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Pinterest Under Siege By Scammers

Pinterest is popular, and that means it's a prime target for cyber scams and malware attacks.

'Smishing' Attacks Are on the Rise

What do you get when you combine SMS text messaging with a phishing attack? Smishing. Beware--smishing attacks and text message spam are on the rise.

Microsoft Issues Swift Fix for Hotmail Bug

Hackers were able to use a Firefox add-on called Tamper Data to intercept the outgoing HTTP request following a password reset request and modify the data, locking out the account holder and gaining access to their inbox.

Online Tax Scams to Guard Against

Scammers are out in force as the tax filing deadline approaches. Here are some of the most common scams to be on the lookout for.

Malware, Phishing Gather in North America

An annual review of global security threats identifies the U.S. and Canada as the primary source of malware attack focus.

Pinterest Is Fertile Ground for Online Scams

Pinterest has burst onto the social networking scene and caught everyone's attention--including the online scammers. Learn how to avoid Pinterest scams.

Hackers Ask 'Will You Be My Valentine?'

With Valentine's Day around the corner, cyber criminals are ramping up spam, phishing, and other attacks targeting the lover's holiday.

Google, Microsoft and Facebook Battle Phishing with New Specification

The initiative is really an attempt to impose a single set of policies on the sometimes arbitrary way that way companies separate the good e-mail from the bad.

Five Ways to Protect Your Email at Work

Hackers can exploit email to hack into your work accounts. But these simple techniques can help protect your email account and company data.

Banks Team with Tech to Fight Phishing

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, LinkedIn and others are partnering with financial institutions as DMARC to educate customers about online scams.