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Adobe Flash Vulnerability Allows Hackers To Plant Malware

10/16/2017, As if the recent revelation that WiFi’s security has been hacked wasn’t enough to scare us as far as cyber security threats are concerned, security firm Kaspersky Labs has revealed that there has been a recent vulnerability discovered in Adobe’s...

Google’s Play Protect Feature Rolling Out To Android Devices

07/21/2017, Companies like Apple and Google have security measures in place in their app stores to prevent malicious apps from being published, but sometimes every now and then, one slips through, which goes to show that no system is perfect. However Google is...

Microsoft Will Remind Users To Update Their Windows 10

07/03/2017, It is important to ensure that your operating systems and software in general are up to date with the latest builds. This is because sometimes there are bugs that are fixed in updates, and also for security purposes where developers might close off...

Microsoft Will Use AI To Help Defend Against Malware

06/28/2017, Malware and cyber attacks have been something that we have been dealing with for decades, and it seems that the more sophisticated our technology gets, the more sophisticated the attacks get as well. However chasing after the latest malware does feel like...

Malware On Mac Is On The Rise

06/25/2017, It has long been believed that the fundamentally different nature of Mac OS protects it from the wide variety of malware that plagues Windows PCs. However, there has been a steady growth in malware on Mac over the past few years and the latest McAfee...

WannaCry Ransomware Forces Honda To Shut Down One Of Its Plants

06/21/2017, Back in May it was reported that there was a particularly nasty piece of ransomware called “WannaCry” that was making its rounds globally. It was pretty big news for a while but things eventually subsided, although to say that the malware has been...

Hovering On A Hyperlink Could Cause Malware Infection

06/13/2017, There are many ways to get infected by malware, but one of the ways that people end up doing it to themselves is by clicking links that they are not familiar with, whether it be sent in an email or an instant message from a friend. However it seems that...

Link To Malware Found Hidden In Instagram Comments

06/08/2017, On the profiles of famous Instagrammers, especially celebrities, you can expect to find all sorts of comments ranging from the adoring, to the hateful, to the trollish, and more often than not you would find spam-like comments too that advertise products...

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...