Covid app’s privacy information ruled not clear enough

The UK’s data watchdog has issued a reprimand to both the Scottish government and NHS National Services Scotland about their COVID Status app

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Warning issued over tampered QR codes

QR codes have become an essential part of contactless payments during the pandemic. But criminals are taking advantage of this.

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Phishers on the prowl with fake parking meter QR codes

We look at a wave of bogus QR codes stuck to multiple genuine parking meters across Texas.

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Update now! Mozilla fixes security vulnerabilities in Firefox 94

Mozilla has issued patches for several vulnerabilities in the Firefox browser. We discuss some of the high impact issues.

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If a QR code leads you to a Bitcoin ATM at a gas station, it’s a scam

We look at a small flourishing of QR code scams, and cast an eye over some of the most interesting QR-related attacks of 2021.

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QR code scams are making a comeback

With QR codes being used more as a means to help create a COVID-19 proof environment, we’re also seeing a comeback of QR codes scams.

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6 ways hackers are targeting retail businesses

Whether it’s a high-volume shopping season or not, retail businesses are at risk from cybercriminals in a number of ways. Learn how hackers target retailers and shoppers alike.

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QR code scam can clean out your bank account

QR code scams are still popular. We should learn to treat QR codes like we do any other unrecognizable URL: with suspicion on where it will take us.

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