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New twist on ransomware could cost you big time

Ransomware is one of cybercriminals' favorite tools. They are able to send out thousands or millions of malicious emails at once that can infect...
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Warning! Watch out for these email subject lines ... they could be phishing attacks

Years ago, when we started telling you about phishing scams, they were at least relatively easy to spot. Criminals had terrible grammar and their...
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Simple phishing emails were behind the biggest North Korean hacks

You probably know that the biggest cyberattacks in recent memory - the Sony Pictures breach, the Bangladesh Bank heist, and the WannaCry ransomware attacks...
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Russian hackers reported to have infiltrated U.S. electric utilities

The ever-growing threat of state-sponsored cyberattacks against the U.S. is a clear indication that cyber warfare will more than likely play a big role in...
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Malware targeting hotels poses a threat to travelers

We all connect to public Wi-Fi, especially when traveling and staying at a hotel. But when you're done reading this story, you'll never use...
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Watch out! Serious spear phishing attack discovered on LinkedIn

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3 ways hackers hide malware on Facebook

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Look out! New tax season phishing scam spreading now

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Top Story: Phishing scammers tried to target my studios - I saw the signs, will you?

I warn you about phishing scams all the time, and share stories of people who have fallen victim. So, when I saw this fake...
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Top Story: Hackers initiate 'ghoulish' wave of worldwide attacks

A new phishing scam has hackers targeting companies all over the world, leaving your information at risk of exposure. I'll give you the details...
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