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CEO Talk: Vincent Steckler, CEO of Avast

Lan Anh Vu | Posted 03.01.2017 | Business
Lan Anh Vu

Vincent Steckler is the CEO of Avast, a worldwide leader in antivirus software. As of 2015, Avast holds the biggest share of the market for antivirus ...

Cyber Sherlocks and the Case for Digital Watsons

Martin Giles | Posted 09.03.2016 | Business
Martin Giles

Machine learning models are only as good as the quality of the data sets on which they are based and the algorithms they employ. However, if the financial industry is any guide, the opportunity for security startups pioneering this approach is hugely exciting.

Back to School: 9 Must Have Tech Essentials for College Life

Andrea Smith | Posted 10.15.2014 | Technology
Andrea Smith

From a new tablet to portable chargers to keeping things organized in the dorm room, here are my picks for top tech back to school essentials.

Small Business Awareness of the Cloud's Benefits Is Growing

Mike Foreman | Posted 06.01.2013 | Small Business
Mike Foreman

Small businesses have always looked to their local computer contractors whom they know and trust to advise them which software is best suited to their needs.

Avoiding Tax Refund Identity Fraud

Jason Alderman | Posted 02.06.2013 | Business
Jason Alderman

Many people file their income tax returns as early in the year as possible. Some are eager to claim their tax refund right away, while others are trying not to procrastinate. Let me add another good reason to file your taxes right away: tax refund identity fraud.

3 Tips for Safer Holiday Shopping Online

Women & Co | Posted 01.28.2013 | Money
Women & Co

Like pickpockets in crowds, scammers can take advantage of all that added traffic online. Phishing and "brandjacking" scams have a better chance of slipping by in the flood of holiday emails.

Credit Card Issuers Can Increase Security With Simple Steps: Study

EILEEN AJ CONNELLY | Posted 08.29.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Credit card companies could make customers' accounts and identities more secure with a few simple steps. That's what consulting f...

The Writers Workbench: The Anti-Virus Flu Season

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Robert J. Elisberg

We all need anti-virus programs, and there are a lot out there to choose from. Here are a couple that don't have as recognizable names as some, yet have long been industry leaders.

Internet Fraud as a Market Failure

Charles Perrow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Charles Perrow

If fraud expands faster than financial transactions on the internet, we might find there is a market for safe software.