ Foor
John Knapp
So you've been hit by ransomware, now what do you do? First, don't panic! Your files can be recovered even without you paying the ransom to thieves.
So youve been hit by ransomware now what do you do First

How to avoid ransomware—or remove it - The Parallax

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AVG
Jerry Giese
David Harrison