Think your smartphone has been compromised by malware? Here's how to spot the signs of a hacked phone and how to remove the hacker from your phone.
Archives - January 2022
The trade-off between using a free service and giving up our personal data becomes much less palatable when we think about the wider ramifications of the collection and use of our personal data
Should you beware of wearables? Here’s what you should know about the potential security and privacy risks of your smartwatch or fitness tracker.
Hong Kong pro-democracy radio station website compromised to serve a Safari exploit that installed cyberespionage malware on site visitors’ Macs
Somebody could easily take control of your PayPal account and steal money from you if you’re not careful – here's how to stay safe from a simple but effective attack
Think your email may have been hacked? Here are the signs to look for, how account takeover attacks commonly occur, and how to recover your account and avoid falling victim again
ESET researchers take a deep look into recent attacks carried out by Donot Team throughout 2020 and 2021, targeting government and military entities in several South Asian countries
Do you often take to social media to broadcast details about your job, employer or coworkers? Think before you share – less may be more.
Is loyalty fraud on your radar? Here's why your hard-earned reward points and air miles may be easy pickings for cybercriminals.
As you attempt to strike it rich in the digital gold rush, make sure you know how to recognize various schemes that want to part you from your crypto
We don’t need no stinkin’ wall power – CES shows off the promise of usable long-range wireless charging
ESET researchers look at malware that abuses vulnerabilities in kernel drivers and outline mitigation techniques against this type of exploitation
But as we learned in mashing up other technologies, the security devil is in the details
And no more worrying about your satellite being smashed by a “drunk driver” as new tech promises to predict hazards in orbit
A sea of sensors will soon influence almost everything in your world
From social engineering to looking over your shoulder, here are some of the most common tricks that bad guys use to steal passwords
How can you help your kids navigate Instagram safely? Here are a few tips to help you protect their privacy on the app.
Be alert, be proactive and break these 10 bad habits to improve your cyber-hygiene in the new year