July 24, 2017

Six months after it was discovered, the first Mac malware of the year is still causing a stir.

The recently discovered Fruitfly malware is a stealthy but highly-invasive malware for Macs that went undetected for years. The controller of the malware has the capability to...

January 5, 2017

Intel mostly missed the boat on smartphones, but the company is trying to establish a firm foothold in the ever-broadening marketplace for connected appliances and other smart things. Intel's latest effort in this arena is its new "Compute Card," a small 94.5mm by 55mm...

August 29, 2016

WhatsApp on Thursday announced an update to its terms and privacy policy -- the first in four years.

Among other things, the changes will affect the ways users can communicate with businesses while continuing to avoid third-party banner ads or spam messages, according t...

May 17, 2016

 

The malware replaces search results with ones from an affiliate program

 

Over the past two years, a group of cybercriminals has infected almost 1 million computers with malware that hijacks search results, even when they're served over encrypted HTTPS connections.

 

The...

May 4, 2016

 

Windows 10 is on pace to power 20% of all Windows desktop systems by the end of June, or around the time Microsoft issues its next major upgrade, according to data published this week.

 

Data from U.S.-based analytics vendor Net Applications pegged Windows 10's user sha...

April 29, 2016

Info stealing malware discovered by Zscaler terminates any installed anti-virus software to steal personal data - and the only way to get rid of it is to completely reset the phone.

 

A banking and personal information stealing mobile malware posing as a Google Chrome up...

April 22, 2016

Imagine you car has been stolen. It’s brand new, you’ve barely made your third payment and it’s your first luxury car, a Mercedes or BMW with all the bells and whistles. You held onto the old Taurus until the fenders almost rusted off, got pre-approved credit at the ba...

April 14, 2016

Ransomware can hit anyone, but hackers are increasingly going after targets that are more willing to pay up.  This PC Magazine story sheds a light on how serious this threat is.  Please read here: https://goo.gl/SEfZjn

April 13, 2016

 

Cybercriminals are targeting people using Apple products as they are more likely to have disposable income, a security expert has warned.

 

Blogger Graham Cluley said that while malware was more common on Windows, Apple customers could not “afford to be lackadaisical” a...

April 12, 2016

 

Two more Canadian cities are moving forward with plans to legalize - and regulate - Uber.

 

City staff in Toronto and Ottawa have developed draft regulations that would create a new set of rules for app-based ride hailing services.

On Friday, Ottawa City Council’s commun...

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