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The most shocking election result is not what you think

After a long and grueling night, the results of the 2016 presidential election are finally in. But as media outlets turn their attention to...
Happening Now November 9, 2016

Check your home for these bug-riddled devices now

Internet users around the globe found themselves without service on October 21. This outage wasn't caused by a storm, but rather, a massive cyberattack....
Happening Now October 28, 2016

Cyberattack shuts down Twitter, Amazon and other major sites

A massive cyberattack against areas of the United States began on Friday around 7 a.m. EDT and was initially affecting the northeast. But just...
Happening Now October 21, 2016

Don't fall for this cruel social media scam

Sticks and stones may break your bones, but names will never hurt you. At least, that's what your parents taught you as a child....
Happening Now October 5, 2016

New ransomware encrypts your whole hard drive

I've told you about ransomware that encrypts certain files, but this new strand takes things to a whole new level. Imagine losing every file...
Happening Now September 22, 2016

Car rental risks: One common mistake gives thieves your data

One of the greatest perks of renting a car could actually leave your personal information exposed. Still, it's a common mistake most people don't...
Happening Now September 6, 2016

Warning! Ransomware posing as critical Windows update

Before you run your next Windows update - stop! A new form of ransomware is fooling people by posing as an update required for...
Happening Now August 28, 2016

Scary new malware puts millions of phones and tablets at risk

A frightening new strain of malware is spreading now and has a surprising twist. Once your device has been infected, hackers can use social...
Happening Now August 27, 2016

Top Story: Hackers targeting everyone watching the Rio Olympics

The 2016 Summer Olympics are in full swing, and it's not just athletics on display. Some of the world's scariest cybercriminals are also going...
Happening Now August 9, 2016

Top Story: Millions of health records stolen in largest health care breach yet

The latest breach to hit a health care facility is the largest on record. This breach is so big it impacted patients, insurance companies,...
Happening Now August 4, 2016