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Is your smart TV selling data about what you watch, without asking? As the US FTC goes after one TV maker, it may be time to check.
Could the Internet of Things spark the Ransomware of Things? ESET's Stephen Cobb examines how ransomware and jackware are evolving.
A senior UK police officer has suggested that offenders of cybercrime should be penalized by being made to wear Wi-Fi jammers rather than being sent to prison.
In this feature, we capture some of the key ideas discussed in ESET's latest trends paper for 2017, Security Held Ransom.
ESET’s Trends for 2017: Security Held Ransom report includes a review of the most important events of last year and outlines trends in cybercriminal activity and cyberthreats for 2017.
A 17-year-old who pleaded guilty to offenses relating to 2015’s TalkTalk cyberattack has had his iPhone confiscated and been sentenced to a 12-month rehabilitation order.
David Harley, talking about child safety and security in (and yet not in) the South Atlantic.
Cryptography is one of the fundamental aspects of information security. We look at it through the lens of the silver screen.
A teenager has admitted being behind last year’s TalkTalk cyberattack, explaining he compromised the company’s website to “show off” to his friends.
Secure your router, says ESET's Lysa Myers. It can help protect all of your connected devices while they are in your home.
Who would have thought that webcams could be exploited? Well, they can, and so serious is the issue, that it has the likes of Mark Zuckerberg covering them with up with tape.
ESET's threat analysts have taken a closer look at the software used by Sednit to spy on its targets and steal confidential information.
A culture of cybersecurity is essential in today’s organizations to help ensure that they are able to successfully fend off cyberattacks.
Demand for information security specialists is growing, and there are many routes to qualification. Do you have the skills to transform cybersecurity?
At eight years old, Android is hugely popular. Both with users and attackers.
18 years of Googling is certainly something to behold, but on this anniversary, ESET's Ondrej Kubovič is keen to highlight the cybersecurity threat.
The operators of the notorious trojan downloader Nemucod seem to have stepped up their game, serving their victims with ransomware and ad-clickers.
On the morning of Friday August 12th, ESET researchers noticed a huge outbreak of a new Spy.Banker variant, detected as Spy.Banker.ADEA. It happened at around 12pm CET.
ESET researchers have spotted fake patch apps for Android – probably the first ever malicious mobile apps masquerading as a patch for a recently discovered vulnerability.