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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

Uh-Oh! Most visited porn site spreading nasty malware

I've been telling you that cybercriminals like to target popular websites to find new victims. This makes sense if you think about it, the...
Happening Now October 11, 2017

Learn to fight Facebook frauds, speed up your Wi-Fi, make money on used tech, and more

In my weekly Q&A, I answer my listeners' most important questions. Learn how to speed up your Wi-Fi, how to know if your gadget...
Columns August 24, 2017

Worldwide ransomware attack spreading like wildfire - More than 100 countries hit!

I've been warning you about ransomware for years, but this is the largest attack that's ever been seen. A new form of ransomware is...
Happening Now May 12, 2017

How to remove viruses from your iPhone or iPad

Let's face it, hackers and criminals are out to get you. These days, they even have ways of infecting your iPhone and iPad. Have...
Tips April 20, 2017

The one way to know your iPad or iPhone has a virus

Stop for a moment and think about how much of your life is on your iPhone or iPad. Personal photos, friends and family contacts,...
Tips April 13, 2017

How to detect a virus on your iPhone or iPad

We used to think that Apple iOS gadgets were pretty immune to viruses and malware. Sadly, over the past year hackers have turned their...
Tips March 29, 2017

Popular messaging app users could have been hacked with a single photo

More than 1 billion people use this app to send private communications. Probably because the app promises that the messages will be encrypted. But...
Happening Now March 16, 2017

Fake celebrity photos and videos spreading malware on Facebook!

Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Alba and Scarlett Johansson are just a handful of the celebrity names that are being used to spread this new malware...
Happening Now December 13, 2016

Public Wi-Fi is more dangerous than you think

This is scary! I hate being offline, but after hearing this news, using public Wi-Fi doesn't seem worth it. You'll be shocked when you...
Happening Now November 30, 2016

Warning! Viral prank crashing smartphones and tablets - Stop it with this trick

Watching a video on your phone or tablet seems safe, but if you stumble across this video you're in for big trouble. Playing it...
Happening Now November 22, 2016

Top Story: America under attack? Russian hackers launch massive phishing scheme after election

Just when you thought you could breathe a sigh of relief after the 2016 presidential election, something else hits the news that's cause for...
Happening Now November 11, 2016

Warning! Some apps are malware in disguise

With more than 2 million apps available in the Apple App Store and Google Play, there are plenty to choose from. But not all...
Tips November 10, 2016

Check your home for these bug-riddled devices now

Internet users around the globe found themselves without service on October 21. This outage wasn't caused by a storm, but rather, a massive cyberattack....
Happening Now October 28, 2016

Top Story: Stop timed ransomware in its tracks

Finally! There's been a breakthrough in the fight against ransomware. The obnoxiously aggressive MarsJoke ransomware that gives victims just 96 hours to pay up...
Happening Now October 7, 2016

Help take down a ransomware network and stop scammers in their tracks

Ransomware has become such a serious problem that the FBI is now getting involved. To crack down on the attackers, the feds are asking...
Happening Now September 21, 2016

Top Story: Frightening ransomware now encrypts files even when you're offline

You don't have to be connected to the internet anymore for ransomware to infect your system. One of the worst forms of ransomware has...
Happening Now September 16, 2016

100 million logins leaked due to website's weak encryption

There's another massive data breach you need to know about. Nearly 100 million user credentials were compromised from a major website and email service....
Happening Now September 7, 2016

Scary new malware puts millions of phones and tablets at risk

A frightening new strain of malware is spreading now and has a surprising twist. Once your device has been infected, hackers can use social...
Happening Now August 27, 2016

Facebook ‘fake friend’ phishing scam uncovered - watch for these red flags

A brand new phishing scam has been discovered on Facebook, and this might be the scariest one yet. I’ll explain how scammers are using...
Happening Now July 7, 2016
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