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Apps that are tracking you and stealing your data

Many apps collect information on you. It may be your location, what you are posting on social media and so much more. But what...
Happening Now January 19, 2019

Don't download this app that can deplete your PayPal account

PayPal is one of those apps many of us use often. It can let us pay for anything and keep us safe from hackers,...
Happening Now December 12, 2018

Fidget spinner app is sending your personal data to China

If you're like me, you rely on apps of all kinds to accomplish everyday tasks. When you take the time to download an app,...
Happening Now December 14, 2017

Equifax Breach: What criminals do with stolen Social Security numbers

Are you one of the 143 million Americans scrambling to protect personal information following the Equifax data breach? Social Security numbers, home addresses and...
Happening Now September 21, 2017

Massive data breach hits popular national retailer

Another company has just fessed up to a security breach that left customers' credit card details exposed. This retailer has locations all over the...
Happening Now June 3, 2017

Hackers targeting gun owners to expose their identities online

The U.S. Constitution may protect our right to own guns, but what about our right to privacy? Gun owners were targeted in a recent...
Happening Now May 24, 2017

IRS warning! Watch out for these tax-themed phishing and malware scams

April 18 is right around the corner, which means tax-related scams are at an all-time high. As the deadline approaches, crooks are amping up...
Happening Now March 21, 2017

Your computer's blinking LED lights are putting you at risk of hacks

That little blinking light on your computer isn't as innocent as it seems. Hackers can use it to steal your private information, and you...
Happening Now February 24, 2017