On this podcast, Dave and Jeff discuss an unsecured support server from Microsoft, Mozilla banning malicious extensions, Tinder sharing big data, and more.
Do your children spend all their time on their computer or smartphone? Kaspersky Safe Kids can help.
Using simple tools such as lasers and music to trick voice assistants and motion sensors.
On this podcast, Dave and Jeff discuss the latest scam targeting Travelex customers, a phishing attack on the UN, Australia relief being targeted by Magecart, and more.
Still using Windows 7? Time to go to Windows 10 — or beef up protection.
Web threats are actively used in targeted attacks, so their neutralization should be an integral part of APT defense strategy.
Setting up your child’s first smartphone right will help keep them safe — and save you money.
Privacy International talks about period-tracking apps and the perils of sharing secrets with apps.
Four steps to reduce your company’s IT carbon footprint — and save money.
Overpriced apps entice Google Play and App Store users with a free trial period, and then charge them for a paid subscription even when uninstalled.
Charles Perrault explains how hired hackers use social engineering and watering hole attacks for political purposes.
Malware can masquerade not only as games and TV shows, but also as educational materials. We help you understand what this malware is and how to avoid being infected.
Malware is often distributed in files disguised as episodes of popular TV series. We talk about the most dangerous TV series and how to spot the threat.
A close look at Pirate Matryoshka malware, and why even inveterate pirates should not download cracked software from torrent trackers.
The story of a guy who just wanted to download a pirated copy of a game but got malware instead. It’s happening more and more often, and we explain why.
Let’s talk about mobile malware that can empty your bank account or spy on you.
The infamous Lazarus group’s newest campaign is really hard to detect. Bonus: How cryptocurrencies, cybercriminals, and ramen noodles are connected.
Take a stroll through your apps and you’re bound to encounter some unfamiliar names. Where do those unaccounted-for apps on your PC come from, and are they safe?
Researchers try to modify the contents of a signed PDF file without invalidating the signature.
When training staff, it is not enough to give them the right information; they also have to digest it and remember it.
A Chaos Communication Congress speaker reflects on whether using open-source hardware can solve trust problems in hardware.
Longer product life cycles mean sustainability; shorter ones are easier in terms of support. Which should you choose?
The Brothers Grimm fairy tales are deep source of object lessons in information security — not just for children, but also for adults.
Exploring front-running to capture the Gemini dollar’s antispam stake.
Don’t use the service? Delete your account. We explain which accounts are dangerous to leave dormant — and why.
Most computer infections come from visiting porn sites, or so some people say. Are they right?
Does saying “hyphen” five times to your iPhone really crash it — or is that just another myth?
Many swear phones secretly listen in through their built-in microphones. We investigate the claims — and offer other explanations for spookily precise mobile ads.
We analyze the fairy tale The Wolf and the Seven Young Goats in terms of cybersecurity
If you own an Apple device, spend a few minutes setting up your System Location Services. You’ll protect your privacy and lengthen battery life.
A Chrome vulnerability already exploited by attackers gets patched. We recommend updating your browser right now.
How to protect your Instagram account and personal photos from prying eyes.
Ten tips to make your private digital life really private.
How a sculpture from Japan is scaring WhatsApp users around the world, and how to protect children from such spooks on the Internet.
Facebook sends so many notifications that sometimes it’s tempting just to turn them off. We tell you how to do it — or how to adjust them so they don’t take over your life.