An old Chrome bug has been taken advantage of once again by scammers trying to hit unwitting users with tech support scams.
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While you can make use of a good security software to improve online security, the best protection against online scams and attacks is not software but good habits.
You must have heard about internet scams or could have even fallen victim once before. Let’s explore ten notorious internet scams you might encounter and how to avoid them.
It is important to know that a website is safe before using it. There are many signals that can help you check if a website is legit and safe to use. When surfing the web, make sure to watch out for these signals.
More and more people are going online to look for their soulmates, and this is where “catfishing” scams come in. Learn how catfishing works and how to protect yourself from it.
The “Troubleshooter” malware scam creates convincing-looking blue screens to trick and panic users to pay up. Here is how you can fix the Troubleshooter malware without spending any money.
Scammers often find loopholes and escape routes to dodge PayPal’s anti-scam precautions. Here’s common Paypal scams you should be aware of.
A group of researchers have managed to create an automated spear phishing detection project. Learn how it works to combat spear phishing.
For those who are hesitant to do shopping online out of safety concerns, here are some ways to minimize the risks involved when making online transactions.
A new Gmail security threat has surfaced, and it’s so sneaky it’s left the experts baffled. Here’s all you need to know to protect yourself from the scam.
Stay safe this holiday season. Here are 5 of the most common online shopping scams going around this year along with tips on how you can protect yourself.
Thousands of online accounts get compromised every day via phising sites. Here we will show you how to recognize a phising site and what you can do after your account is compromised.
If you have received calls from people at Make Tech Easier, they are not from us, and beware of any scam to access your PC remotely.
Tech support scams are the most common way that PC users, especially Windows users, are hoodwinked into paying cash. Here’s what you should know about them.
Facebook scammers love to turn the misfortune of others into an opportunity to make a quick buck. Here are some of the techniques they use.
If you receive an email from Facebook, beware! This latest Facebook email scam attempts to claim username and password details from innocent users.
Craigslist is a popular place for people to buy and sell stuff. It is also a good hangout for fraudster to scam the user. This guide will teach you how to avoid scams on Craigslist.
Are you aware of the threats that exist against you when you’re online? Cybercrime is a bigger threat than you might imagine. Just as our time online is increasing, the threats against us when we’re online are increasing as well.