Cybersecurity and quantum readiness

Avast CISO Jaya Baloo explains what quantum computing is, talks about its promises and potential pitfalls, and urges organizations to be pragmatic about preparing for its advent. She lays out the steps that can be taken immediately and those that can be planned for the near and far future. This video was recorded at IRISSCON […]

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Avast Ransomware Shield for businesses prevents unauthorised access

Avast has launched a Ransomware Shield for businesses, offering organizations an extra layer of protection against ransomware attacks. This will ensure businesses can secure their files and customer data, with proactive protection which prevents unauthorized access. The new feature is available as part of the Avast Essential, Premium, and Ultimate Business Security packages for businesses […]

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Ransomware is not going anywhere: Attacks are up 24%

Avast released a report revealing a significant increase in global ransomware attacks, up 24% from Q1/2022. Researchers also uncovered a new zero-day exploit in Chrome, as well as signals how cybercriminals are preparing to move away from macros as an infection vector. Ransomware attacks increase After months of decline, global ransomware attacks increased significantly in […]

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Avast découvre une faille dans Google Chrome utilisée pour cibler des journalistes

Avast a récemment découvert une vulnérabilité de type « zero-day » dans Google Chrome (CVE-2022-2294) lorsqu’elle a été exploitée dans la nature dans le but d’attaquer les utilisateurs d’Avast au Moyen-Orient de manière très ciblée via un logiciel espion provenant d’Israël. Plus précisément, l’équipe Avast Threat Intelligence a découvert qu’au Liban, des journalistes figuraient parmi les parties […]

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Le fossé en matière de cybersécurité entre les pays libres et les pays non-libres persiste, tandis que la liberté sur Internet décline

Le Digital Wellbeing Report d’Avast montre que les habitants des pays où la liberté numérique est plus grande sont confrontés à moins de risques de cybersécurité et à des réglementations plus strictes en matière de protection de la vie privée. Pourtant, la transparence de la vie privée reste un problème dans le monde entier. The […]

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How to Uninstall Avast Antivirus on Windows, Mac, Android

Avast Antivirus is an internet security software that provides with services such as browser security, antivirus software, firewall, anti-phishing, antispyware, etc. It is compatible with all the major operations systems which include Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS. There could be several reasons due to which, you might feel the need to uninstall Avast from your […]

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