Smart smoke detectors are connected to the internet and relay alerts to your smartphone, or automatically turn on the lights. Here are the best.
Net Nanny is one of the best parental-control apps on iOS or Android, though it lacks call or text monitoring.
A flaw in Apple's Safari browser could let malicious websites trick you into sending strangers your browsing history and other personal data.
IdentityForce offers the best overall service when credit monitoring is factored in, but LifeLock has the edge on pure identity protection.
More than 1,200 iPhone apps may be infected with malicious adware, a security firm says, but Apple denies there's any problem.
More Windows 10 users are reporting all manner of errors after installing the latest Windows 10 cumulative security updates.
Acronis True Image is expensive and complicated, but it offers a wide range of options and features for hard-core PC users.
Microsoft is not forcing you to use Windows Defender, but a change in the Windows Registry options makes it much harder to go without any kind of antivirus protection permanently.
Microsoft pushed out an emergency Windows patch to fix two security flaws in Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2.
Data scraped from nearly 235 million Instragram, TikTok and YouTube profiles ended up in an unprotected online database.
Crooks are poisoning open-source Mac software projects with malware that steals passwords and credit cards, installs ransomware and replaces Safari with a malicious browser.
The latest 'Canary' development versions of Chrome let you create a desktop shortcut to automatically open the browser in Incognito mode.
vpn Using a VPN to change your location is a really useful feature, but how does it work? Here's our quick guide to get you started.
vpn Free services are incredibly tempting, but are there situations where they won't do? We run down who should and shouldn't use them.
vpn Before signing up for a free service, be sure you understand how your personal data, connection, and screen time are being monetized.
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The email pretended to be from Verizon Support, with targets asked to provide a range of personal information including email addresses, passwords and phone numbers.
vpn One of the most popular reasons to get a VPN is to access geo-blocked content, but are free services up to the task?
Security researchers say cyber crooks could have changed Alexa skills and accessed user data by exploiting a range of flaws.
We put Mozilla VPN through its paces, testing out the popular browser's first standalone VPN product to see if it lives up to the hype.
According to cybersecurity firm ESET, the Mekotio banking Trojan is currently active in Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Spain, Peru and Portugal.
vpn Find out what the benefits of a no-fee VPN are, and learn how they can help you stay safe online.
VPN While a VPN can be really useful, do you really need one? Here' we'll drill into the details and see if a VPN is right for you.
vpn Many countries restrict VoIP calls, so if you live in or are travelling to one, you'll need a VPN to access WhatsApp and the rest.
Kaspersky disclosed two zero-day flaws actively being exploited in Windows, with the last patch being issued yesterday.
Top cybersecurity-training firm the SANS Institute fell prey to a phishing attack that ended up exposing 28,000 user records.
The TikTok Android app secretly tracked millions of users by collecting permanent device IDs in violation of Google's rules, a report says.
Avast Free Antivirus offers a ton of features for a free antivirus program but has mediocre malware protection and a heavy system load.