Photo by Juan Ramos on Unsplash Sindhura Gade, a cybersecurity engineer at Avast, gives advice to young women based on her own experience Being an engineer in the cybersecurity space means working on finding answers to potential security threats and finding better ways to safeguard our families. I work on a variety of technologies, and with cybersecurity growing rapidly, I […]
Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash Your personally identifiable information is online for anyone to see, but here’s how you can get it under control In this post we’re sharing information on why you need to protect your personal data online, how that data is collected, and what you can do to minimize its collection. We’re not talking about […]
Photo by vipul uthaiah on Unsplash FBI expert tells the Avast Blog about fraud related to social media and dating sites, the second-costliest type of cybercrime Crying out from near the top of the FBI’s cybercrime report last week was a heartbreaking statistic. The second-costliest category of crime, behind only compromised business email, was confidence and romance fraud, with a 2018 […]
The three “Fs” are fatigue, frustration, and failure. You need to avoid them like the plague that they are. Fatigue is debt fatigue. Debt fatigue occurs when you have been in debt for so long that you are simply worn-out.
Photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash Saving too little for retirement is a major fear of most Americans, and studies have shown that more Americans fear insufficient retirement savings than fear death. Running out of money is indeed very frightening, as no one wants to be without the cash they need in their 70s and 80s. But how likely […]