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The biggest security breaches of 2019, so far

So far this year, billions of consumers' accounts have been breached either through hackers or plain carelessness. Data breaches have hit medical companies, retailers,...
Tips August 8, 2019

Here's what you need to know about Google and your Nest

Although Nest has been owned by Google for years, it's previously operated independently with its own products. Not any longer, as earlier this week,...
Happening Now May 11, 2019

You'll never guess how much hackers pay for a Facebook login username and password

After the massive Facebook hack that stole the logins and passwords of 50 million users, they are on sale on the dark web. While...
Happening Now October 2, 2018

Watch out, 2 million phone users had their data exposed

Rare is the day where we don't learn of a security breach or hack. The only questions, really, are who they affected and what...
Happening Now August 24, 2018

Facebook dumps more than 600 fake political propaganda accounts

The closer we get to the November midterm elections the more we are likely to hear about countries trying to influence them. At this...
Happening Now August 23, 2018

Instagram accounts are being hijacked with help of Russian email addresses

Back in the day there was Live Journal, which was followed by MySpace. Facebook soon took over as the go-to social media platform, and...
Happening Now August 15, 2018

These posts were fake on Facebook - did you 'Like' them?

Earlier this week Facebook alerted us to the fact that it had discovered pages and accounts that were being used in a coordinated misinformation...
Happening Now August 1, 2018

Hackers stole casino's high-roller database using the lobby fish tank

Of all the benefits of modern technology, "smart" devices may offer some of the best. Depending on your budget and lifestyle, nowadays you can...
Happening Now April 16, 2018

Amazon is closing some Prime customers' accounts, is yours next?

For so many people, Amazon and Amazon Prime have been lifesavers. You can find pretty much anything you need through the site, and with Prime...
Happening Now April 7, 2018