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Watch out for this sneaky malware spreading online right now

We're always warning you about the latest scams making the rounds. That's because cybercriminals are relentless with their never-ending attacks. Ransomware, spoofed websites, and...
Happening Now July 5, 2018

This ransomware now wants you to pay in advance

Ransomware continued its rise in 2017 to keep its place as the biggest software security threat out there. Its meteoric rise as the cybercriminals' malware...
Happening Now June 25, 2018

Watch out! Sneaky adware secretly takes screenshots of your desktop

Keeping cybercriminals from infecting our gadgets feels like a full-time job these days. We're always having to prepare for the next scam so we...
Happening Now June 19, 2018

More nasty Android malware threatens users

Mobile ransomware is constantly evolving and new variants are emerging every day. Since our smartphones have evolved to become the digital portals to our...
Happening Now June 16, 2018

Malware hitting some of Amazon's best-selling products

Cryptojacking is one of the latest malware threats you have to watch out for. It's a growing problem and it's starting to become one...
Happening Now June 12, 2018

List of routers infected by VPNFilter malware just got bigger

The malware, known as VPNFilter, is suspected to originate from a Russian government-sponsored hacking group known as Sofancy aka Fancy Bear. If you can...
Happening Now June 11, 2018

Who could launch the ultimate cyberattack against America?

With the ever-growing presence of state-sponsored cyberattacks like the massive WannaCry ransomware crisis (linked to North Korea) and the current VPNFilter router attack (linked...
Happening Now June 10, 2018

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

FBI warns consumers about massive malware attack happening now from Russia

If you follow us at Komando.com, you know I warned you about Russian router hacking last week! Now, the FBI is sending a warning...
Happening Now May 25, 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

North Korea is spying by using your Google Play apps

It's a scary digital world out there. Cybercriminals are hiding around every corner looking to rip us off and cause havoc. When you think...
Happening Now May 22, 2018

Watch out! New cryptojacking malware destroys your computer

Have you taken the time to learn about cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin? If not, click here to check out Kim's eBook, "Everything you need to...
Happening Now May 21, 2018

New malware targets browsers to steal credit cards and password information

Cybercriminals are constantly modifying the way malware is distributed. Phishing emails with malicious links are particularly a very popular technique for crooks since they're easier...
Happening Now May 15, 2018

Malicious apps sneak back into Google Play

We often rely on official app sources like Google Play for Android and the Apple App Store for iPhones to protect us from malicious...
Happening Now May 10, 2018

Google pulls fake ad blockers: Were you one of the 20 million fooled?

Millions of people added one of five Chrome extensions that promised to block ads. But instead those extension were malware, disguised as ad blockers....
Happening Now April 20, 2018

Facebook credentials stolen by new malware posing as ‘stress-relieving’ painting program

Given all the news that has surrounded Facebook, it would be understandable if you decided to deactivate or delete your account. Do that and,...
Happening Now April 18, 2018

New ransomware forces you to play violent video game

Ransomware is still one the biggest computer threats out there. In 2017 alone, ransomware attacks on businesses have tripled from 2016, all updated with...
Happening Now April 16, 2018

How to spot fake Android apps in the Play Store

We rely on Google Play and the Apple App Store to protect us from malicious and fake apps. Official app stores have vetting systems...
Tips April 5, 2018

New malware secretly records your phone calls and steals data

One of the sneakiest aspects of malware is the lengths at which hackers will try to hide its true intentions. Sometimes that means burying...
Happening Now April 4, 2018

Malware loaded apps infecting a million users

By now we all understand the need to avoid things like malware, and we'd like to think we take the necessary precautions. Unfortunately, sometimes...
Happening Now March 27, 2018
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