How to Block the “Sindhi Text Bomb” on iOS

How to Block the “Sindhi Text Bomb” on iOS

Apple has made quite a few headlines these past couple of days, including one of a particularly annoying – and potentially dangerous – crashing bug. The Sindhi “text bomb,” as it’s come ...
Instant communication platforms are prime targets for cybercriminals during Covid-19 pandemic

Instant communication platforms are prime targets for cybercriminals during Covid-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 outbreak has transformed into a 24/7 nightmare for people all over the globe. Safety measures have forced workers to comply with Coronavirus recommendations or their employer’s policy, and start working ...
Miracle cures and dodgy advice for Coronavirus

Miracle cures and dodgy advice for Coronavirus

As the Covid-19 pandemic spreads across the world, fraudsters are preying on the fears of consumers everywhere. Misinformation is spreading like wildfire, and misbranded or unapproved products claiming to have curative effects ...
How scammers exploit Spring Break in the time of COVID-19

How scammers exploit Spring Break in the time of COVID-19

Millions of US students and their families have looked forward to a fun-in-the-sun vacation for months now. However, with the Coronavirus outbreak declared a worldwide pandemic, most have either postponed trips or ...
Coronavirus Phishing Scams Exploit Misinformation

Coronavirus Phishing Scams Exploit Misinformation

A series of phishing scams have exploited the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to either spread malware, trick victims into giving away sensitive information, or raise funds that they falsely claim will help ...
Coronavirus Medical Supply Scams Prey on Fear

Coronavirus Medical Supply Scams Prey on Fear

As headlines buzz with the latest news and developments on the Coronavirus outbreak, scammers and threat actors are piggybacking on the fears of consumers everywhere. They are becoming more resourceful in their ...
5 Safety Tips for Working Remotely

5 Safety Tips for Working Remotely

Amid the Coronavirus scare, employees everywhere are packing their laptops and working remotely. Different organizations have different remote-working policies. While some mandate strict security protocols, others are more permissive, and even careless ...
What is Ransomware and What You Need to Know to Stay Safe?

What is Ransomware and What You Need to Know to Stay Safe?

While there may be more than 1 billion pieces of malware prowling the internet for a chance to infect victims, one particular piece of nastiness has been inflicting financial losses and security ...
Cyber Security Awareness Month: Checklist for a Cyberaware Life

Cyber Security Awareness Month: Checklist for a Cyberaware Life

Living in the city, we learn to tread cautiously in dodgy neighborhoods, ask hard questions of fast-talking salesmen and look both ways before crossing the street. But we increasingly live online. Most ...
‘Your account has been locked’ – 7 telltale signs of a phishing scam

‘Your account has been locked’ – 7 telltale signs of a phishing scam

According to study after study, phishing remains the most efficient attack vector for bad actors to steal your data. Even though attackers have plenty of options, they prefer phishing because it does ...