Tag: internet security

August 10, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

8 Signs Your PC Might Be a Botnet and How To Remove It

Botnet attacks have been around for a long time but are becoming increasingly more sophisticated. So far in past years, there have been several high-profile cases that illustrate the power of botnets. Through the global ‘Pony’ botnet attack, for instance, criminals stole about $220,000 in bitcoins and other digital currencies. And a large botnet recently […]

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August 1, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

AI can deliver ‘faster better cheaper’ cybersecurity

The new era of cybersecurity is coming. Artificial intelligence can completely change the situation even in this field. There are “significant challenges” in commercialising artificial intelligence (AI) techniques in cybersecurity, according to Simon Ractliffe, head of cybersecurity at Singtel Optus. “This capability holds the best opportunity for us, in terms of detection and response, but […]

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July 23, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Singapore hit with cyberattack that affects 1.5 million people including prime minister

The biggest cyberattack in Singapore’s history targets nearly half of citizens. In what has been called “the most serious breach of personal data” in the country’s history, Singapore was hit with a devastating cyberattack that targeted the personal health profiles of 1.5 million people , including Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong himself. Source: Singapore hit […]

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July 16, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Hacking campaign targets iPhone users with data-stealing, location-tracking malware

Everyone already knows, that iPhones also can be infected with the virus despite popular stereotypes. Well, huge malware attack is on. A sophisticated mobile malware campaign is gaining access to iPhones by tricking users to download an open-source mobile device management (MDM) software package. Once in control, the unidentified hackers can steal various forms of […]

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July 2, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Facebook gives US lawmakers the names of 52 firms it gave deep data access to

Facebook finally responses to 2000 questions from US lawmakers and answers are quite interesting! Last month the New York Times revealed that Facebook had given device makers deep access to data on Facebook users and their friends, via device-integrated APIs. The number and scope of the partnerships raised fresh privacy concerns about how Facebook (man)handles […]

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June 22, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Age restriction of popular sites and platforms that we even didn’t expected

The world is moving forward with information and technology. The Internet is also available as well. Now everything is happening within reach of people’s hands. People are now using various social media and other platforms from the internet for entertainment. In this case, the children are not lagging behind. Due to the availability of smartphones, […]

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June 15, 2018 / by / How To, Security tips / No Comments

How To restore quarantined files?

Quarantine list is a safe place where files appear after cleaning process. Actually, they’re not always became quarantined, it depends on your settings. During the cleaning process you can choose what action to apply to each detected items: delete, ignore or move to quarantine. If your choice is “Move to quarantine” then they will appear […]

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June 11, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Why Free Browser Extensions Can Be Dangerous

On a daily basis we make use of different browsers to surf the internet using our PCs and these browsers develop adds up new features especially extensions from third-party developers and these might cause a threat to our online activities I,e privacy and security. In this article, we would discuss what could be wrong with […]

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May 18, 2018 / by / Security tips / 3 Comments

Unknown Google tricks for better searching

Google Chrome is considered to be one of the most used browsers on the internet. It was introduced by Google in 2008, and it has grown to become the most advanced and equipped browser, which is preferred and accessed by almost everyone for an improved searching experience. However, there are certain Google tricks unbeknownst to […]

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May 4, 2018 / by / Coupons / No Comments

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April 19, 2018 / by / Coupons / No Comments

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April 12, 2018 / by / Security tips / 1 Comment

BEST COMPUTER SECURITY HABITS

There are lots of viruses appear every day and the best protection for you is a reliable and powerful antivirus software. But still, you need to be mindful online and learn some simple rules how to be secured all the time. Lock your computer when you are not using it If you walk away from […]

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