Other stories about Cybersecurity

I changed the way I deal with passwords, and you should too

I've got dozens and dozens of websites I've subscribed to. After all, I'm always on the lookout for the latest news, gadgets, apps and...
Tips June 16, 2018

Sponsored: Protect yourself from cybercrime, hide your IP address now

Cybercriminals are lurking around every corner of the digital world, looking for ways to rip us off. Ransomware, phishing attacks, spoofed websites, and malicious...
Downloads June 7, 2018

3 security programs that should be on every computer or laptop

The digital world can be a scary place. There are cybercriminals from every corner of the world looking to steal our credentials, rip us...
Tips June 5, 2018

Google Chrome new feature means no more passwords

Phishing attacks have been tricking victims into handing credentials over to scammers for years. It's one of the most effective tools in the criminal...
Happening Now June 3, 2018

FBI warns consumers about massive malware attack happening now from Russia

If you follow us at Komando.com, you know I warned you about Russian router hacking last week! Now, the FBI is sending a warning...
Happening Now May 25, 2018

New Russian cyber threat has U.S Government on alert

No matter what kind of role you believe they played, it's pretty well understood that Russia tried to influence America's 2016 presidential election. How...
Happening Now April 26, 2018

Kim's coming to a TV near you

For more than 20 years Kim Komando has been the go-to source for all things tech. So much so, she's known as America's Digital...
Happening Now March 29, 2018

FBI warns against 'virtual kidnappers'

Hopefully, the closest you ever come to a kidnapping/ransom scenario is on a movie screen. Just the thought of having to deal with a...
Happening Now January 19, 2018

iOS 11 privacy and security settings you need to update now

It seems to be more difficult than ever to keep our sensitive information out of the hands of criminals. It's a digital battlefield out...
Tips December 27, 2017

Website security tips you can learn from the government

The U.S. government is targeted by thousands of hacking attempts every day. It’s for just this reason that many individual branches of the government...
Tips October 30, 2017

Use Google? New steps you need to take to secure your account

Keeping your critical data secure is extremely difficult these days. Ransomware attacks, phishing scams and data breaches like the one at Equifax are popping...
Happening Now October 18, 2017

Game of Thrones fans targeted by hackers this weekend

HBO has been target of hackers who for the past month have threatened to release unaired episodes of  the fantasy action thriller hit Game of...
Happening Now August 26, 2017

One mistake people make using public Wi-Fi

If I've said it once, I've said it a thousand times: Avoid doing anything you would not want anyone in the world to know...
Columns August 12, 2017

5 scams that are taking even the smartest victims

These days, it's commonplace to hear about scams on the nightly news. They're such a regular occurrence it may seem like they aren't a...
Tips August 12, 2017

Use public Wi-Fi without getting hacked while traveling

Browsing the web on public Wi-Fi is tempting, but is it a good idea? While you're waiting for your flight at the airport or...
Tips July 24, 2017

The latest threats in cybersecurity you need to know right now

Computer viruses aren't the only things threatening your online security these days. Now, there are several risks you take each time you surf the...
Tips July 22, 2017

How smart gadgets spy on you

The Internet of Things is coming, and it could put your privacy and security at risk. Here's how.
Tips June 24, 2017

3 ways your smartphone can be hacked without you knowing

It's more important than ever to be vigilant with online security as hackers are finding new creative ways to steal your information. Savvy digital...
Tips June 18, 2017

3 ways businesses sabotage their own security

As a business owner, you're probably worried about break-ins and theft, but there are other threats that should be on your radar. Cyberthreats may...
Small Business May 31, 2017

How to protect yourself from ransomware attacks

Over 200,000 victims were hit by ransomware in 150 countries around the world recently. But if you think this new strain of ransomware has...
Tips May 17, 2017
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