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Four reasons to pay for antivirus (and three reasons why you shouldn’t)

Four reasons to pay for antivirus (and three reasons why you shouldn’t)

Antivirus companies should earn your monthly subscription. We explain where it's worth paying up.

Do you need antivirus for a Mac? Latest macOS security software on test

Do you need antivirus for a Mac? Latest macOS security software on test

Do Macs really not need antivirus? Read on to find out the facts and see your protection options.

Best antivirus deals: Five tips to get the biggest discount on security software

Best antivirus deals: Five tips to get the biggest discount on security software

One thing you should definitely look for is a good deal – this competitive field breeds competitive prices, and as such, you should usually be able to avoid paying full price for an antivirus product.

Is Windows Defender good enough to protect your PC?

Is Windows Defender good enough to protect your PC?

Our latest testing reveals the top-rated paid-for and free packages for 2021. Plus, if you're PC is running Windows 10, see if Windows Defender is secure enough to use on its own.

Five simple ways to keep yourself safe while browsing the web

Five simple ways to keep yourself safe while browsing the web

Imagine using your computer for a week without double-clicking your web browser. Impossible, right? Most of us use our browsers on a daily basis, so make sure you know how...

Avast admits to ‘unacceptable’ sharing of user data: what you need to know

Avast admits to ‘unacceptable’ sharing of user data: what you need to know

Should you stop using Avast? We take a look at the facts, and what you can do to ensure your privacy is protected.

Does your smart TV need antivirus?

Does your smart TV need antivirus?

After your smartphone and laptop, the TV is the internet connected device many of us use most. But does downloading apps, using the internet and streaming mean you need to start scanning for viruses?

UK highest in Europe for ransomware – but the situation is improving for consumers

UK highest in Europe for ransomware – but the situation is improving for consumers

New figures from a report on ransomware cases over the past year have revealed a surge in "highly-targeted attacks" on businesses.

UPDATE: Samsung to drop security updates for some 2016 smartphones

UPDATE: Samsung to drop security updates for some 2016 smartphones

UPDATE: 3 April 2018. Samsung discontinues security updates for Galaxy S6 range. The security update section of Samsung’s website has been updated again, this time with a set of even more...

Less than half of ransomware victims get their files back

Less than half of ransomware victims get their files back

There is little honour among thieves, as the latest data on cyber security reaffirms that paying a cybercriminal to fix your PC is only effective half the time.

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