Half of anti-malware products fail to recognize notable threats

Only two solutions scored a perfect 100 percent. Of course, you get what you pay for, and if you rely on free products to protect your most valuable data; you have to question how much you really value it ! A recent report looks into the detection rates of a...

India Bans 47 More Chinese Apps

India has banned 47 more Chinese apps just weeks after blocking the highly popular video-sharing platform TikTok and 58 others over national security and privacy concerns, an information ministry official and media reports said Monday. Tensions between the world's two most-populous nations soared last month after a Himalayan border clash that left...

Instacart Customers’ Data Is Being Sold Online

Names, credit card data, addresses, and information on transactions as recent as yesterday are being sold online. Buzzfeed says information including “names, the last four digits of credit card numbers, and order histories” appearing to belong to 278,531 Instacart accounts is available to buy. (Though it’s impossible to verify that...

Catalonian Politician’s Phone Targeted by Spyware

One of Catalonia’s most senior politicians has been warned his mobile phone was targeted using spyware its makers say is only sold to governments to track criminals and terrorists. WhatsApp believes the attacks occurred over a two week period in April to May 2019, when a total of 1,400 of...

HOWTO: Delete Your Houseparty Account & App

With the recent rumours of the Houseparty being hacked, many people are rushing to delete the app; but are not quite thinking that they also need to delete their account too. Here's how to do both in the right order: Send an email to support@houseparty.com In the subject line, type Delete...