social media predators

The rise in popularity of social media sites over the last ten years hasn't just been driven by adults. A study by the AACAP...
mobile apps compromise privacy

You love all the apps on your smartphone, but how much do those mobile apps compromise privacy? Most of the time, no one thinks...
social login

Social login is convenient. You just remember your Facebook or Google password and you’re all set. No need to create new logins for every...
trusted contacts

Google recently introduced an app called Trusted Contacts, but Facebook already has a feature by the same name. So, are they the same or...
app store scams

According to Apple, the App Store is the safest place to download apps, but you should be on the lookout for App Store scams....
petya virus

Hot on the heels of the WannaCry ransomware scare in May 2017, the Petya virus spread through European computers, infecting banks, airlines and even...
malicious files

The one thing that makes computers so vulnerable to malicious files is how innocent they often appear. One minute you're minding your own business...
ransomware protection

In the news we often hear about big businesses, hospitals and universities being targeted by ransomware, but individuals are just as likely to be...
wannacry ransomware

On May 12, 2017 several businesses around the world were hit by a WannaCry ransomware cyberattack that Europol is calling "unprecedented". The British National...
facebook fake accounts

While Facebook is one of the main forms of entertainment and socialization for people the world over, it has also become prime hunting grounds...