“GhostCtrl” is a new Android virus that comes with a wide variety of terrifying features. Find out what GhostCtrl can do and how you can combat it.
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Pharming can redirect your computer from a legitimate URL to a fake copy and steal your login credentials. Find out what pharming is and how to prevent it.
Text files are usually not associated with malware, but the recent subtitles malware will change this perception. Learn what subtitles malware is and how to avoid it.
The WannaCry ransomware managed to infect an unprecedented 230,000 systems spread across 150 countries. Find out what it is and how you can combat it.
Recently it was discovered that a strand of Android malware, called FalseGuide, managed to infect up to 2 million Android phones. How did it do this, and what does it mean for apps as a whole?
Some Android phones were found to have preinstalled malware, even before the customer receives the phone. Here is how you can tackle preinstalled malware on your Android phone.
Android malware does exist on your phone. If you are wondering if your phone is infected, here’s how to check for Android malware and how to get rid of it.
Other than the usual malware, there is also the scareware scam that scares you to install infected software. Let’s learn how it works and how you can protect yourself.
If you are downloading an app outside of the Mac App store, it is best to scan the package file for malware before you install it. Here’s how you can do it in macOS.
Everyone seems to have their own opinion on the best way to fight it, so we asked our writers, “What are your best tips for fighting malware?
One way a malicious user can get access to your data is by playing off your day-to-day life routines. Here are a few examples of how malware distributors can hijack your daily routine and really ruin your day.
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A number of viruses evade security software detection causing huge problems. So we ask: are anti-malware applications worth the trouble anymore?
Recently Apple users were shocked when their devices were hit with Ransomware as Apple is not known for being susceptible to viruses. What is your opinion of Apple after it was hit with Ransomware?
Microsoft recently introduced Windows Defender Offline. It can be used to scan and remove nasty viruses and malware. Here’s how to use this antivirus program offline.
Whether you are dealing with people or machines, viruses can seem like a real threat. Is antivirus useful, and how do you safeguard your device?
Stagefright might just be the biggest exploit to have been discovered in Android yet. If you’re wondering how to protect your device, read on to find out!
This article is targeted at smartphone malware and explains what it is, how it’s transmitted, how it works, how to remove it and how to protect yourself.