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Most home Wi-Fi routers have serious security flaws, and some are so vulnerable to attack they should be thrown out, an expert warns.
Having a Social Security number stolen is the most severe form of identity theft. Here's what to do if it happens to you.
Windows 10 and Windows 11 laptops now come with built-in Microsoft antivirus software. But is it good enough?
More than a dozen models of Asus home Wi-Fi routers are being attacked by a notorious Russian hacking group -- and researchers fear other brands will be affected too.
Having your Facebook account hijacked can be terrifying. But don't panic; here's what you need to do.
vpn VPN providers have all sorts of complex features. Here we explain exactly what NordVPN's Double VPN is, and if it's worth using.
The 'CryptoRom' scam uses promises of romance and quick riches, along with malicious iPhone and Android apps, to fleece victims out of thousands of dollars apiece.
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The German government warned against using Kaspersky antivirus software because it could be weaponized by the Russian government.
VPN While Chrome VPN extensions are rarely as powerful as their desktop counterparts, they're handy for changing location and unblocking sites.
vpn Just like other sites, VPNs can be used with Amazon's streaming service to access blocked content – but not how you might think.
VPN Devices like Roku, PS4s and some Smart TVs don't support VPN connections, but setting up a virtual router is a super simple workaround.
Dozens of phones using a chipset made by China's UNISOC can be hacked, and the chipset maker doesn't seem to have fixed the flaw.
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A new Android malware named after Pablo Escobar steals your passwords and your 2FA codes before completely taking over your phone.
Scams on eBay are still going strong. Here are some of the most common eBay swindle schemes and how you can avoid them.
Bitdefender's Windows antivirus software offers excellent protection along with a slew of features meant to secure your family's systems and identities.
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The Qakbot banking Trojan now infects users by inserting random messages into ongoing email threads, then urging readers to open linked Office files.
Hundreds of HP desktops and laptops are affected by more than a dozen serious security flaws in the UEFI/BIOS firmware. Fortunately, there are fixes available.
The FBI issued a public-service announcement regarding scam callers who pretend to be government officials but want you to pay fines or provide sensitive information immediately.
The best encrypted messaging apps for Android and iOS can stop other people from reading your conversations.
Samsung admitted it had suffered a devastating data breach that leaked internal source code, but insisted no customer personal data was compromised.
Hackers could trick your Echo into listening to its own commands, but Amazon has now patched the vulnerability.
Ordinary Americans are continuing to lose thousands of dollars to telephone scammers pretending to be bank representatives, and a legal loophole lets banks dodge any responsibility.
Norton 360 Standard, Norton 360 Deluxe and Norton 360 with LifeLock include the most complete antivirus-software and identity-protection-service combinations you'll find today.
LifeLock with Norton 360 is kind of an irresistible combination of identity-theft-protection and antivirus software, but it leaves a bit to be desired for credit monitoring.
Kaspersky Security Cloud Free combines excellent malware protection, plenty of extra features and a very light system-performance impact.