Scam Alert: Phishing Emails Target Shoppers with Post-Holiday Offer!

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The holiday shopping season may be over, but scammers aren’t calling it quits yet. Con artists are sending phony emails and texts that look like messages from major retailers instructing you to redeem reward points accrued during your holiday shopping. Just hit delete on these phishing messages! How the Scam Works You receive an unsolicited…Read More

Uninstall ‘CamScanner’ App Right Now – Even Google removed it from Play Store!

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With over 100 million installs, CamScanner is one of the most popular scanning apps on the Play Store. That didn’t matter much to Google, which removed the app from the Play Store due to malicious code discovered. According to security firm Kaspersky, the malicious code was spotted in several CamScanner updates published between June and…Read More

‘Agent Smith’ Malware has replaced Android apps code on 25 million devices

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No, we haven’t just dropped into the Matrix and no, Keanu Reeves, although breath-taking, won’t save you from the Agent Smith Malware. A new strain of Android malware has infected 25 million devices and modified legitimate apps with a malicious ads module, according to a report by the security company Check Point. The malware doesn’t…Read More

Beware! Cryptocurrency Botnet Spreads Rapidly Through Android Devices

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As often as we hear stories of regulation and clampdowns, we’re now hearing more of hacks and malware. A new incursion is discovered on an almost weekly basis now as cyber-criminals edge away from ransomware and into cryptocurrency mining malware. The latest detection was made by Chinese security researchers who uncovered an Android-based mining worm….Read More