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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...

Security Researchers Discover New ‘Godless’ Malware For Android

06/23/2016, Google has been making a lot of effort in trying to patch Android every month with monthly security patches. This ensures that your Android phone stays on top of things. However it seems that despite their best efforts, sometimes there are some things...

This Tool Will Help Detect Ransomware On OS X

04/26/2016, Just because there aren’t as many cases of malware infecting Mac computers doesn’t mean that they are immune. That being said if you want to be safe and keep your Mac computer free from ransomware, you will be pleased to learn that security research...

New Phishing Scam Tries To Steal Apple IDs And Passwords

04/21/2016, There have been many phishing scams launched in the past where hackers have tried to steal account information for banks, online websites, services, and etc. That being said there seems to  be a new phishing scam that has been making its rounds, and this...

Security Experts Manage To Crack PC Lockup Ransomware

04/12/2016, For those who have not heard the term ransomware, this is a form of malware that will encrypt your data and not in a good way. Basically it encrypts your data without your knowledge/permission, with the hacker holding the keys to your information. You...

New Malware Attacks When You Type In The Wrong Domain

03/15/2016, How many times have you typed in the wrong domain name? Maybe you meant to type “.com” but ended up with “.co”, or maybe you typed an extra letter in the URL and have been redirected to a different website. This is also how phishing attacks work...

Mac Users Targeted By Ransomware Campaign

03/06/2016, There are many who are inclined to believe that Mac computers are less susceptible to hacks or viruses compared to Windows, which unfortunately isn’t particularly true. In fact just over the weekend, it has been reported by Mac users were targeted by a...

LA Hospital Gives In, Pays $17,000 In Ransomware

02/17/2016, The other day it looks like hackers managed to get ahold of the Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center’s IT system and shut it down. They then demand that the hospital pay them $3.6 million in ransom if they wanted their systems back online and...

New Android Malware Erases Phone With A Single Text

02/16/2016, It’s not uncommon to hear about potentially destructive malware infecting Android devices. That’s one of the downsides of having such a fragmented operating system but there always are best practices that users can rely on to ensure that they...