Steer clear of fake premium mobile app unlockers

Sites offering premium apps are popping up all over YouTube comments and elsewhere. Are they legit?

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Fake Royal Mail chatbot offers up…a new iPhone?

We look at reports of a new Royal mail scam making use of a chatbot to trick people into visiting… an iPhone competition landing page?!?!

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Please don’t buy this! 3 gift card scams to watch out for this holiday season

With the holiday season around the corner, we thought it was a good time to look at the dangers that come with gift cards. Gift cards can be an easy win in cases where you don’t know the receiver well enough to decide on a fitting gift, or when their wishes are out of your…

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The Olympics: a timeline of scams, hacks, and malware

We look at a history of malware, hacks, phishes, bogus mobile apps, and more targeting the Olympic Games going back to 1996

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Security pros agree about threats—convincing everyone else is the problem

Getting leadership outside the security org to take threats seriously remains a thorny issue for security pros working at small- and medium-sized businesses.

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Malwarebytes releases SMB Cybersecurity Trust & Confidence Report 2021

We spoke with 704 CIOs, IT directors, sysadmins, decision makers, and heads of security from small- to medium-sized businesses. What did we find?

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How a VPN can protect your online privacy

Choosing the right VPN can help to protect your privacy online, but choosing the wrong one can bite you.

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A week in security (March 4 – 11)

A roundup of cybersecurity news from March 4–11, including a Chrome zero-day, Labs’ data privacy report, news from RSA, and more.

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Instagram story spam claims free Apple Watch

We take a look at Instagram story spam leading to a “free Apple Watch” giveaway on a recently compromised celebrity account.

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Steam spammers have a night at the movies

We take a look at a spammer pushing what are claimed to be free movies on Steam’s videogame artwork section. Spoiler: they’re not movies, and you may want to get a refund for those tickets.

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