Category : Security

Android app with 1 billion downloads could hijack your phone — protect yourself now [updated]

Android app with 1 billion downloads could hijack your phone — protect yourself now [updated]

Have you ever used SHAREit? It's an Android and iOS app that lets you share files with other people who have the app installed on their phones, sort o...

LastPass Free will force you to choose between mobile, desktop: What to know

LastPass Free will force you to choose between mobile, desktop: What to know

The best free password manager won't be so free and easy next month. Earlier today (Feb. 16) we learned that LastPass will be adding significant rest...

First malware found for M1 Macs — what to do now [updated]

First malware found for M1 Macs — what to do now [updated]

It's a dubious milestone, but the first piece of malware designed to run on Apple's new M1 processor has been found. The malware, called GoSearch 22,...

Beware the Masslogger Trojan — it's here to steal your passwords

Beware the Masslogger Trojan — it's here to steal your passwords

Look out, internet users — powerful Windows malware is aiming to steal your most sensitive passwords. The malware, called Masslogger, is a Trojan h...

LinkedIn phishing scam tries to fool you with fake document — what you need to know

LinkedIn phishing scam tries to fool you with fake document — what you need to know

Security researcher JB Bowers has found that scammers are using LinkedIn to target users into giving up their passwords. The scheme tries to trick un...

This is the one gadget that got me through the winter storm — and you should get one, too

This is the one gadget that got me through the winter storm — and you should get one, too

With the brunt of the Texas winter storm now passed, local officials and the federal regulators plan to investigate the massive electrical grid failur...

Clubhouse app hacked and audio reposted for all — what you need to know

Clubhouse app hacked and audio reposted for all — what you need to know

The exclusive, invitation-only iPhone app Clubhouse is the latest big thing on the internet, but it’s not without its issues. Security researchers h...

This VPN service is reportedly being exploited to launch DDoS attacks [updated]

This VPN service is reportedly being exploited to launch DDoS attacks [updated]

A widely used VPN service is being used to stage distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks against websites, ZDNet reported earlier this week.The a...