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Avast Shares Details on Last Year’s CCleaner Hack

CCleaner suffered a major breach last year. Now, I don’t know if you ever used CCleaner or not, but remember when we told you about the software’s major breach ...

April 23, 2018 at 5:43 pm by
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Avast in Preparation for UK’s Largest Technology Stock Market Flotation

Avast Preparing for Stock Market Flotation – Represents the UK’s Potentially Largest Ever IPO Avast is a highly popular program and is found on many home and ...

November 7, 2017 at 12:40 pm by
Avast Anti-Virus Acquires CCleaner Maker Piriform

Piriform Has Been Hacked and Recent CCleaner Versions Compromised

Piriform is the victim of a large-scale attack. In one of the most recent and serious hacks, CCleaner creator Piriform has been compromised. Piriform was purchased some while ...

September 18, 2017 at 1:01 pm by
Avast Anti-Virus Acquires CCleaner Maker Piriform

Avast Anti-Virus Acquires CCleaner Maker Piriform

Security software product maker Avast is announcing their acquisition of London-based Piriform. The latter is known for their CCleaner performance optimization software, a ...

July 19, 2017 at 9:05 pm by

The Evolving Threat of Ransomware and How it Works

With Ransomware on the increase, we look to help explain what Ransomware is and what you can do to avoid becoming its next victim in a significantly growing volume of those ...

April 19, 2017 at 1:30 pm by

1 in 5 UK Businesses Have Been Attacked by Hackers

A recent survey has revealed that at least 1 in 5 UK businesses have been attacked or the victim of hackers/cyber crime. The research conducted also found that out of 1,200 ...

April 18, 2017 at 6:05 pm by

Possible Fix Found For Windows 10 Error With Taskbar and Cortana.

The release of Windows 10 has been rather odd in many respects, yes it’s an improvement over the much maligned previous OS in terms of user interface, but privacy concerns ...

October 4, 2015 at 11:30 am by

Kaspersky Faked Malware to Harm Rivals

Moscow-based computer security company Kaspersky Labs has been faking malware for the past decade to harm its rivals, two former employees have revealed. According to the ...

August 15, 2015 at 4:30 pm by

Three Android Apps Pulled From Google Play Over Adware Concern

Three Android app have been deleted from the Google Play store after being flagged as adware by security outfit Avast. One of the apps, a card game called Durak, had over 5 ...

February 4, 2015 at 7:58 pm by

Selling Your Google Android Smartphone? Might Want to Double Check All Data is Wiped

Consumers reselling their Google Android smartphones need to focus on overwriting data because simply deleting files isn’t enough anymore, AVAST Software recently ...

July 8, 2014 at 8:17 pm by

Avast Releases Free Tool to Remove Simplocker Ransomware From Hijacked Phones

Security company Avast has announced the release of the avast! Ransomware Removal, a new tool designed to help compromised Google Android users decrypt files on devices ...

June 19, 2014 at 3:47 am by

Microsoft Is Leading PC Anti-Virus Vendor According To Report

New research figures by software and IT solutions company OPSWAT suggest that Microsoft dominates the desktop and laptop anti-virus markets with its free Microsoft Security ...

October 30, 2013 at 10:16 am by

Bitdefender Is Best Windows 8 Internet Security, AVG is Best Free Security

According to the well respected, comprehensive and independent test of internet security packages, done by AV Test, Bitdefender has come out on top as the best overall ...

April 7, 2013 at 1:55 am by


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