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The Cyber Security Attack Divide: Grandparents Targeted By Ransomware, Young Adults By TikTok Scams

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, 3:36 pm | Avast

 New research from Avast (LSE: AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, today revealed that older and younger generations are being targeted by different online threats based on the primary device that they use to go online. ... More >>

Avast Launches New Firewall Feature In Avast Free Antivirus

Monday, 17 January 2022, 8:18 pm | Avast

Avast enhances its award-winning free security and privacy protection to give people digital safety, freedom and confidence online January, 2022 – Avast, a global leader in digital security and privacy, today announced an update to its Avast Free Antivirus ... More >>

Work From Home Trend And Crypto Hype To Be Exploited In 2022

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 10:57 am | Avast

Cybersecurity experts from Avast, a global leader in digital security and privacy, foresee cybercriminals making advancements to ensure the effectiveness of ransomware, a continuation of cryptocurrency scams, heists, and crypto mining malware. Attacks ... More >>

Avast Steps Up To Protect Digital Freedom For All

Friday, 17 September 2021, 5:19 am | Avast

New mission to further digital rights and reset digital citizens’ relationship with the internet for a healthier online world; delivers new Avast One free protection platform for users worldwide September 16, 2021 – Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader ... More >>

Avast Cybersecurity Experts Predict COVID-19 Vaccination Scams, Deepfake Disinformation Campaigns For 2021

Thursday, 10 December 2020, 10:51 am | Avast

Cybersecurity experts at Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, foresee more COVID-19 vaccination scams, abuse of weak home office infrastructures, enterprise VPN infrastructure and providers, and ransomware attacks ... More >>

Avast Launches All-new Mobile Browser With Complete Data Encryption

Monday, 27 April 2020, 4:33 pm | Avast

Avast’s privacy-first browser combines a built-in VPN with complete encryption to provide users with a fast, secure and private experience on mobile. Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security products, has released an Android version of ... More >>

Adware Accounts For 72% Of All Mobile Malware

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 8:18 am | Avast

Avast Threat Labs intelligence shows the share of Android adware has risen by 38% in the last year Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security products, has found that adware now accounts for the vast majority of Android mobile malware. ... More >>

Avast delivers enterprise-class network Security

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 8:31 am | Avast

October 1, 2019 - Avast (LSE:AVST), a leader in digital security products for business and consumers, today announced the launch of Avast Business Secure Internet Gateway (SIG) to its channel partners. The cloud-based solution offers a global network of ... More >>

Avast discovers security flaws in GPS trackers

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 6:06 pm | Avast

Digital security vendors Avast [LSE:AVST] have discovered serious security vulnerabilities in the T8 Mini GPS tracker and nearly 30 other models by the same manufacturer, Shenzhen i365 Tech . Marketed to keep kids, seniors, pets, and even possessions safe, instead ... More >>