Viruses

Ransomware, malware, and other threats in tech. For something more general try Security or Online Privacy.




We'll take a detailed look into the typology of cryptomining malware, and discuss five of the biggest crypto-malware attacks. Plus, we'll...


In truth, encryption is rooted in practices that date back thousands of years. The technology and codes have changed, but some of the...


Since cyberattacks have ramped up over the past few years, data encryption needs to keep pace. But what advancements should be considered...


One of the major cyber security predictions for 2020 is that there will be a rise in ransomware attacks; not just your average ransomware...


Phishing scams are rapidly evolving both in terms of the tools being used and the cleverness with which they are being designed. But there...


A data breach impacting personal identifiable information (PII) can ruin someone's life, but an attack on critical health infrastructure...


As technology continues to play an ever larger role in our lives, these threats can leave users feeling exposed.


The spread of malware online has made many people fear attachments, apps and even web pages. Find out what kind of malware is out there and...


Ransomware can cripple a business, but what can you do about it? Security experts weigh in on options.


Malware doesn't just affect computers anymore - it's becoming an ever-increasing threat to Android devices as well. Learn about Android...


CryptoLocker began crippling computers in late 2013. Now the new and improved PowerLocker has been discovered, and is even more dangerous...


No matter where you turn, it seems there's a new, more powerful computer virus. This infographic shows some of cyberwarfare's recent...


These threats come from attackers with substantial means, backing and motivation to inflict major damage.


These computer viruses all rocked the Internet. Find out which one really caused the most damage.