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Update: second Florida city attacked by ransomware pays hackers

Ransomware attacks on big companies and U.S. cities have been ramping up this year. One city ended up paying around $17 million to fix...
Happening Now June 24, 2019

US launches cyberattack against Iran, here's what happened

As tensions escalate once again between the United States and Iran, cyberwarfare is a topic that's back in the spotlight. Instead of a conventional...
Happening Now June 24, 2019

Google Chrome now lets you flag scam websites

On the internet, nothing is as it seems. A number of hackers and cybercriminals are deploying sketchy websites that look exactly like their trusted...
Happening Now June 21, 2019

If you have one of these popular Wi-Fi extenders, it needs to be patched right now

Wi-Fi extenders can really make a difference when your router can't cover your whole house, but they're vulnerable just like everything else that's online....
Happening Now June 21, 2019

Hackers, jealous spouses can hack your iPhone, iPad for less than $100

Of all of the tech companies out there, Apple probably takes the cake in terms of security. Its encryption and privacy efforts are a...
Happening Now June 17, 2019

Hackers can supply fake doctor credentials or throw hospitals into chaos

Imagine you're being prepped for surgery when suddenly everything stops. What's happening? You're hospital may have been hit by a cyberattack. A new report...
Happening Now June 8, 2019

Still haven't updated Windows? Now the US government is begging you -- here's what you need to do now

A few weeks ago, we covered a major threat identified by Microsoft and its developers that affects a number of previous editions of Windows....
Happening Now June 6, 2019

Update: Massive data breach exposes millions more patient records, including medical and financial info

In yet another data breach involving a medical organization this year, records for potentially millions of people have been compromised. In this incident, hackers...
Happening Now June 3, 2019

Security breach: Major social platform hacked

A recent breach of one of the most popular news aggregation apps is already making waves in the world of cybersecurity. Hackers were able...
Happening Now May 29, 2019

Watch out! Cyberattacks on cities and companies are also a big problem for you

Cybercriminals are going after big paydays by attacking major companies and governments using ransomware or other types of malware. While you might think that...
Happening Now May 28, 2019
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