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Top Phone Security Threats In 2022 And How To Avoid Them

Our mobile devices are now the keys to our communication, finances, and social lives, making them lucrative targets for cybercriminals. Whether you use a Google Android or Apple iOS smartphone, threat acto...

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How To Find And Remove Spyware From Your Phone

Our digital selves are now an established part of our identity. The emails we send, the conversations we have over social media, both private and public, as well as the photos we share, the videos we watch, the...

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Types Of Malware And How To Prevent Them

Malware is a broad term for any type of malicious software designed to damage or exploit a device, service or network. Cyber criminals use malware to gain remote control over victims’ devices, spy on user...

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A Guide to the Various Types of Malware

Malware typically refers to malicious software comprised of worms, viruses, Trojans, and several other harmful programs. Hackers and spammers use Malware to damage your data and gain access to your confidential...

Pegasus Spyware Detected – Upgrade to iOS 9.3.5 ASAP

Malware that spies on user phone calls and text messages, has been alleviated thanks to the latest iOS mobile operating system upgrade, and the wise proceedings of a human rights activist. Canadian cyber securi...

Undetected Hacker Group Spying Since 2011…

Strider hackers reference the all-seeing eye of Sauron in their ‘nation-state level’ malware, which has been used to steal files from organisations across the globe. Unknown hacker group, ‘Str...

Ransomware seeks victims via TeamViewer

Anyone use Teamviewer? If so, sorry to say,  you may have been hacked. A new ransomware has been discovered appending the .surprise extension to encrypt important files. Further research into the extension reve...

Ransomware

  Ransomware is the devilish and extremely debilitating program designed to lock and encrypt files in order to extort money from consumers, business owners, and even government officials. It seems that no ...

Windows 7 Recovery (Spyware)

I recently encountered a spyware/virus infection on a Windows 7 PC that was quite interesting. It was entitled Windows 7 Recovery. At first the spyware makes you think that your hard drive has failed and that y...

A new version of Alureon is changing the malware game

A new version of the Alureon rootkit family has appeared, and is utilizing new techniques to avoid detection and removal. Read more about it here: https://threatpost.com/en_us/blogs/new-version-alureon-ups-ante...