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Massive Ransomware Attack Is Making Its Way Around The World

05/12/2017, It is often advised to not click links and to download attachments and files that come from sources you do not know. This is because sometimes these links or downloads can lead to the installation of malware that can either open up a backdoor to your...

HandBrake For Mac Could Be Hiding A Trojan After Server Breach

05/09/2017, One of the reasons why users are encouraged to download apps from official app stores or from the official developer’s website is because they’re safer. This isn’t to say that third-party download sites are bad, but sometimes there are some who...

Mac Dok Malware Is The First ‘Major Scale’ Trojan

05/01/2017, Malware writers generally tend to target Windows as that’s where the largest number of potential victims are. No wonder Mac users have remained safe from malware for a long time. However, malware for Mac is becoming increasingly prominent these...

Smart TV Infected With Malware And Gets Bricked

12/27/2016, Smart TVs seem like a great idea. After all the ability to do more on your TV, like surf the web, play games, use apps, and etc. seems like a win-win situation, doesn’t it? Unfortunately this also means that your TVs are also vulnerable to malware...

Amy Schumer Is The Most Dangerous Celebrity To Search For

09/28/2016, Have you ever tried searching for something on Google, only to have the search results return some pretty shady-sounding links? Yup, we’ve all been there, and now it seems that during the 10th annual McAfee Most Dangerous Celebrities study, Intel...

Guy Tricks Tech Support Scammers Into Installing Ransomware

08/14/2016, By now we would hope that most of you guys are wise to more common scams, like the infamous “Nigerian prince” scam, phishing scams, or tech support scams, where someone pretends to be tech support from a company like Microsoft, and they claim your PC...

Android Malware Prevents You From Calling Your Bank

07/19/2016, Have you ever checked your credit card statement and realized that there are some numbers that just don’t make sense? For example there are charges made to your card that you just can’t seem to recall ever making. This is when you usually call your...

20 Year Old Windows Printer Security Vulnerability Discovered

07/13/2016, As much as developers try, at the end of the day there is no piece of software that is completely bug-free. This is because sometimes there are bugs and security vulnerabilities that one might not have even thought of when creating the software. Take for...

New & Dangerous Mac Malware For OS X Discovered

07/06/2016, No platform is completely invulnerable and from time to time, new security flaws and malwares are discovered. So far many of them seem to target Windows-based operating systems, but recently a new malware called Backdoor.MAC.Eleanor has been discovered...