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Information about potential threats to your personal and financial security covering desktops, laptops, and mobile devices.


New ZeroDay: Zbot variant spreads like fire

If you receive an e-mail supposedly from the ‘Bank of America’, with an alleged expenses report attached, make sure you do not open it. Delete it at once. The subject of the e-mail states that this is a ‘”statement of expenses” report notification, with a matching message inside, tagged with the ‘Bank of America’ logo […]

11,000 users fell into a WhatsApp scam

A young Spanish hacker developed a fictive application, which offered users to spy on private messages of their WhatsApp friends. Thousands users went into the site, which required them to register their mobile number. Whoever typed the number fell into a huge fraud by automatically being assigned to an advertisements site that sends ads for […]

The ‘Holy Grail’ of hackers: SIM card security breach is threatening hundreds of millions users

A significant security breach in SIM cards was revealed, allowing attackers to take control over users’ phone and do whatever they please, without the user noticing. Up until now, security breaches were discovered in certain operating systems such as Android, iOS or Windows Phone. Now , it turns out that there are security holes that […]