Computer Security

Here's How Hackers Are Using Steganography in Cyber Attacks screenshot

Here's How Hackers Are Using Steganography in Cyber Attacks

You've all heard the advice that you should never open email attachments unless you know where they're coming from, and we won't be surprised if some of you find it a bit strange. After all, you know that in order to... Read more

June 3, 2020
Can You Remove Malware by Restoring Computer to Earlier Date on Windows 10? screenshot

Can You Remove Malware by Restoring Computer to Earlier Date on Windows 10?

System Restore is a very useful feature that enables a user to restore a PC to a previous working state. It utilizes the Shadow Volume Copies technology that Windows automatically and regularly makes in order to track... Read more

May 21, 2020
Cyberstalking Is a Growing Issue, but There Are Steps You Can Take to Protect Yourself screenshot

Cyberstalking Is a Growing Issue, but There Are Steps You Can Take to Protect Yourself

Cyberstalking is a serious crime that is punishable by law, but sometimes, proving that someone is stalking can be very difficult. In fact, some victims might not even realize that someone is stalking them for a long... Read more

May 21, 2020
Shade Ransomware No Longer a Threat: Malicious Actors Shut Down All Operations and Released Over 750K Decryption Keys screenshot

Shade Ransomware No Longer a Threat: Malicious Actors Shut Down All Operations and Released Over 750K Decryption Keys

Shade ransomware is a dreadful cryptor, which began its invasion back in 2014. Over time, the threat (also known as Troldesh or Encoder.858) began to distribute other malware on affected machines after encrypting the... Read more

May 20, 2020
SilverTerrier Cybercrime Group Targets Key Workers Fighting Coronavirus screenshot

SilverTerrier Cybercrime Group Targets Key Workers Fighting Coronavirus

With the Coronavirus pandemic not slowing down, we rely on the people fighting the COVID-19 menace head-on even more. We're all in the hands of medical professionals, and other organizations on the front lines.... Read more

May 20, 2020
Cybersecurity Experts Discover Over 9 Billion Compromised Login Credentials From 640 Unique Data Breaches screenshot

Cybersecurity Experts Discover Over 9 Billion Compromised Login Credentials From 640 Unique Data Breaches

We all know that we can do better with how we manage passwords, handle data breaches, or deal with account hijacking after hackers steal login credentials. Unfortunately, although we have the knowledge, we do not... Read more

May 20, 2020
Ring Users Are Forced to Add 2FA Post the Scandalous Data Breach - How to Add the Feature screenshot

Ring Users Are Forced to Add 2FA Post the Scandalous Data Breach - How to Add the Feature

If you like knowing who is at your door before opening it, you might be using the Amazon Ring doorbell. You might even consider it to be a part of your smart home security as the device is perfect for monitoring those... Read more

May 19, 2020
Hackers Are Exploiting Both Facebook and PayPal to Create a Superscam screenshot

Hackers Are Exploiting Both Facebook and PayPal to Create a Superscam

Imagine this… A real-life friend contacts you via Facebook’s Messenger to ask you for a favor. They are having issues linking their PayPal account to their payment card, and now they cannot transfer the funds to their... Read more

May 18, 2020
Phishing Campaigns Use COVID-19 and FedEx, DHL, and UPS Fake Issues to Spread Malware screenshot

Phishing Campaigns Use COVID-19 and FedEx, DHL, and UPS Fake Issues to Spread Malware

We are living through a pandemic. Coronavirus, or more precisely COVID-19, has gripped the world and caused ripples globally. People get encouraged to stay home and implement social distancing in their daily routines.... Read more

May 11, 2020
Usenext and Usenet.NL Disclose Data Breaches but Cannot Decide Who's to Blame screenshot

Usenext and Usenet.NL Disclose Data Breaches but Cannot Decide Who's to Blame

On April 29, 2020, two major Usenet service providers almost simultaneously disclosed security breaches to their systems. Interestingly enough, the messages that UseNeXT and Usenet.nl put out were nearly identical,... Read more

May 6, 2020
What Is an RDP Attack and How to Protect Yourself Against It? screenshot

What Is an RDP Attack and How to Protect Yourself Against It?

To say that the COVID-19 crisis caught us off guard would be the understatement of the decade. Nobody was expecting the outbreak to be this big, and when we did realize just how serious the problem was, a wave of... Read more

May 4, 2020
Google Blocks Over 18 Million Coronavirus Phishing Emails on Gmail Each Day screenshot

Google Blocks Over 18 Million Coronavirus Phishing Emails on Gmail Each Day

Coronavirus has affected all of us. Living through this pandemic has led to an array of adjustments and a new outlook on social responsibility. Cybercrooks, on the other hand, look at Coronavirus as nothing more than... Read more

April 30, 2020
Cybercriminals Target Healthcare Organizations Fighting Coronavirus screenshot

Cybercriminals Target Healthcare Organizations Fighting Coronavirus

The world is amid a pandemic. Coronavirus has spread globally and has claimed a staggering amount of victims. People are scared and unsure of what to do and what's to come. In these uncertain times, one thing has... Read more

April 27, 2020
SARS-CoV-2 Malware Brings Terror with Data Encryption and Ransom Demands screenshot

SARS-CoV-2 Malware Brings Terror with Data Encryption and Ransom Demands

It's an indisputable fact that the COVID-19 strain has created new opportunities for cyber attackers. Apart from running Coronavirus-related spam email campaigns, hackers have also used the strain to name their... Read more

April 27, 2020
Beware of the Clever

Beware of the Clever "New Device Signed in to Your Stripe" Phishing Scam

As a whole, cybercriminals don’t tend to discriminate in their choice of targets. Between those who specialize in corporate extortion or prefer brutalizing small companies, government institutions, or performing DDOS... Read more

April 27, 2020
Hackers Can Target Your Computer and Spread Malware Through Excel Encryption Technique screenshot

Hackers Can Target Your Computer and Spread Malware Through Excel Encryption Technique

By now, most Internet users are savvy about the danger of downloading strange files from suspicious emails that end up in their inbox. This has forced hackers to employ more complex forms of social engineering and... Read more

April 24, 2020
Spearphishing Campaign Takes Advantage of Coronavirus Fears to Spread Lokibot Infostealer screenshot

Spearphishing Campaign Takes Advantage of Coronavirus Fears to Spread Lokibot Infostealer

Coronavirus-related cybercrime has skyrocketed in the past few months. Malicious individuals forsake human decency and take advantage of the panicked state of the world, and the constant need for information. Cyber... Read more

April 21, 2020
What Is Disk Image and How You Can Use It screenshot

What Is Disk Image and How You Can Use It

Optical disks are not really relevant these days – indeed, many people consider them something of a relic of a bygone age. It’s fair to say that optical disk drives were a significant evolutionary step in a... Read more

April 21, 2020