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Protect your files! More flaws found in latest Windows 10 patch

The latest Patch Tuesday update from Microsoft has been identified by security experts to contain a number of zero-day exploits that hackers can easily...
Happening Now May 23, 2019

Warning: Ransomware getting more devious. Protect your devices now.

Two weeks after hackers took control of Baltimore's city government servers with ransomware, online business remains at a standstill. The public can't make online...
Happening Now May 22, 2019

Frightening Facebook scam spreading and tricking people

We've covered a number of tricky scams and rackets on social media, but the latest convoluted scheme hitting Facebook users takes the cake for...
Happening Now May 22, 2019

Watch out! Scary scam going after your family and money

A new type of scam has emerged that preys upon the deepest fears that a family can face. Using the latest technology, hackers and...
Happening Now May 21, 2019

Check your router! This brand needs a major security patch and update!

Check your home Wi-Fi router right now! If you own one particular brand your data may be at serious risk. Even scarier is the...
Happening Now May 20, 2019

If you use Airbnb or another site like it, you have to know about this scam

If you travel frequently or own a rental property, Airbnb is a great way to find deals on lodging and maybe make a little...
Happening Now May 20, 2019

There's no way you'll pass this security quiz

If you've been online so long that you think you've seen it all when it comes to staying safe, think again. A recent survey...
Happening Now May 19, 2019

How much of your Facebook profile can be seen by strangers? This popular feature is back

Let’s hope security is better this time around. Facebook has brought back most of a popular feature that was the target of a massive...
Happening Now May 17, 2019

Here's why there's no quick fix for robocalls

Robocalls waste everyone's time, come when you least expect them, and multiply in number if you make the mistake of picking up. In a...
Happening Now May 16, 2019

Microsoft releases Windows emergency security patch to combat fast-spreading malware

Updating your operating system can be a major pain in the neck. This time, however, you might want to look into fixing your system....
Happening Now May 15, 2019
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