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Check your router - a setting meant to protect your data could expose it to hackers

Just one setting can leave your router vulnerable. If your router is compromised, hackers can harvest data or plant malware. A secure home network...
Happening Now August 20, 2019

Major emergency patches issued for routers against hackers -- get it now

You may be religiously keeping all your devices and applications up to date but there might be one critical thing you’re neglecting. We’re talking...
Happening Now April 10, 2019

The Y2K of GPS is arriving on April 6 - here's what you need to know

Do you remember the big Y2K scare 20 years ago? They said all computers would crash because of the dates changing. Well, it seems...
Happening Now February 15, 2019

Make sure your wireless camera is secure

Wireless cameras are supposed to make us feel safe and secure in our homes, but what happens when they do the opposite? Recently, an...
Tips January 2, 2019

Is your router vulnerable to the VPNFilter malware?

You've probably heard about the latest massive malware attack against routers and network-attached storage devices that appears to have Russian origins. It’s so massive...
Happening Now May 30, 2018

4 scariest forms of malware spreading right now

How much time do you spend using your smartphones, tablet, or work and home computer to access the internet? On average, you're probably online...
Tips May 22, 2018

Crazy reason American farmers are hacking their tractors with Russian firmware

American farmers are turning to the black market for something you'd never expect. Firmware for their tractors is causing a major dispute between them...
Happening Now March 23, 2017

If you have this router, update it immediately

Recently, I warned you about this critical bug in a popular router, and now the company has issued a patch. If you have this...
Happening Now January 17, 2017

Beware! These routers have a serious security flaw

If this router is in your home, you have to read this! I've just found out about a huge flaw that is making them...
Happening Now December 13, 2016

Is your phone one of 700 million phones sending users’ data to China?

Everything you do on your phone could be secretly sent back to China. I warned you about this yesterday. We did the research and...
Happening Now November 16, 2016
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