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Mar 28, 2020
Three Phishing Scam Targets Mobile Users Across the UK

Three mobile users across the UK are being targeted with a new phishing scam that is designed to steal your personal details. Cofense, a company that develops security software, has […]

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Mar 11, 2020
Necurs Botnet Finally Offline Due to Microsoft!

Microsoft's Digital Crimes Unit had coordinated to take down Necurs botnet and have now done so. The name doesn't ring a bell? Necurs was a botnet that is pretty well […]

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Mar 4, 2020
Let's Encrypt Bug Leads to 3 Million HTTPS Certs Revoked!

Recently, a bug has been found in Let's Encrypt in their CAA code. This means that they now have to go over approved sites and potentially strip them of their […]

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Feb 16, 2020
Over 500 Chrome Extensions Were Collecting and Uploading Private User Data

Recently, it was found that about 500 Chrome extensions on the Chrome Web Store have uploaded private browsing data to their own servers. These are potentially owned and controlled by […]

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Jan 3, 2020
US Maritime Base Offline Due to a Ransomware Attack!

A US maritime base was forced down for over thirty hours due to a ransomware attack. Officials has said they believed that the ransomware was sent in an email link. […]

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Dec 20, 2019
New Twitter Vulnerability Found - Hackers Can Take Over your Account

If you're using the Twitter app on an Android device then you could potentially be open to a cyber attack due to a vulnerability. This was due to the fact […]

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Dec 5, 2019
TikTok Violates Children's Online Privacy

A group of concerned parents have recently sued ByteDance, Tiktok, for collecting their childrens private data. They have been collecting data from those under 13 without parental consent from "at […]

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Dec 4, 2019
Kids Smartwatch reveals their REAL TIME GPS Location!

Cyber security is becoming an issue we see again and again. One great example being Facebook and how it keeps having issues. Like how just last month we saw that […]

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Nov 22, 2019
WhatsApp Security Update Urged After Spying Fears!

Facebook has been known for their security issues along these few years. Now, it's WhatsApp turn to have a security issue. Users have been told to update to the latest […]

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Nov 12, 2019
Facebook on iOS now Found to Access Your Camera Secretly!

As everyone and their dog probably knows is that Facebook has privacy issues. But now, Facebook has potentially taken this issue to a new level. It seems that Facebook is […]

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Nov 1, 2019
Urgent Chrome browser Security Bug Discovered - Update now!

Anyone who uses the Chrome Browser should read this! You need to update your web browsing software immediately to the latest version of Chrome for your security. The new version […]

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Aug 20, 2019
VLC Update Necessary to Protect you From Hackers.

VLC is a media player that probably most people know but forget to update. Just like me. A new update to the VLC application takes it to version 3.0.8 which […]

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Aug 14, 2019
Facebook Paying Contractors to Transcribe Messenger Audio

Yet again we have another scandal. Yet again, it's Facebook. Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe audio from Facebook users. The contract employees haven't been […]

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Jul 27, 2019
Facebook Privacy Leaks Leads to $5 Billion Fine

Facebook, back in 2016, a data mining and analytics firm named "Cambridge Analytica" misused Facebook user data. The misuse of data ended up influencing lots of voters in the 2016 […]

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Jul 18, 2019
How to get FaceApp to delete your uploaded photos after privacy concerns

FaceApp is a popular App that seems to have gone Viral - mainly because of one feature. The feature that shows what you may look like when you're older. Sounds […]

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Jun 18, 2019
Regularly scan your Samsung Smart TV for Viruses

Recently on Samsung's "Samsung Support USA" Twitter account, they had posted a small 19-second video. On what? On how to check your Samsung smart TV for viruses or "malicious software […]

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Jun 13, 2019
China Blamed for Telegrams DDoS Attack

As you may know now, there are many protests happening in Hong Kong at the moment. In order to organise these riots on the streets, people have been using the […]

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Apr 11, 2019
Password Checkup: An official Chrome extension that alerts you of password breaches

Data breaches are one of the most prevalent cyber crimes. The biggest of companies have been hit by such heinous acts, compromising personal information of millions of users. And the […]

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Mar 18, 2019
SimBad malware infects over 200 Android apps, affects 150 million users

Check Point Research has discovered a new malware campaign that have infected a total of 150 million Android users globally. The malware, dubbed SimBad, as many of the infected apps […]

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Dec 18, 2018
Alexa can now control your home security system

Amazon has been pushing Alexa skills to more developers lately. The company¬†opened up the Alexa Mobile Accessory (AMA) Kit to all third-party device makers last month. Amazon has now opened […]

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