Stay safe online - 2018-10-23

Scammers target users via WhatsApp messages

A new scam on WhatsApp aims to steal users’ personal information. More
News Spam and phishing   June 05, 2018  

Instagram Story scam promises a free Apple Watch or iPhone X

Online celebrity's hacked Instagram account is used to promote scam. More
News   June 04, 2018  

Yahoo hacker Karim Baratov put behind bars for 5 years

Baratov is finally charged with Yahoo hacking and a list of other crimes. More
News Spam and phishing   June 02, 2018  

Following the traces of European Business Number scam

Receiving a letter from Daniela Kunst from European Business Number. More
News Spam and phishing   June 01, 2018  

GDPR allows crooks to perform new phishing scams, get tips to avoid it

Criminals send GDPR-themed phishing emails. Despite the good intentions, General Data Protection Regulation has created new opportunities for the criminals to generate illegal profits.More
News Spam and phishing   June 01, 2018  

Banking trojan Trickbot returns with improved operation

Trickbot relies on malicious attachments to contaminate users' devices. More
News   May 31, 2018  

FBI asks to reboot routers in U.S. to stop Russian malware attack

VPNFilter has infected over haft a million routers. Experts have recently discovered a new malware, called VPNFilter.More
News Security   May 30, 2018  

A must-see guide for those who got infected with a ransomware virus

Ransomware is amongst the most complicated and threatening viruses. More
News Security   May 29, 2018  

T-Mobile data breach might affect millions of customers

The bug in T-Mobile’s website exposed millions of customers personal details. More
News Security   May 28, 2018  

This discount voucher is fake: identify Amazon Gift Card scam

Anyone can become a victim of Amazon scam. Amazon was nominated as the most popular online store in the United States in 2016.More
News Spam and phishing   May 27, 2018  

SocationSmart site bug exposed the location of millions US citizens

LocationSmart bug is responsible for revealing the location data of almost any US phone. More
News   May 26, 2018  

Cheap Android phones are sold with pre-installed malware

Android phones with malware were not certified by Google. Experts have found Android devices which were sold with pre-installed malware to the customers.More
News Viruses and parasites   May 25, 2018  

VPNFilter botnet targets network routers in Ukraine

Half a million routers infected with VPNFilter malware: Ukraine is the main target. More
News Security   May 24, 2018  

EastEnder's Shona McGarty falls a victim to the Fappening 2018

Shona McGarty's explicit pictures leaked after her iCloud account gets hacked. More
News   May 23, 2018  

Two new versions of Spectre vulnerability discovered

Google and Microsoft researchers report about two new Spectre vulnerabilities. More
News Security   May 22, 2018  
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