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Can police make me unlock my smartphone?

Where do you stand when it comes to law enforcement breaking into a suspect's gadget? Let’s face it, there's a fine line between security...
Tips August 7, 2019

Americans were scammed out of more than $2.7 billion online last year

Last year alone, internet scam artists took Americans for $2.7 billion. Find out which states were hit hardest by these scams, as well as...
Happening Now August 5, 2019

School and university data breach exposes details on thousands of students

There has been another major data breach. This one affects thousands of university and school students around the country. Tons of personal information was...
Happening Now August 2, 2019

Watch out for romance fraud online, FBI warns

Since the days of dial-up modems, sweetheart scams have thrived on the internet. Today, Facebook is the go-to site for these types of catfishing...
Happening Now July 31, 2019

Don't fall for this DNA scam

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is issuing an alert on a new type of scam. This one involves Medicare and DNA testing kits. Find...
Happening Now July 23, 2019

Your face might be part of facial recognition databases shared worldwide

Is there any place left where we can remain anonymous? A new report suggests the answer is not a chance. A handful of facial...
Happening Now July 16, 2019

Your driver's license photos are 'gold mine' in mass facial recognition searches

Facial recognition isn't just used heavily in other countries, it's already here and a shocking new report details just how widely it's being used...
Happening Now July 8, 2019

FBI warns sextortion scams targeting teens is on the rise; how to protect your kids

A number of bad actors are taking advantage of their anonymity to hurt some of the most vulnerable people on the internet: our kids....
Happening Now July 6, 2019

What you need to know about a big spike in the number of government scam calls

If you ever receive a phone call from someone claiming to be from a federal agency, go into alert mode. You're most likely being...
Happening Now July 2, 2019

Amazon will give you a $25 gift card if you have a body scan

Amazon's pit of consumer information just keeps getting deeper. It knows your shopping habits, personal and financial information, hears everything you say via Alexa...
Happening Now May 28, 2019
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