Browser-based Threats – Don’t Worry, We’ve Got Your Back

In spring 2018, a powerful banking Trojan named BackSwap surfaced, targeting online banking users in Poland. While banking Trojans have seen a sharp decline in popularity in recent years because of advances in antimalware and antivirus technology, BackSwap, which eventually extended its reach to Spanish banks, made headlines because it’s so innovative in its propagation methods and how it hides itself. Because it’s so crafty, … Continue reading Browser-based Threats – Don’t Worry, We’ve Got Your Back

Easter Eggs – The Good, The Bad and The Fun

Some hidden surprises are great – like a heartfelt note left in your kid’s lunchbox on the day of her big science test. Or the forgotten, neatly folded $10 bill tucked inside your jacket pocket. These hidden bonuses are Easter eggs — not the kind that gets tye-dyed and rolled once a year, but the kind that leaves people hunting for more secret treats. How … Continue reading Easter Eggs – The Good, The Bad and The Fun

Webcam Hacking – Taking Back What’s Yours (and get a 14 day free trial on our advanced camera protection tool!)

Today, cameras are everywhere — on our phones, our Alexas, baby monitors, desktops, laptops, home security systems, gaming systems, smart TVs and lots of other connected products too. And here’s a scary thought – those same cameras that are just about everywhere can be used to spy on us. Turning cameras into spying weapons is a whole lot easier than you’re probably thinking. One relatively … Continue reading Webcam Hacking – Taking Back What’s Yours (and get a 14 day free trial on our advanced camera protection tool!)

Women in Cybersecurity: Changing the Face of Cyber, Paving the Path for Tomorrow

March 8th is International Women’s Day, where we pay tribute to the women and men who worked relentlessly to promote equality for women. It’s also an opportunity to examine the current strides being made in the workplace. Cyber Security is one field where, though long considered to be an all-boys club, intrepid women are making incredible progress in changing that mindset. Let’s take a look … Continue reading Women in Cybersecurity: Changing the Face of Cyber, Paving the Path for Tomorrow

8 Tips to Help You Clean Out Your Computer

Some people are neat freaks, while some are…not. Whichever category you fall into (don’t worry, we won’t tell Marie Kondo), chances are, the condition of your computer reflects your personal level of slobbery. There’s no hard and fast rule, but if you find yourself sifting through massive piles of clothes each morning to get to the one shirt you really want, you might also be … Continue reading 8 Tips to Help You Clean Out Your Computer

The Ultimate Guide to Social Media and Privacy

We humans are social beings. Though some people may prefer their own company to that of others, most people crave some level of connectivity, of being a valued part of a network. Humans by nature seek to invite others into their lives, to share in their joy, pain, successes, failures and what they just ate for breakfast (especially if it photographs well). So it’s no … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Social Media and Privacy