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Two-Factor Authentication & The Sites You Should Be Using It On

Two-Factor Authentication & The Sites You Should Be Using It On

Hopefully you’re already aware of the benefits of using two-factor authentication (2FA). We blogged about what it is and how it keeps you safe last year, and also recently detailed […]

Posted 17 April, 2014

Telstra Desktop Messaging Scam Alert!

Telstra Desktop Messaging Scam Alert!

If you’re a Telstra desktop messaging client, it’s worth being aware of this scam email that was brought to our attention by an AVG community member recently. The format of […]

Posted 16 April, 2014

What Are The Ingredients Of Spam?

What are the ingredients of spam?

Are you confused by emails that you receive and you often wonder whether they are legitimate ones or phishing emails? In the video below, AVG Security Advisor, Michael McKinnon, discusses […]

Posted 15 April, 2014

Is It Okay To Log Into Websites Using Your Facebook Or Google Account?

Is It Okay To Log Into Websites Using Your Facebook Or Google Account?

We’ve all been to websites where the only way to login has been to use your Facebook or Google account, right? Have you ever felt a bit ‘weirded out’ by […]

Posted 15 April, 2014

You’ll Be Hopping Mad If You Get Scammed This Easter!

You'll Be Hopping Mad If You Get Scammed This Easter!

The Easter break is one we always look forward to and we begin to salivate at the thought of chocolate  a couple of days off! Often, we find ourselves in […]

Posted 14 April, 2014

Suncorp Bank Spam Email – “You Have 1 Unread Message”

SunCorp

If you’re a Suncorp Bank customer, it would be disconcerting to receive a phishing email like this and you may find yourself clicking on the email to find out what […]

Posted 11 April, 2014

Software Patches Explained

Millions Await The Next Software Patch…Even If They Don’t Know What They Are!

We’ve taken you through the importance of software updates in keeping your computer and mobile devices secure previously, and now we’d like to extend on this advice by explaining what […]

Posted 10 April, 2014

Five Security Myths Unmasked

Five security myths unmasked

When faced with the challenge of staying safe online, it’s no surprise that we’re all motivated by the best of intentions to help spread advice that on the surface seems […]

Posted 9 April, 2014

Yes, Your AVG Products Will Continue To Work With Windows XP

Yes, Your AVG Products Will Continue To Work With Windows XP

If you’re a Windows XP user and an AVG customer, you may have had some concerns recently with the news that Microsoft are ending support for Windows XP on the […]

Posted 8 April, 2014

Queensland Woman Robbed – Thief Leaves Her A Message on Facebook!

Queensland woman robbed - thief leaves a message on Facebook!

Being robbed is a terrible experience. Coming home to find either doors and windows smashed, or locks picked and then items missing from all sorts of places is really horrific. […]

Posted 8 April, 2014
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