Freezing your credit files is the most effective and cheapest way to minimize your chances of identity theft. Here's how to do it.
A credit freeze may be the single best way to protect your identity. Here's how to set one up with Equifax.
A credit freeze is the simplest and cheapest way to protect yourself from identity theft. Here's how to set one up with Experian.
Freezing your credit file may be the single most effective way to prevent identity theft, and it's free. Here's how to get a credit freeze with TransUnion.
A 21-year-old American living abroad claimed credit for the massive T-Mobile data breach that's affected at least 54 million people and said the company's 'security is awful.'
A 'mod' that changes some aspects of WhatsApp on Android is actually laced with dangerous malware, Kaspersky reports.
Like Razer gaming gear, SteelSeries keyboards, mice and headsets can let unauthorized users get full system control during the installation process.
A new malware scam starts with a convincing-looking fake email from UPS, and the included tracking link takes you to the real UPS site. But that's where the trouble begins.
Routers, range extenders and Wi-Fi adapters from at least 65 different manufacturers are being attacked by cybercriminals, and fixes aren't yet available for most of the vulnerable devices.
If you care about your personal data, you shouldn't do business with companies that do a lousy job of protecting it.
T-Mobile has increased the number of accounts affected by its recent data breach by 6 million, for a total of 54 million.
A well-known hacker claims to have 70 million user records stolen from AT&T, but the company denies a data breach.
Google lets you prevent other people from copying, downloading or printing your Google Drive files. Here's how to do so.
Following an FBI warning that crooks are breaking into food-delivery accounts, Tom's Guide found that most delivery apps like Seamless, DoorDash and Instacart don't offer basic account protections.
T-Mobile's identity-theft-protection page for people affected by the company's massive data breach asks only for an email address and phone number, meaning anyone can try to sign up.
Apple has quietly released a password manager for Windows, but it's not for anyone who doesn't often use a Mac or an iPhone.
NortonLifeLock plans to merge with Avast, and the combined company would have 25% of the market. Could it use its dominance to kill free antivirus software?
A hacker says they've stolen account data on 100 million T-Mobile customers, including Social Security numbers, driver's-license numbers and dates of birth.
Facebook said end-to-end encryption was now an option for Messenger voice and video calls, and being tested for Messenger group chats and calls, Instagram DMs and calls.
The latest strains of the AdLoad Mac malware punch right through Apple's built-in defenses, reports a security firm.
Deepfake technology is getting so good that it will become commonplace in phishing scams, an expert said at the Black Hat security conference.
Web apps, Google Workspace and the OAuth shared access mechanism are endangering user security and privacy with their complexity, researchers said at the Black Hat and DEF CON security conferences.
Millions of home Wi-Fi routers around the world are under attack from botnet malware, days after a firmware flaw was publicly disclosed.
Home gateway routers often reveal their users' addresses on the internet, thanks to an unwise formatting decision made more than 20 years ago.