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Selling items on eBay? Watch out for 'scrapers' who offer to help

For the most part, eBay buyer-seller transactions are on the up and up. However, hackers are taking advantage of your trust to lead buyers...
Happening Now July 5, 2019

Think that website is safe because of the padlock symbol? Think again

The internet can be a scary place for anyone. We constantly have to be careful and tiptoe around just to make sure we don't...
Happening Now November 28, 2018

How to use free Wi-Fi for banking, shopping and safe browsing

The drawback to doing things online is that your information is traveling through the internet. It isn't a straight shot between you and the...
Tips August 14, 2018

Millions of smartphone apps are putting your personal information at risk

Have you noticed items that you search for online seem to follow you around the internet? For example, if you're looking into buying a...
Happening Now April 24, 2018

Before you buy Bitcoins or cryptocurrency, you need to know about this scam

Fraudsters are always on the lookout for fresh ways to make money. They latch on to the latest trends and find ways to exploit...
Happening Now February 22, 2018

Top Story: Encrypted Internet connections aren't as private as you think

Researchers found that by examining encrypted traffic for certain data patterns, hackers may be able to tell what operating system, browser and even programs...
Happening Now March 19, 2016

Chrome will warn you against all 'http' sites

If you use Google's Chrome browser, you're going to start seeing a lot of red X's pretty soon, and that's a good thing. Google...
Happening Now January 30, 2016

Scary computer extortion scheme is more popular than ever

Ransomware attacks are on the rise, including a number of new scary cases. With ransomware, hackers take over your computer and won't give you...
Happening Now November 13, 2015

Gmail will soon warn you about risky emails

Not too many years ago, you sent and received emails without thinking too much about security. That has changed over the past few years...
Happening Now November 13, 2015