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Are Chromebooks really virus free?

As we all know, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is -- except when it comes to the Chromebook. The...
Tips May 16, 2019

Kim got hit by this recent data breach, and maybe you did too!

If it can happen to the Digital Goddess, it can happen to you. We're talking about being involved in a data breach. Kim just...
Happening Now May 8, 2019

Don't do it! Malware spreading through apps for pirated movies and TV shows

If you've ever thought about streaming illegally pirated TV shows or movies, you might think again. Not only is it against the law, you...
Happening Now May 3, 2019

More adware! Google deletes dozens of apps with over half a billion installs

The sun comes up, the sun goes down. Bad apps are found on the Google Play Store, bad apps get removed. Repeat. It's become...
Happening Now April 29, 2019

Bad bots can now mimic humans

A new report looks at how the really bad bots are now mimicking human behavior to commit their misdeeds, and we tell you what...
Happening Now April 22, 2019

Sophisticated spyware targets iPhones and Android -- check your phone now

Did you know there's a way for developers to install apps on your iPhone without going through Apple's App Store and its rigorous vetting...
Happening Now April 9, 2019

Malware spreads new wave of tax scams

Since the tax deadline is right around the corner, scammers are ramping up their schemes. A sneaky version of malware is infecting gadgets all...
Happening Now April 8, 2019

4 signs your Android device has a virus -- and what to do about it

Our Android smartphones and tablets are very personal devices. They’re our digital homes, and we should be just as vigilant about outside invaders as...
Tips April 4, 2019

5 mistakes people make and fall for ransomware

Fighting off malware, viruses, and hackers is a seemingly endless challenge. Bad actors constantly change tactics to attack your computer, forcing you to go...
Tips April 3, 2019

Major office supply chain fined millions for bogus PC malware scans

You've probably heard of the infamous online tech support scams. This is when fraudsters try to convince you that your computer is infected with...
Happening Now March 29, 2019
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