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More than 250 million email addresses compromised because of this sneaky malware

Because hackers love to one-up each other, it's inevitable that malware will only become more aggressive as time goes on. For a perfect example,...
Happening Now July 15, 2019

Malware coming to the USA after infecting 25 million devices

A recent security threat has been compromising millions of devices across India without users even knowing it's hit them. Behind the scenes, it quietly...
Happening Now July 11, 2019

Watch out for these apps that collect your data even when told not to

The Google Play Store has received its fair share of criticism for hosting apps that span from poorly made, to being buggy, and even...
Happening Now July 8, 2019

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

Popular app could cost you big bucks operating secretly in the background

Anyone who's been on the internet long enough knows that file-sharing always comes with a certain amount of risk. That said, it's still extremely...
Happening Now July 4, 2019

U.S. military warns of Iranian hacker threat

Thanks to recent hostilities in the Persian Gulf, the U.S. has authorized a number of offensive cyberstrikes against the Iranian military. The attacks were...
Happening Now July 3, 2019

These Facebook accounts spread malware for years, affecting thousands

Despite pulling billions of fake accounts in May, Facebook missed about three dozen of them that had been spreading malware for years. It's only...
Happening Now July 3, 2019

Check your apps! Malicious mobile game caught stealing sensitive data

It's no secret that Google has had a history of problems when it comes to vetting apps that make their way into the Play...
Happening Now July 1, 2019

Terrifying new ransomware attacks are some of the worst ever

They just don't quit, do they? Hackers and scammers are continuing to baffle security experts as they antagonize innocent folks across the internet. Recently,...
Happening Now June 29, 2019

Hackers are using Microsoft Word to infiltrate computers

Recently, hackers and scammers have been trying a different angle to get into your system. They're using modified Microsoft Word documents that unleash havoc...
Happening Now June 27, 2019
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