Microsoft's Windows operating system and Office suite have some built-in encryption features. Here's how to use them.
From engrossing role-playing adventures to retro-inspired platformers, here are the best games for the Nintendo 3DS and 2DS systems.
As video-game graphics get better and better, a number of games smashed our expectations and took our breath away. Here are a few of them.
Microsoft patched several critical bugs with its latest Patch Tuesday round of updates, but left unfixed a serious Internet Explorer flaw.
British police arrested 16 people in a crackdown on thieves who use hacking devices to bypass car security systems and start the engines.
A report says hackers can steal personal data from your car, or even remotely hijack it. Here's how they do it, and how you can stop them.
Here's how to boost your security on Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer and Safari by setting Adobe Flash Player to click-to-run.
Triple-whammy: The Fessleaks malvertising campaign uses new Adobe Flash Player flaws to infect unsuspecting Web browsers with ransomware.
The U.S.'s second-largest health insurer has been hit with a serious data breach. Here's what to do now to protect yourself.
A flaw found in Internet Explorer 11 lets attackers bypass basic safety standards to create dangerously convincing phishing pages.
Need more Game of Thrones? Part Two of Telltale Games' episodic Game of Thrones adventure brings gamers back to Westeros.
The third Flash zero-day browser exploit in two weeks is in a new malvertising campaign. Here's how to disable Flash to protect yourself.
The FTC has shut down a revenge-porn website and banned the owner from posting nude pictures of people without their permission.
A flaw in older Nintendo 3DSs can be exploited to sideload ROMs of any GameBoy or GameBoy Color game.
A new malvertising campaign has hit porn site xHamster, exploiting an Adobe zero-day to infect the site's visitors with a nasty downloader.
A recently discovered (and already patched) flaw in Blackphone's Silent Text app would have let attackers snoop on messages and more.
Encrypted messaging app Wickr has launched a new photo-sharing feature, letting users create feeds of self-destructing photos.
Apple's forthcoming update to OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 will include patches for the Thunderstrike bootkit attach, reports say.
Google's Project Zero has done to Apple what it recently did to Microsoft, disclosing three OS X flaws before Apple had patched them.
You'll now be able to send and receive WhatsApp messages on desktop via the Google Chrome browser, but only if you're not an iOS user.
Ad company Turn uses Verizon's UIDHs, aka 'indestructible cookies,' to track Verizon customers even after they delete their browser cookies.
Currently on Indiegogo, the Protocycler is a device that turns botched 3D-print jobs and recyclables into new 3D printing filament.
Over Microsoft's protests, Google has disclosed the details of yet another Microsoft flaw, this one in the encryption on Windows 7 and 8.1.