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New sneaky malware records your audio and video and you won't even know you're infected

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Watch out! Clever spyware is spreading on porn sites

Most of the time, we warn you that it's impossible to know where cybercriminals are going to strike, which is usually the case. They...
Happening Now May 11, 2018

New Samsung devices come loaded with useless apps. Why?

It has taken many forms, but Yahoo! has been around for a while. A search engine, news site, fantasy sports outlet and otherwise all-entailing...
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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

Have you gotten in on the fun trend known as "Dead Drops"?

Trends that capture the imagination of the entire world are fun to watch, and even more enjoyable to be a part of. It does...
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Facebook’s new trick is tracking you like you never knew until now

Onavo, which conveniently is owned by Facebook, was collecting data for both security purposes and Facebook’s big data machine. Remember when you are using...
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Ironically, Facebook's new "privacy" tool can actually spy on everything you do

One downside to being on Facebook is having to be constantly worried about your privacy. To remedy that, Facebook is rolling out its own...
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Free tool gets rid of ads, viruses and malware

You may feel after a while that even your fairly new computer is slowing down. Most of the time it’s because of hidden ads...
Downloads December 4, 2017

3 easy ways to stop your gadgets from spying on you

Do you ever get the feeling that you're being watched? It's eerie! And if you've been around any of these items lately, there's a...
Tips November 23, 2017

Over 500 apps carrying malware - Is your phone infected?

Is someone using your phone or tablet to spy on you right now? If you’ve downloaded any of these 500 apps, your privacy is...
Happening Now August 24, 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

Headphones secretly spying on everything you hear

Amazon Alexa is spying on everything we say, Visio's smart TVs are spying on everything we watch, but there's another snoop you probably don't...
Happening Now April 21, 2017

Attention Verizon customers: New bloatware app can monitor your smartphone

As congress passes more lax privacy regulations, the cellphone company giant takes advantage of the opportunity to start spying on you. Verizon claims you...
Happening Now April 2, 2017

Easily control privacy settings on Windows 10

Microsoft's Windows 10 has been widely embraced for being more intuitive and less clunky than Windows 8. But there's a downside. This popular operating...
Downloads March 7, 2017

Protect your phone from secret spyware

All day long, your phone is churning private data through its circuitry, and if criminals can break into your phone, they can steal all...
Columns December 31, 2016

Check your Groupon account now! You may have been hacked

This is bad news, especially after we've all just done our Christmas shopping! I just found out that Groupon is being targeted by hackers....
Happening Now December 22, 2016

Protect your phone from secret spyware

Smartphones have become one of the most important gadgets in our lives. I know that if I ever lost mine, I'd be in trouble!...
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Top Story: Hackers have a new devious way to steal your money

You think your money's safe, but is it? Hackers have found a new way to target the one place you thought your money was...
Happening Now July 22, 2016

Sponsor Content: Protect your business one cyberattack at a time

Businesses have become the primary targets of cybercriminals these days. But you can stop them. We've got three useful tips to prevent your business...
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Top Story: 12 million duped into downloading malware that steals your information

Don't download any software until you read this! 12 million people have already been tricked into downloading these innocent-looking software programs that hide scary...
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