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Watch out! Tech support scams exploiting worldwide ransomware scare

With fear growing over ransomware threats, you must be on your guard! Cybercriminals are taking advantage of people's concerns, and spinning new types of...
Happening Now May 25, 2017

Cyberattack: Hackers can gain control of your PC using subtitles

Before you sit down for another family movie night, watch out! A new scheme has been discovered that allows hackers to take control of...
Happening Now May 23, 2017

Ransomworm malware is coming, are you ready?

Ransomware has been one of the top cybersecurity threats of the past few years. But now it's evolved into something even worse. After WannaCry...
Happening Now May 22, 2017

If you get an email from this company in your inbox, DELETE it!

Lackluster security at another company has likely failed consumers again. A massive phishing attack is spreading right now, and it's targeting customers of this...
Happening Now May 21, 2017

Worried you could be hit by WannaCry ransomware? This free tool could save your files

WannaCry ransomware hit Windows PCs worldwide by exploiting a system weakness. With new variants of WannaCry already surfacing, the next wave is going to...
Happening Now May 20, 2017

Another NSA cyber weapon stolen by hackers! Widespread damage expected

If you thought WannaCry ransomware was bad, just wait! New reports indicate that hackers have stolen even more tools from this year's NSA leak....
Happening Now May 16, 2017

The world is on the brink of 'serious digital sabotage,' said top spy

Could another serious cyberattack be on the way? One of the world's leading security experts claims it's only a matter of time. In the...
Happening Now May 16, 2017

New ransomware variants emerging in the wild

More than 200,000 victims were hit by WannaCry ransomware in 150 countries around the world. But if you think this new strain of ransomware...
Happening Now May 16, 2017

Cyberattack! 3 steps you need to take now

Last week's worldwide ransomware attack showed just how dangerous cyberattacks can be. If you don't take the necessary steps to protect yourself, you're not...
Happening Now May 15, 2017

Unexpected kill switch that halted global ransomware attack

Now this is a bit troubling. The largest ransomware attack in history recently hit more than 100 countries. But what's even more disturbing is...
Happening Now May 15, 2017

New ransomware spreading fast - Demands BIG money!

Have an extra $500 to $1,000 lying around? For most of us, the answer is no. That's why you want to avoid this costly...
Happening Now May 14, 2017

Worldwide ransomware attack spreading like wildfire - More than 100 countries hit!

I've been warning you about ransomware for years, but this is the largest attack that's ever been seen. A new form of ransomware is...
Happening Now May 12, 2017

Have one of these smartphones? Your bank details, passwords and photos could be stolen

A whopping 45 percent of people who own this type of smartphone are susceptible to hacks! A bug has been found that allows criminals...
Happening Now May 10, 2017

New ransomware decides your payout fee based on your wealth

Whether you get by on a decent salary, or earn millions each year, this frightening new ransomware doesn't discriminate. It does, however, charge you...
Happening Now May 7, 2017

New "Philadelphia" ransomware is most dangerous yet

Ransomware is one of the world's biggest threats, with nearly $1 billion paid in ransom by victims last year. Now there's a new form...
Happening Now April 27, 2017

Whatever you do, don't open these email attachments - They're hiding ransomware!

One of the scariest forms of ransomware has resurfaced in a scary new spam email campaign. Right now, there could be emails in your...
Happening Now April 24, 2017

New "Brickerbot" malware attacks insecure Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets

Home Wi-Fi networks and smart home gadgets pose risks. This is why: A new form of malware has been found, and it's designed specifically...
Happening Now April 19, 2017

This encrypting ransomware is the web's biggest threat!

Ransomware was the biggest digital threat of 2016, with nearly $1 billion paid in ransom by victims. Now there's a new form of ransomware...
Happening Now April 16, 2017

Stop taking these digital risks immediately! They're more dangerous than you think

Are you a digital risk taker? The results of this new study reveal there are thousands of ways Americans put their security and privacy...
Happening Now April 9, 2017

Smart TV security flaws let hackers infect your entire home network

Your television is one of the last places you'd expect to find malware, but smart TVs that connect to the web leave your whole...
Happening Now April 3, 2017
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