A view of the Q1 2020 threat landscape as seen by ESET telemetry and from the perspective of ESET threat detection and research experts
Another in our occasional series demystifying Latin American banking trojans
Microsoft plugs a security hole that could have enabled attackers to weaponize a GIF in order to hijack Teams accounts and steal data
ESET research into vulnerabilities in smart home hubs – Discovering and disrupting a botnet in Latin America – Digital assistants in the work-from-home era
A pair of vulnerabilities in the default email app on iOS devices is believed to have been exploited against high-profile targets
ESET researchers discover, and play a key role in the disruption of, a 35,000-strong botnet spreading in Latin America via compromised USB drives
If you’re trying to be responsible towards the planet, also be responsible to yourself and take these steps so that the device doesn’t end up costing you more than you’ve saved
In worst-case scenarios, some vulnerabilities could even allow attackers to take control over the central units and all peripheral devices connected to them
Security is not a game, but learning about it could be – here’s why adding the fun factor can help employees become more cyber-aware
Being at your beck and call is central to the "personality" of your digital friend, but there are situations when the device could use some time off
Can someone take control of your WhatsApp account by just knowing your phone number? We ran a small test to find out.
Sextortion-meets-coronavirus scams - The financial loss from coronavirus-themed fraud in America - Is the time ripe for one global set of data privacy rules?
Scams demanding bitcoin on pain of infecting you with the coronavirus gain their fair share of shine among schemes with a thin veneer of plausibility
The tool, which comes after a similar effort by Google, looks at how people’s traveling behavior has changed since the start of the pandemic
Even accounts belonging to banks and educational institutions were found on lists plastered across various hacker forums
The median loss to fraudulent schemes that exploit the global health crisis is almost US$600
While in France, a citizen of Brazil who resides in California books a bungee jump in New Zealand. Is it a leap of faith into the unknown, for both the operator and the thrill-seeker?
What to know about passwords in Zoom - What to do if your phone goes missing - Email provider hacked
Here’s how you can greatly improve your Zoom privacy and security in a few simple steps
With Zoom – and Zoom-bombing – being all the rage, here’s why the app’s default password settings may be leaving the backdoor wide open