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Watch out! Facebook hijacking malware is spreading

Facebook like-farming is currently a big business and cybercriminals are always finding ways to exploit our social media habits to make a quick buck....
Happening Now October 1, 2017

Free Windows cleanup software puts millions of PCs at risk for hacks

I always love it when I find free software that makes my computer run better. But, if you've downloaded a version of this program,...
Happening Now September 18, 2017

Serious bug leaves millions of smartphones vulnerable to hacks!

A new bug has just been discovered that puts millions of smartphones at risk. If you don't install this update, your phone becomes a...
Happening Now September 12, 2017

Facebook Messenger spreading dangerous malware

Over 1 billion people use Facebook Messenger each month. That's what makes this news so frightening! Scammers are using this popular app to infect...
Happening Now August 25, 2017

Scammers targeting job hunters with new phishing attack

Looking for a job? Well, that makes you a prime target for this scam that's spreading fast. As more and more resumes are being...
Happening Now August 16, 2017

Tricky malware stealing banking login details to access your cash

If a hacker asked you for your bank account login, would you give it to him? Of course not! But that's exactly what will...
Happening Now August 14, 2017

How to spot disguised malicious files before they infect your computer

Imagine that you get an email from an acquaintance with an attachment so you download it and try to open it. Nothing happens except...
Tips August 14, 2017

More than 1,000 apps found hiding spyware!

This is frightening! Over one thousand apps could actually be spying on you. If you've downloaded apps from this particular developer, someone could be...
Happening Now August 12, 2017

Watch out! This malware steals your Facebook password

Widespread and growing! That's how security experts are referring to this nasty malware that's targeting Facebook users. It poses as a legitimate service that...
Happening Now August 11, 2017

What is Facebook cloaking, and why is it so dangerous?

I've told you about "Like Farming" and other threats you'll find on Facebook. These tactics used by scammers can cost you cash and even...
Happening Now August 10, 2017

Two-stage spyware attacks triggered by malicious apps

Before you download another app, you have to read this! A dangerous new malware has just been discovered that's infecting tablets and smartphones. If...
Happening Now July 30, 2017

Watch out! New Facebook scam spreading now

If it seems too good to be true, it probably is! That's why you need to be on the lookout for this new Facebook...
Happening Now July 29, 2017

Malicious apps found spying on your private text messages

Around 500,000 people have downloaded these apps, believing they were trustworthy. But, it's now been discovered these dangerous apps are actually carrying malware. If...
Happening Now July 28, 2017

Slow computer? 9 ways to make it run faster

Anyone who uses a computer knows it will bog down over time. Your programs open sluggishly, web browsing seems pokey, apps are lagging and...
Tips July 23, 2017

Hackers use hotel Wi-Fi to spy on guests and steal data

We've all been guilty of connecting to public Wi-Fi, especially when traveling and staying at a hotel. But after you're done reading this story,...
Happening Now July 21, 2017

Fake messaging app can secretly record you and steal your information

Watch out! A phony app has just been discovered and found to be hiding invasive malware. It looks exactly like a legitimate app that...
Happening Now July 19, 2017

3 security mistakes you shouldn't let your small business make

The phrase any business owner dreads hearing most is, "data breach." It means you failed to protect your customers' information, and could lose the...
Small Business July 13, 2017

Hackers use the sites you visit daily to attack you - Protect yourself with these tips

You know not to visit shady sites, which is why hackers have found ways to attack you through sites you might visit daily. Find...
Tips July 9, 2017

Malware stealing data from more than 40 popular apps

Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype, Firefox and more - just think of all the private data you enter into these apps. Well, right now there's a...
Happening Now July 9, 2017

14 million smartphones infected by dangerous malware

They thought this bug was quashed last year, so why are so many smartphones still infected? It snuck onto devices through malicious apps, and...
Happening Now July 7, 2017