Still using Windows 7? Time to go to Windows 10 — or beef up protection.
On this podcast, Dave and Jeff discuss the latest scam targeting Travelex customers, a phishing attack on the UN, Australia relief being targeted by Magecart, and more.
Web threats are actively used in targeted attacks, so their neutralization should be an integral part of APT defense strategy.
Privacy International talks about period-tracking apps and the perils of sharing secrets with apps.
Setting up your child’s first smartphone right will help keep them safe — and save you money.
Four steps to reduce your company’s IT carbon footprint — and save money.
Under the pretext of compensation for data leaks, fraudsters are selling “temporary U.S. social security numbers.”
On this podcast, Dave and Jeff discuss Windows 7’s end of life, a bug in the Windows CryptoAPI revealed by the NSA, Las Vegas hit with a cyberattack, and more.
Researchers try to modify the contents of a signed PDF file without invalidating the signature.
Overpriced apps entice Google Play and App Store users with a free trial period, and then charge them for a paid subscription even when uninstalled.
Charles Perrault explains how hired hackers use social engineering and watering hole attacks for political purposes.
Malware can masquerade not only as games and TV shows, but also as educational materials. We help you understand what this malware is and how to avoid being infected.
Malware is often distributed in files disguised as episodes of popular TV series. We talk about the most dangerous TV series and how to spot the threat.
A close look at Pirate Matryoshka malware, and why even inveterate pirates should not download cracked software from torrent trackers.
The story of a guy who just wanted to download a pirated copy of a game but got malware instead. It’s happening more and more often, and we explain why.
Let’s talk about mobile malware that can empty your bank account or spy on you.
The infamous Lazarus group’s newest campaign is really hard to detect. Bonus: How cryptocurrencies, cybercriminals, and ramen noodles are connected.
Take a stroll through your apps and you’re bound to encounter some unfamiliar names. Where do those unaccounted-for apps on your PC come from, and are they safe?
When training staff, it is not enough to give them the right information; they also have to digest it and remember it.
A Chaos Communication Congress speaker reflects on whether using open-source hardware can solve trust problems in hardware.
Longer product life cycles mean sustainability; shorter ones are easier in terms of support. Which should you choose?
The Brothers Grimm fairy tales are deep source of object lessons in information security — not just for children, but also for adults.
Exploring front-running to capture the Gemini dollar’s antispam stake.
A report on attitudes to information security a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, as exemplified in Star Wars: Episode IX.
How are criminals able to hack ATMs and get away with money? Here are four videos that show how ATMs can be vulnerable.
They say they have video of you watching porn, threaten to send it to your friends, and demand ransom in bitcoins? Don’t pay! We explain how this scam works.
Do ATMs employ a secret trick to call the police, and should you trust anything written in CAPS?
If your antivirus prevents an app from running or won’t let you open a link, there’s no need to disable it: Here’s what to do.
New iPhones support eSIM technology. We explain what it is and who will soon be using it.
We investigated three cases of ATM robbery — involving remote-controlled malware, a Bluetooth keyboard, and a drill.
Kaspersky Lab and Midori Kuma came to South Africa to educate children about the importance of online safety.
The Internet can be a mess unless you have the right map. Here are 7 great maps for you to bookmark.
A new scam aims to unlink a stolen iPhone from the victim’s Apple ID so it will fetch a higher price.
How to protect your Instagram account and personal photos from prying eyes.
How a sculpture from Japan is scaring WhatsApp users around the world, and how to protect children from such spooks on the Internet.
Facebook sends so many notifications that sometimes it’s tempting just to turn them off. We tell you how to do it — or how to adjust them so they don’t take over your life.
It can be tempting to disregard software update notifications. Everything seems to be working fine. Sometimes programs behave oddly or crash after an update. And by the way, you have