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
ESET Chief Security Evangelist Tony Anscombe shares advice on how to keep your virtual meet-ups private and safe while you're holed up at home during the pandemic
The users' personal data are now up for grabs on the dark web for anywhere between US$3,500 and US$22,000 worth of bitcoin
Losing your smartphone can be expensive, but the cost of the device may not be the final price you’ll be paying
Staying safe from coronavirus-themed scams – Securing remote desktop connections – The security risks of videoconferencing
The seemingly insatiable demand among people and businesses alike helps reveal a rash of privacy and security issues facing the platform
As work from home is the new norm in the coronavirus era, you’re probably thinking of enabling remote desktop connections for your off-site staff. Here’s how to do it securely.
Bad actors accessed a range of personally identifiable information, including names, dates of birth and a lot more
The scam machine shows no signs of slowing down, as fraudsters dispense bogus health advice, peddle fake testing kits and issue malware-laced purchase orders
With World Backup Day upon us, we walk you through the ways to back up your iPhone or Android phone so that your personal information remains safe
With COVID-19 concerns canceling face-to-face meetings, be aware of the security risks of videoconferencing and how to easily overcome them