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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

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

Hackers expose thousands of personal records in FBI hack

Here we go again - another day, another data breach. And this time, hackers take aim at the FBI to put thousands of personal...
Happening Now April 15, 2019

Ex-director of FBI, CIA takes on a phone scammer

Robocalls and phone scammers are getting worse. Most are merely annoying but some can be terrifying, like the scammer who threatened to kill Lynda...
Happening Now April 14, 2019

New privacy concerns over home DNA tests

We've talked about the FBI partnership with home DNA test provider FamilyTree DNA, and how their agents are able to access the genealogy database...
Happening Now April 1, 2019

Home DNA service gives FBI access to database

With do-it-yourself home DNA kits, we can check to see our family history, our susceptibility to certain diseases and so much more. But are...
Happening Now February 2, 2019

Sensitive FBI files, emails, Social Security numbers and passwords exposed in another big leak

Data breaches and leaks are a constant nightmare for many of us. They seem to happen every day, and there is not anything we...
Happening Now January 19, 2019
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