Are Macs Immune From Malware And Cybersecurity Threats? | Avast

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For years Macs were considered relatively safe from cybercrime. No one creates malware for Macs because there are so many more PCs and businesses usually run on PCs, many people believed. Criminals ...

How Can Artists Protect Their Macs? | Avast

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When Coldplay goes into the studio, the producer recording the band uses a Mac. When author Stephen King writes spine-tingling novels, he sits down every day to write on a Mac. When ...
Zoom Spying Vulnerability: The Plot Thickens

Zoom Spying Vulnerability: The Plot Thickens

White-label versions of Zoom come with the same bug as Apple patched last week. Time to patch again ...
Security Boulevard

Zoom Zero-Day, GDPR Fines, Google Assistant Recordings

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for July 15th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Zoom video conferencing zero-day, massive fines being issued for violating GDPR, and ...

Windows Malware for Macs and More Weekly News | Avast

Phishing scam has fishy URLs There’s a phishing campaign afoot that tries scamming users into believing their email accounts have been compromised. The phishing email claims multiple verification errors have caused the ...

Fake Android Apps and Phony YouTube Stars | Avast

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Fake Android photo apps booted off Google Play Cybersecurity researchers identified dozens of fake apps on the Google Play Store intended solely for malicious purposes. The apps posed as Android photo enhancers, ...
Avast Photo Cleaner tidies up your library | Avast

Avast Photo Cleaner tidies up your library | Avast

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I recently came across a box of old photos from the late 80s, my early childhood. My parents had taken me to southern Spain for more than two weeks. And while I ...

Android SMS Worm, plus setting up a Mac for kids

Lukas Stefanko on an Android SMS worm, and Mark Stockley on setting up a Mac for children to use ...
Avast security products win awards | Avast

Avast security products win awards | Avast

You deserve protection online, no matter what device or operating system you are using. When we started Avast, over 30 years ago, our motto was “cybersecurity for everyone.” Today, those words still ...
The Essential Guide for Mac Security | Avast

The Essential Guide for Mac Security | Avast

Macs are beautiful machines, in both appearance and performance. The sleek designs, intuitive OS, trend-setting apps, and, yes, the anti-malware security built into the platform, make them among the most cherished items ...