A hardware or USB security key is one of the best ways to protect your online accounts. Here’s how they work and how to choose one.
WhatsApp now lets you encrypt your chat backups with a private key, Facebook said in a series of online postings. Here's how the process works.
A new scam text targeting Verizon customers has been spotted, so look out for weird messages claiming to be from the carrier and don't click the link.
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Apps on Android and iOS are roughly equal in how much they track and profile you, Oxford researchers have found.
Apple’s commitment to privacy has earned the company plaudits from across the tech spectrum, but could it have an ulterior motive?
Chrome browser extensions falling under the existing browser framework will stop working in January 2023, which could nuke many ad blockers.
About 4.6 million people who shopped on the Neiman Marcus website before June 2020 had credit cards and account passwords stolen in a data breach, the company said.
The expiration of a security certificate on Sept. 30 may kill internet access for older iPhones, Macs, smart TVs and millions of other devices.
Former employees who reportedly worked on the Amazon Astro project have called the device a "privacy nightmare" and "terrible" — here's why.
An researcher posted exploits for three apparent iOS 15 security flaws online because he said Apple has done nothing to patch them after having known of them for nearly five months.
Xiaomi and Huawei phones pose security and privacy risks and shouldn't be used, warns the Lithuanian government. OnePlus phones were found to be harmless.
vpn Since Netflix changed its VPN blocking tactics, just about every VPN provider has had issues. Here's what I found when I tested the big boys.
Dozens of security and privacy issues have been found in Zoom, though not all are serious and many have been fixed. Here's what you need to know.
Microsoft now lets all account holders sign in without a password. Here's how it works and how to set it up.
Apple's iOS 15 is adding many new privacy and security features. Here are the most significant ones coming to your iPhone when the software update arrives Sept. 20.
vpn Kape Technologies has bought up market leader ExpressVPN - does this mean anything for its users?
Facebook still can't read your WhatsApp messages, despite a major news piece that implies otherwise. Here's what's really going on.
Apple said it was delaying the planned rollout of its program that would scan iPhones for child-sexual-abuse-material.
A 'mod' that changes some aspects of WhatsApp on Android is actually laced with dangerous malware, Kaspersky reports.
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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.
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.
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vpn International VPN Day might not be the celebration many of us asked for, but it's certainly one we need. Here's what it means to you.
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?