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New ransomware targets PC users worldwide. Know exactly what the Petya based ransomware is and what you need to do to protect yourself.
New ransomware targets PC users worldwide Know exactly what the Petya based

2017 Petya Ransomware Outbreak — Your Quick Safety Guide

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Richard Shea
Peter Archer
Zack Albrecht
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
06/27/2017 at 05:53. Facebook
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06/26/2017 at 19:19. Facebook
Your PC can become slow for a variety of reasons. Learn why and how to fix it with our in-depth end-to-end ultimate guide for speeding and cleaning up your device.
Your PC can become slow for a variety of reasons Learn why

Ultimate Guide to Speeding Up & Cleaning Up Your PC | AVG

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Samantha Hurrell
Jerome Cranston
Norman Bryan
AVG Technologies
AVG Technologies
06/22/2017 at 22:22. Facebook
More than a month after the biggest ransomware outbreak hits the world, WannaCry is still targeting new victims.
More than a month after the biggest ransomware outbreak hits the world

WannaCry Ransomware Infections Hit Dozens Of Traffic Cameras

forbes.com
Bill Shumard
Christine Butler
Belinda Kjellberg
Did you know that hackers can access your webcam from a distance? Cover your privacy from prying eyes by taping your webcam.
Did you know that hackers can access your webcam from a distance

Why You Should Cover the Camera on Your Laptop or Tablet

avg.com
Mogay Ariff Mpoy
Rick Kaplin
Bryan Jeffers
British Prime Minister Theresa May wants to enforce stricter internet regulations in hopes of eliminating terrorist online activity, but is it worth the risk of weakening your data encryption?
British Prime Minister Theresa May wants to enforce stricter internet regulations in

Can the world ever really keep terrorists off the internet?

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Steve Rigby
Kayleigh Simon
Gary Michael Thompson
Recent ransomware attacks have hit Windows PC users hard and more are on the way. Learn how to update your Windows apps and protect your files from the next threat.
Recent ransomware attacks have hit Windows PC users hard and more are

How to Update your Applications with Tuneup

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Spence Dreckly Cardy
Ann Ñ Boldin
Nick Smith
If you think your #Apple Mac is protected from a ransomware attack, think again! "In less than a year, Macs have gone from not having any major malware infections to having several ransomware threats; the threats got progressively more sophisticated, even employing signed digital certificates to facilitate in compromising a device."
If you think your Apple Mac is protected from a ransomware attack

7 ways to protect your Apple computers against ransomware - TechRepublic

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Joe Barna
Gustavo Couto
Alex Dodd
Future malware threats that will make #WannaCry look like child's play as cybercriminals use new and clever methods to steal your data. Protect yourself by "making sure you keep your computer updated, including installing all patches and system updates from that manufacturer. Second, only download files if you know what they are and come from a source you trust."
Future malware threats that will make WannaCry look like childs play as

WannaCry Malware Was Only the Beginning

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Barry Lowden
Nick Smith
Felipe Pereira
The silent server swap will “ attack your device and forcibly redirect your online traffic towards fake websites or display alternate content, and can often be used to steal your private data.” [ Avgread.me Link ]
The silent server swap will attack your device and forcibly redirect your

What is DNS hijacking?

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AVG
Max Teller
Dave Crane
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

avg.com
Thorn Hart
David Harrison
Mieke Kuipers
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
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

money.cnn.com
Steve Rae
Richard Ralph
Denise Moote
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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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

mashable.com
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

forbes.com
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

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