Internet, Networking, & Security News

From the latest malware threats, to important security patches, to major outages, we'll keep you in the know and teach you how to stay safe.
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Opera VPN Pro Now Available for Mac and Windows
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Your Phone Could Soon Let You Block Access to Personal Data
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That Text From Your Friend May Not Be as Innocent as It Seems
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Blocking Macros Is Only the First Step in Defeating Malware
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Researchers Show Popular GPS Tracker Is Vulnerable to Hackers
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Don’t Let This Rediscovered Computer Hack Scare You
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New macOS Malware Uses Several Tricks to Spy on You
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New Google Play Store Rules Could Encourage Privacy Violations
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FTC Intends to Crack Down on Illegal Use and Sharing of Your Sensitive Data
Cyber Security, Phishing, E-Mail, Network Security, Computer Hacker, Cloud Computing, Ransomware
That Sudden Zip File in the Email Thread Could Be Malware
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Keep Your Eyes Peeled for Scams on Amazon Prime Day
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Why You Shouldn’t Use Chrome’s Updated Password Manager
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New Firefox Privacy Feature Might Not Benefit Many
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Google Fixes Critical Flaw in Chrome
Google Password Manager
Google Simplifies Password Manager
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T-Mobile Expands 5G Coverage to 80+ Cities
Brave Search Engine beta
Brave Hands You the Keys to It's Search Results
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Why You Shouldn't Plug Unknown Devices Into Your Computer
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Chrome Gets Better Phishing and Malware Protections on iOS
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Your Browser Extensions Might Make You More Trackable
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Email Threats Are Still on the Rise
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Firefox’s New Privacy Feature Is a Step in the Right Direction
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Microsoft Officially Suspends All Support for Internet Explorer
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Hardware Flaw in Bluetooth Chipsets Could Allow Signal Tracking
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Firefox Says 'No' to Cross-site Cookie Tracking
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Why You Shouldn’t Store Sensitive Details in a Web Browser
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Vivaldi Believes an Email Client in Your Browser Is the Way to Go
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MIT Experts Find Security Flaw in M1 Chip
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A .doc File Could Put Your Windows Computer at Risk
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Vodafone’s Bid to Keep the Internet Free Could Impact Your Privacy
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Presearch Wants to Be the Next Google Search, Minus the Privacy Concerns
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Facial Recognition Industry Could Face a Reset
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Researchers Demonstrate a Vulnerability in Bluetooth
History Book extension on Mac, iPhone, and iPad
History Book Is How a Web Browser's History Feature Should Work
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Paypal Vulnerability Is Still Unpatched, Researchers Say
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What the End of Sharing Streaming Passwords Means For You
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Some Websites Could Leak Your Data Even Before You Submit It
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Biometrics Are Reliable, but May Not Be Worth the Risk
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EU Proposal to Safeguard Children Online Could Become a Privacy Nightmare
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Mysterious New Windows Malware Continues to Vex Researchers
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White House Details New Plan for Low-Cost Internet
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You Could Still Be at Risk From the Log4J Vulnerability
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Apple, Google, and Microsoft to Expand Passwordless Log-in
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Everyone (Including Your Boss) Needs to Use Better Passwords
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Hackers Have Found a Way to Spoof Any Gmail Address
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Firefox’s 100th Build Brings Picture-in-Picture Subtitles and More
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Google Play Apps Will Disclose How Much They Know About You
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Your Video Conferencing App May Listen, Even When Muted
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You Can Now Ask Google to Remove Personal Info From Searches
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Brave Search’s New Feature Aims to Provide 'More Relevant' Results
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It's Now Easier for Hackers to Use Public Info Against You
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Not All Apps Are Safe, Even if They Seem to Work
Using Can't Post It
"Can’t Post It" App Takes a New Approach to Public Privacy
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Turns Out, Apple’s Hide My Email Feature Is Pretty Great
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That Call From Your Bank Might Be a Scam
DuckDuckGo browser beta for Mac
Why You Need DuckDuckGo’s Privacy Browser
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Scanning That QR Code Could Be More Dangerous Than You Realize
DuckDuckGo Mac
DuckDuckGo’s Privacy-Focused Web Browser Launches on Mac
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Windows 11 Wants to Save You From Phishing Attacks