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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

Another cyberattack spreading and it's worse than WannaCry

Has your computer been running slower than usual? That's not a good sign! Your device could be infected by a new variant of WannaCry...
Happening Now May 18, 2017

Retail giant hit by year-long credit card data breach

Have you bought clothing from this major retailer? If you've shopped there within the last year, there's a strong chance your credit card details...
Happening Now May 17, 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

Malware-carrying flash drives shipped to unsuspecting customers

When you open the packaging of a new flash drive, you expect it to be safe. However, customers who received this particular drive are...
Happening Now May 2, 2017

Alarming phishing scam spreading malware to Macs

After years of being relatively safe, now Apple users need to be on their guard more than ever. A new wave of phishing attacks...
Happening Now May 1, 2017

Malicious apps infecting millions of smartphones and tablets!

This is scary! Over 50 malicious apps have been found in the app store, and they're infecting millions of devices. Is one of these...
Happening Now April 26, 2017

Popular antivirus program mistakenly IDs Windows as a threat, chaos follows

Your anti-virus software has one job: Protect your computer against malware. But one overzealous anti-virus program is improperly flagging Windows files and safe websites...
Happening Now April 25, 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

Thousands of hotels hit by massive credit card breach - Was your data stolen?

If you've stayed at a hotel within the last eight months, there's a good chance your credit card information has been stolen. Financial systems...
Happening Now April 20, 2017

How to spot disguised malicious files before they infect your computer

Hackers are tricky. Learn how to spot their favorite method for sending you malicious programs.
Tips April 15, 2017

Trojans, malware and hacking techniques linked to CIA tools

The CIA is under fire again for its spying practices. Leaked details of "Longhorn," the CIA's advanced malware, expose the types of hacks the...
Happening Now April 12, 2017

3 ways to spot a malicious website

One of a hacker's favorite tools for stealing your information is the phishing scam. Whether it's through email, texts or on social media, sooner...
Tips April 10, 2017

Most sophisticated mobile attack ever discovered

Your smartphone and tablet aren't safe! A hack has just been discovered that allows spies to watch your every move using your device's microphone...
Happening Now April 7, 2017

How to detect a virus on your iPhone or iPad

We used to think that Apple iOS gadgets were pretty immune to viruses and malware. Sadly, over the past year hackers have turned their...
Tips March 29, 2017

Watch out for this phishing scam posing as email from TV providers - It's spreading malware!

Phishing attacks are a favorite tool for cybercriminals. And now, a new attack is making the rounds. These fraudulent emails are showing up in...
Happening Now March 25, 2017

Watch out for Star Trek themed ransomware

This might sound entertaining, but it's not. A new form of ransomware called "Kirk" has just been found, but it's not as friendly as...
Happening Now March 25, 2017

Top Story: Google Chrome scam continues to spread! Watch out for this fake pop-up warning

There are so many scams in the world it's hard to keep up with them all. Cybercriminals are always finding more devious ways to...
Happening Now February 24, 2017

Your computer's blinking LED lights are putting you at risk of hacks

That little blinking light on your computer isn't as innocent as it seems. Hackers can use it to steal your private information, and you...
Happening Now February 24, 2017

Email scam tricking drivers! Malware hiding behind traffic violation threats

Check your inbox for this email right now, and delete it. Scammers are using it to target drivers everywhere, but if you click on...
Happening Now February 22, 2017
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